If the vaccine is indeed going sooner than later (fingers crossed!), 2021 might be the year of travel. It’s the time to redeem ourselves by fulfilling our wanderlust that’s long been set aside because of the pandemic.
Get your pens and papers ready to take note of the best destinations to visit next year, as recommended by the National Geographic. Prepare to wait for discounts and deals on your favorite airlines too!
Tourism is looking to be huge in 2021 as people make up for postponed vacations. Hence, “revenge travel.” And to be honest, we are all on board with this phenomenon!
National Geographic recently released their annual list of “Best of the World 2021.”
“The world is full of wonders—even if they’re hard to reach,” National Geographic explains. “While the pandemic has brought our journeys to a standstill, it has not quieted our curiosity. Ahead of a new year—with the promise of a return to travel—we are eager to share these 25 timely tales of timeless places that will define our future itineraries.”
Furthermore, they urged travel enthusiasts and even jet-setters to start dreaming of the day we can go, “The joy of travel comes from the unexpected. Now is the time to dream of your next journey and lay the foundation for your next trip. We hope our list of the new year’s most important places will inspire you. We look forward to seeing you out in the world soon!”
Whether you’re into islands or the cold, they’ve got a place for you. See the list below:
Katmai National Park, Alaska
Los Glaciares National Park, Argentina
Svaneti Region, Georgia
Pueblo Nations, New Mexico
Gyeongju, Republic of Korea
Vitoria-Gasteiz, Basque Country, Spain
Check out the list here.