The Travellers’ Choice 2011 list identifies the top destinations in the world, as voted by the travelling public. The list also includes the best hotels, Bed & Breakfasts, city base apartments, and more. The southernmost tip of Africa, Cape Town offers breathtaking views and whale watching. The city is also home to some of the world’s best wines and historical prisons like Robben Island.
Whether you’re planning a trip for business or pleasure, there’s a destination for you. Travel companies like Tripadvisor release lists every year that include the best places to visit and activities to enjoy. While you’re planning your next vacation, start with this list to see where’s on top.
Paris, France is one of the best places in the world for travelers, receiving over 30 million visitors each year. Its culture, gastronomy, fashion, and architecture make this city one of the world’s best destinations. It’s full of attractions to satisfy any traveler, from the history buff to the nature lover. Even seasoned travelers will find the city fascinating. One of the best ways to see the city is to take a walk along the Seine.
Another great destination is Angkor Wat in Cambodia, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This religious monument is the world’s largest religious monument and was originally built as a Hindu temple before it was converted into a Buddhist temple. The first European to visit the site in 1586 said, “There is no building on earth that can compare with it.” His comments are echoed by travelers today.