These are the Top 28 destinations to visit in 2019

It’s never easy to decide on the Top 28 Destinations for the new year—there are so many amazing places to visit! But we’ve debated it and now the TravelSquire’s team of editors has finally decided. We dove a little deeper this year looking at unique destinations with intriguing sites and experiences. Our 2019 choices cover a diverse geographic wish list stretching around the globe and our criteria is unbiased.

No matter what your travel style, we have a destination for you: from newsworthy destinations with plenty of reasons to celebrate to ones full of art and culture. There are active destinations with hiking trails to challenge you and, of course, plenty of options for food and drink lovers.

Some of our choices will be familiar to you, while others may be new. We’ve focused on many destinations that are off the typical tourist trail — because who wants to go where everyone else goes?

We hope you’ll consider some of these incredible destinations in your 2019 travel plans. If you do, it’s possible you’ll run into the TravelSquire team!

So, here they are. Our Top 28 hot destinations for 2019. We’ve categorized them as:

  • Newsworthy destinations
  • Diving deeper
  • Cultural explorations
  • Rising stars

Newsworthy destinations

St. Maarten Island by PebblePicJay
  • The Caribbean
  • Egypt
  • Saskatoon, Canada
  • Germany
  • Southwest England
  • Atlanta, Georgia
  • Vis, Croatia

Diving deeper

Cradle Mountain, Tasmania by Steven Penton
  • Kobe, Japan
  • Belize
  • Faroe Islands
  • Reno, Nevada
  • Tasmania
  • Cambodian Coast
  • Ica, Peru

Cultural explorations

Lake Kivu, Rwanda
  • Rwanda
  • Singapore
  • Upstate New York
  • Medellin, Colombia
  • Benicia, CA
  • Central Norway
  • Vipavska Dolina, Slovenia

Rising stars

Seville by Joe Lin
  • Seville, Spain
  • Mobile, Alabama
  • Oaxaca, Mexico
  • Brno, Czech Republic
  • Newfoundland
  • Quito, Ecuador
  • Billings, Montana

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