There are beautiful places from around the world promising travelers the best of tourist attractions. With the likes of state of the art museums to be opened this year and wondrous historical sites, there are lots of beautiful places one can visit 2020. Below are our top ten places in the world to visit in 2020:
First on the list of places to visit is Egypt's capital, Cairo. Set to keep its standing as a city with a proud history, this 2020, Cairo will be opening its Grand Egyptian Museum for travelers to experience Egyptian history and marvel at artifacts like the statue of King Ramses II and 54,000 objects retrieved from King Tutankhamen's tomb.
The museum also has 28 shops where you can shop for souvenirs and 10 restaurants where you can enjoy Egyptian dishes.
2. Waterton Glacier International Peace Park, Montana, And Alberta, Canada
The Waterton Glacier International Peace Park is made up of the Glacier National Park, Montana, USA and it’s Northern neighbor, the Waterton Lakes National Park, Canada.
While visiting the Glacier, some of the remarkable tourist attractions worth exploring are Logan Pass, Lake McDonald, the Many Glacier Area, and the Going-to-the-Sun Road.
While at the Glacier park, you could lodge at the Prince of Wales Hotel or go hiking at Crooked Creek.
Bosnia-Herzegovina has cast aside its war past to be among the top places to visit.
The country's capital, Sarajevo, is home to tourist attractions like Churches, Mosques, and even synagogues from centuries ago. Visit war sites like Mount Trebevic; a Winter Olympics venue destroyed in 1984 and rebuilt in 2018, and the Bridge at Mostar, built in the 16th century, destroyed in 1993 and rebuilt in 2004.
At Mostar Bridge, tourists can dive into the Neretva river and attend music festivals as well.
Southwest of Mostar is Medjugorje, authorized by the pope as Catholic pilgrimage destination in May 2019, after being flocked by Catholics following reported sightings of Virgin Mary at the Apparition Hill in 1981.
Located Southwest of India is the Maldives, adorned with 530 guesthouses, 190 coral Islands and over 140 resorts.
4th on the list of places to visit, the Maldives opened in 2019, 7 new resorts and 28 guest houses, including remarkable places like the Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi, Raffles Maldives Meradhoo Resort, Residence Maldives at Dhigurah, and the Intercontinental Maldives Maamunagu Resort.
Tourists visiting the Maldives can do activities like Kayaking over the reefs and relax at the guesthouses.
5. Salzburg, Austria
Famous for its 100-year old music festival, Salzburg is one city that will appeal to you if you love music and the arts. The festival is a blend of opera, classical music, and drama.
This year, the festival is heading towards being better than ever with special displays and events like concerts, plays, readings, and Mozart matinees, promising music and art lovers amazing shows that are definitely worth attending.
6. Washington DC, USA
Washington DC has more to offer than just being the center of American politics.
Reasons, why this is one of the best places to visit, are tourist attractions like the city’s blooming renaissance, revitalized waterfronts, impressive food culture, new museums and trees, and a floating Wetland system.
7. Galway, Ireland
Good for “walkabouts” Galway, easily makes it to the list of places to visit. The city bubbles with lively pubs and cafés from where you can watch street performers. The city is packed with tourist attractions for tourists to enjoy.
8. Kyoto, Japan
The formal capital of Japan, Kyoto, is the city of Imperial History, fine arts, and high style.
Some of the tourist attractions in this city include the Fukuda Art Museum, Kyoto City Kyocera Museum of Arts, as well as its bridges, temples, and 17 heritage sites, all attested by UNESCO.
If you are looking to stay in a hotel, then you should consider either the Aman Kyoto hotel, Park Hyatt Kyoto, or the Ace Kyoto Hotel.
9. Swedish Lapland
The No 9 out of places to visit. Take a trip to the Swedish Lapland to see the Northern Lights, soak and relax in cold baths, relax hot saunas, as well as relax in land-based and floating hotel rooms.
Enjoy tourist attractions, such as stargazing and dog sledding. Stay in the Ice hotel rooms, Tree Hotels in Harads, or stay at the Geujna, the Sami Eco Lodge to get acquainted with the Sami people.
10. Kochi, India
Located in Kerala, India, Kochi does well to preserve that Indian heritage which foreigners find intriguing. Kochi is a mixture of the past and present, holding on to its history while still embracing the present.
It is indubitably one of the best places to visit. Here, it is easy to get lost in all of the tourist attractions like Boho Cafés, home-stays embedded in colonial-era streets, and progressive galleries.