Top 10 Travel Destinations for 2021
Outside of hosting the 2020 Summer Olympics, Japan is a top pick for travelers hungry for a taste of its unparalleled food scene, rich cultural heritage, trailblazing architecture and see-it-here-first fashion. Travel through the amazing scenery of Nagano and Shibu Onsen, stay in energizing Tokyo and Osaka, be amazed by the natural beauty of Fuji, and succumb to the extravagance of classic Kyoto. Read more in our 2021 Japan Travel Guide.
2. Kenya / Tanzania
From Kilimanjaro to grassy savannas, on a safari trip to Kenya you will see immense landscapes, captivating wildlife & rich fauna. Discover Africa and all its magic for the most beautiful safari memories, nature hikes and unforgettable human encounters.
Lima and its newfound top-notch food scene will appeal to all your senses, but Lima should be your first stop towards Cusco and the Sacred Valley. Hike to Machu Picchu or take the train up the ancient city. One thing is for sure: this experience will transform you. Read more in our 2021 Peru Travel Guide.
From the mythical temples of Angkor to the capital Phnom Penh, it is hard not to fall in love with the “pearl of Asia.” The kingdom of Southeast Asia is full of little-known gems of greenery and culture.
A trip to Iceland, land of extremes and contrasts, bordering the polar circle, is the occasion for a fabulous lesson in geology. Volcanoes, glaciers, lava fields, geothermal areas, natural baths, and black sand beaches compose wild landscapes which, depending on the sky and the lighting, evoke the beginning or the end of the world.
The Egyptians are under-taking the pharaonic task to finish the much-anticipated Grand Egyptian Museum in time for its scheduled gala opening later in 2021. Egypt has regained international appeal these past few years with increased security and is considered a safe destination. Go and enjoy those ancient sites now before the word gets out! Read more in our 2021 Egypt Travel Guide.
At the crossroads of central Europe and the Mediterranean, Croatia pulls you in with a culture influenced by the Illyrian, Celtic, Ottoman, Greek, Roman, Venetian, Italian, Hungarian, French, and Austrian civilizations. With its thousands of islands and islets, its architectural gems, its preserved nature reserves and parks, its lakes and waterfalls, its villages with timeless charms, Croatia is a destination privileged to be your next trip.
8. Utah, USA
With a past made up of cowboy legends and stories, a trip to Utah is a dive into the deep American West, that of books and cinema. This state fascinates with its history but also with its landscapes--as diverse as sumptuous, from the green plains to the arid deserts overhung by snow-capped peaks.
Often in the shadow of other nearby destinations, Greenland is a fabulous country that deserves a spot on this list. Cruising is one of the best ways to discover this territory, as there is no real road network. This adventure of a lifetime will take you to places you never imagined and cross paths with people you never thought you would meet.
A small legendary country in the Himalayas, landlocked between India and China (Tibet), Nepal has long been difficult to access. Eight of the 10 highest peaks in the world are found on its territory, including Mount Everest. The country attracts many trekking enthusiasts who want to explore the most beautiful trails in the world. Nepal also seduces for its culture, the ethnic diversity of its inhabitants and the richness of its religious heritage in the Kathmandu region.
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