From Asian classics that crop up on the list of the best countries to visit in the world again and again – India, Indonesia, Thailand – to further-flung destinations that keep drawing travelers in – Fiji, New Zealand, Tahiti – these are the best countries it visits in your lifetime according to the readers of CEOWORLD magazine.
The awards are based on the ratings and feedback of more than 256,380 readers — the highest level of participation in the magazine’s history. Keep scrolling to see a ranking of the 20 best countries you should visit in your lifetime. The scores below are percentages representing overall average levels of satisfaction.
Who doesn’t love to roam around new places and meet new people? I guess everyone does. Now it all depends upon your preferences which location of the globe you are willing to explore, whether you are a beach person or a mountain lover, whether you crave shopping at various places or want to encounter varied cultures. We are here with a list of best countries that you can plan to visit on your next vacation.
World’s Best Countries To Visit In Your Lifetime, 2020
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Thailand: Thailand is something where you can experience wild nightlife with equally scrumptious food, vibrant art, and culture with wide shopping options, winding rivers and canals, Buddhist temples, and night markets too. Even when you’re on a vacation, if you are looking for peace, then you shall hop on Bang Krachao Island, located in the province of Phra Pradaeng just outside the city. Being away from hustle and bustle of the city, the island offers you magnificent temples, a floating market, an exclusive park, and spirit houses.
Greece: The country with an immense richness in architecture, also features different islands for different kinds of tourists, like Skiathos for the families, Lefkada for surfers, Paxos for the sophisticated ones, Hydra for the art tourists, Milos for the Instagrammers and photo lovers, Serifos and Amorgos for the peace seekers. To hike up your hormone for adventure, make your way towards canals, caves, lakes, and hot springs.
Indonesia: This country is a complete package for all kinds of tourists offering its immaculate beaches, calm and composed lakes and surreal islands for water lovers, incredible waterfalls for peace seekers, active volcano sites for adventure enthusiasts, national parks for wildlife lovers, and ‘n’ numbers of places to visit for city explorers. The country offers vibrant markets for all the shopaholics out there. If you are someone who loves mystery and adventure, you just can’t miss caving in Jomblang, the mysterious vertical cave that you can’t find anywhere else.
Portugal: Well-renowned for football and finger-licking food, many of us may not know that the country produces Port Wine as well. This well-groomed destination for golfing and surfing also has some of the best beaches in the world featuring a long stretch of sand, captivating panoramic views, and warm and shallow water. Praia da Cordoama, Praia do Barril, Praia do Cavalho, Praia de Cavaleiro, Praia de São Jacinto are just to name a few. You can also try a few stunning casinos with an astonishing interior.
Sri Lanka: The hill country offers a plethora of experiences for every kind of traveler, be it the Ayurveda treatment, the unforgettable train rides, or visiting a tea plantation. The country is full of rituals and cultures, the most prime of all being the Poya ritual, celebrated at the Buddhist temples. Don’t skip the wholesome Sri Lankan breakfast, dining under the stars, and staying overnight in its National Park. Just like others, Sri Lanka also welcomes shoppers with its open arms by offering gems, batik, tea, handloom fabrics, leather products, antiques, jewelry, and ceramics.
South Africa: The country with three Capital cities offers terrific and stunning landscapes with old and huge mountains, subtropical forests, long stretched deserts, grasslands, wetlands, and bushes. Its capital city, Cape Town, is well-renowned for its picturesque beauty. The Cape Peninsula turns out to be an epic backdrop for your Instagram profile. Experience an exemplary shopping, serene beaches, whale-watching, yummilicious food and wine, and wild nightlife. If you’re interested in learning about fossils, you must visit its Karoo region that houses topmost fossils of early dinosaurs, tortoise, and mammals.
Peru: Peru is also pretty famous for its diversity, if it features stunning beaches, then it has a wide scope for deserts too. You can try your hand on sandboarding and surfing in some of its cities. The description of a country remains incomplete without food. Peruvian chefs are known for their innovative styles in cooking, as they love to blend cooking styles from various regions of Africa, South America, Europe, and Asia.