It is time to dust the year 2017 a goodbye. As we approach the new year, it is time to revisit your bucket list and make travel plans for 2018. Travel+Leisure has come up with a list of ’50 best places to travel in 2018′ and countries in the Middle East region do figure in the Top 30.
The Southern Province in Sri Lanka tops the list with its prestige beaches. Washington DC and Big Sur, CA took the second and third position, respectively.
Abu Dhabi figures at number 30 with its newly added attraction Louvre Abu Dhabi, an architectural landmark and other places to visit including Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Ferrari World, Yas Waterworld and more.
Egypt is at the 17th position and travelers have a compelling reason to visit the country. Archeologists in Egypt uncovered a necropolis containing more than 17 mummies south of Cairo. With so much history to unravel, why not plan a trip to Egypt in 2018?
The 10 best places to travel in 2018 include:
1. Southern Province, Sri Lanka
2. Washington, DC
3. Big Sur, CA
4. São Paulo, Brazil
5. Bayreuth, Germany
6. Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
7. Iguazu Falls, Argentina
8. Copenhagen, Denmark
9. Luang Prabang, Laos