Travel + Leisure showcases the greatest islands, cities, hotels, cruise lines, airports, and more — as voted by you.
From luxe adventure lodges to intimate inns to grand city hotels, these are the planet’s best places to stay.
From ancient capitals to modern metropolises, these are the cities you’ll want to add to your bucket list. Continue at Source: The World’s Best Awards 2019
Hong Kong offers guests a scenic haven near the perks of the big city at these popular hotels. Whether you plan to spend your time enjoying the on-site amenities of your hotel, hiking through the challenging local trails, or visiting Hong Kong Disneyland, consider staying at one of these hotels.
Located along the Pearl River estuary in China, Hong Kong has long been an alluring destination for business and pleasure. Tourists in the city enjoy such adventures as riding the Hong Kong Observation Wheel for stunning views of the Victoria Harbour and seeing the daily flag ceremony at Golden Bauhinia Square. Many also enjoy going for a Dragon’s Back hike or taking a trip to Hong Kong Disneyland. There is so much to do you may want to stay more than a week. While there, be sure to schedule a time to simply relax and enjoy the splendor and amenities at these top hotels in Hong Kong. Continue at Source: Best Hotels in Hong Kong
Australia stands out as one of the best tourists’ sites the world has to offer. Touring in this great country will give you a feel of the beauty of nature; the beautiful scenery, the islands, mountains, plains, water masses, national parks though natural, look like they were intentionally designed to impress. Here you, you’ll be amazed by some of the planets awe-inspiring wonders like the Great Barrier Reef.
However, not all these sites can be accessed on the road; you can only get a better view on a plane. Continue at Source: Best places to do helicopter tours in Australia
From surf lessons and cultural excursions to award-winning spas and private pools, the beach resorts in Bali have something for every kind of traveler.
The best beach resorts in Bali have something for every type of traveler. They immerse culture buffs in art and designs inspired by the beautiful local surroundings, impress foodies with feasts fit for royalty and pamper wellness-seekers from head to toe. Plus, they offer access to the most pristine beaches away from the crowds on this popular Indonesian island.
Looking for a place where you can dig your toes in the sand the moment you wake up on your island getaway? Here are the best beach resorts in Bali. Continue at Source: Best Beach Resorts In Bali
From grande dame hotels to resorts with casinos, here’s where to stay in Manila.
Beneath the chaos and confusion, Manila thrives through imagination, resourcefulness, and optimism, with upstart creative communities (the chic design enclave The Alley at Karrivin, the creative grit in Escolta), a world-class food scene (Toyo Eatery is among Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2019), and arts and design industries that have long been a low key player on the global scene.
Next time you book a trip to the sun-kissed paradise of Palawan or Siargao, extend that stopover a few more days. You certainly won’t regret it. Here are six hotels to make your trip to Manila unforgettable. Continue at Source: Where To Stay in Manila
When it comes to finding unique things to see and do, Taiwan has you covered. While the people of Taiwan do remain loyal to tradition, they also aren’t afraid to get a little silly. Whether it’s eccentric architecture or quirky activities, Taiwan has a wide range of fascinating stops that certainly warrant a trip to the East Asia state.
There are many places in Taiwan where you can learn about history and culture while also coming across a ton of fun photo ops. Check out this list of ten of the most unique attractions in the area. Continue at Source: 10 Impressive & Unique Attractions That Will Make You Want To Plan A Trip To Taiwan
Boasting some 2,000 miles of coastline plus a handful of renowned island destinations, Vietnam naturally has no shortage of beautiful beaches. Sure, you could just stick to cities, what with the colonial architecture and history of Hanoi, the imperial charms of Hue, and the bustling nightlife of Saigon. But you’d be remiss to plan a Vietnamese vacation without hitting the water at least once—plus, most cities are just a day-trip from the coast, if not on the coast already. Continue at Source: The 10 Most Beautiful Beach Destinations In Vietnam
“Trends such as digitalisation and responsible tourism are unique state-of-the-art concepts, transforming the entire hospitality industry globally and regionally. Phenomena such as IoT will enable the potential of the region and drive economic growth for local governments to support these developments,” said Matthieu De Clercq, partner, public sector, Oliver Wyman. Read more at Source: The future of tourism: 7 travel trends you should know
While every state has a tourist trap that everyone should avoid, there are some tourist attractions that are actually worth a visit.
TripAdvisor compiled data from 2018 and found the most booked tourist attraction in every state. The attractions vary from famous landmarks to popular walking tours that tourists can’t seem to get enough of.
Keep reading to find out which tourist attraction or activity is the best in your state. Here is the best tourist attraction in every state, according to TripAdvisor
To identify the most tourist-friendly countries in the world, 24/7 Temporeviewed the World Economic Forum’s latest Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report, which ranked 136 countries on 14 pillars, including hotels, rental car companies, ATMs, quality of infrastructure and entertainment facilities. Scroll through the gallery to see the 15 countries ranked the highest, starting with No. 1: Austria: With more than 28 million international tourists a year, Austria has a booming tourism industry. Vienna, the capital, as well as Tyrol, a state in the Alps, are among the most popular destinations in Austria.