Having just recently acquired the state of an autonomous country, Curacao Island ranks at the top most visited tourist destination in the world this year. The most selling point for this island is its vibrant history, great architectural design and Caribbean charm. The other reason that makes this place so popular is that the hotel rooms on the island are affordable and there are many airlines flying to the Island.
Iceland has not been spared by the financial crisis that has hit every tourist destination in the world. The only downside to this great place is that it has always been more expensive to visit than other destinations. People are now visiting it more mainly because the cost has dropped due to the financial crush so if you have always wanted to visit then this is probably the best time to do so.
3- Tallinn, Estonia
Tallinn has fast become one of the most sort after tourist destination in the Gulf of Finland. A Medieval town, Tallinn is very well preserved making it a very vibrant city to visit. Small as the city may be, it has made very big cultural accomplishments and even been designated as a European Capital of Culture. It boasts of an Estonian spirit, several cities that one can explore a great nightlife as well as bargain shopping opportunities.
4- New York City, USA
New York City has always been a great tourist destination. It is always a god time to visit New York as it is one of the most vibrant cities in the world. It has several museums and great hotels that have been expanded this year making them relatively affordable.
5- Galapagos Islands
Last year, Galapagos were voted best islands beating Hawaii, Bali and Maldives in the World Best Awards, so it is a place you may consider visiting this year. If you are adventurous and love to explore then these islands are the places you need to check out. You will be able to see huge tortoises, lions, birds and penguins.
6- Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Popularly known as the city in the heat, Rio de Janeiro has over the years remained a tourist favorite. You will get to enjoy the famous Samba, the sun, the sea as well as the new Rio de Janeiro which is very posh and sophisticated. This is mainly because the city is being remodeled in readiness for the 2014 world cup as well as the Olympics in 2016.
Syria remains the oldest known settlement on earth that has been continuously inhabited in the history of mankind. One other interesting fact about Syria is that while prices in other tourist destinations have continued to rise over the years, prices here have remained ridiculously low making it even more popular. This together with its great hospitality and awesome cuisine makes it a place worth visiting, so go ahead and explore Syria this year.
If you are looking for an affordable place with great food and a fascinating culture then you may want to consider visiting the Thailand. Thailand beach points are one of the most popular places people visit. Specially for honeymoons
9- Machu Picchu, Peru
If you are going to visit Peru then you may want to check Machu Picchu out. You will be treated to warm culture and great food as you enjoy the scenic views here.
10- Egyptian pyramids, Egypt
Egyptian Pyramids are one of the wonders of the World. There are more than 138 pyramids discovered in Egypt and it is one of the best tourist destinations of all kind of people. Giza Pyramids are famous among all Egyptian pyramids and these are largest structures ever built.