The 20 must-see places for 2014 (including the featured image above Rocky Mountain National Park Photograph by Robin Wilson Photography/Getty Images) were selected by the magazine’s global community of writers, editors and explorers. This year, for the first time, there’s a 21st destination, chosen by its readers.
The list reflects what’s authentic, culturally rich, sustainable and superlative in the world of travel today. The destinations are featured in the December / January issue of Traveler magazine, available from December 3, and online.
The destinations featured in the 2014 Best of the World list are (in alphabetical order):
Bolaven Plateau, Laos
Cacao Trail, Ecuador
Cathar Country, France
Derawan Islands, Indonesia (the readers’ choice)
John Muir Trail, Scotland
Nahanni National Park, Canada
New Orleans, Louisiana
Northern Territory, Australia
Nyungwe National Park, Rwanda
Ranthambore National Park, India
Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
National Geographic: The best trips to take in 2014 was last modified: June 26th, 2019 by Oonagh Shiel