Utlimate world wide 60 cities to visit before you die.


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It’s never too late to go on a holiday you’ll never forget. Or 60 holidays! Here’s a list of 60 of the best cities to visit, according to tourists around the globe. It will give you a little glimpse of each location with three suggested attractions or activities that are a must-see (or do!) while you are there. Read on and maybe you’ll be a little inspired to start planning the ultimate holiday.

1. Los Angeles, USA

Sunny LA with all its energetic buzz of dreamers and go-getters, it can be superficial but also multicultural and complex. Visiting Hollywood, the birthplace of the iconic Mickey Mouse, and taking selfies on the Star Walk of Fame are just a snippet of the LA experience.

Things to do:

  • Visit Getty Center
  • Visit Lacma Museum
  • Shop vintage at Raggedy Threads

2. Marrakech, Morocco

Pulsating with stunning mosques, fascinating crafts and luxury living, Marrakech is a very popular destination amongst travellers. Whether you’d like to circle the Koutoubia mosque or enjoy a culinary high with a side of modern art, it’s all here from the exotic to the hypnotic.

Things to do:

  • Take a walk around Jemaa el Fna and all its souks
  • Visit Jardins Majorelle at Rue Yves Saint Laurent
  • Bargain at the busy Rahba Kedima Square

3. New York City, USA

If you’re a first-timer, go ahead and be as touristy as possible. Visit the Statue of Liberty, Times Square, the Met, Central Park … But if you’ve got more time, be sure to delve into the neighborhoods because you’ll surely find quirky shops, delis and hole-in-the-wall bars. It’s an incredibly rewarding experience to go behind the scenes here.

Things to do:

  • Lose yourself on a West Village stroll
  • Visit the indie Mecca of cinephiles, Film Forum
  • Try out Escape the Room

4. Chiang Mai, Thailand

Chiang Mai is laid back, vibrant and reverential. Explore the famous Night Bazaar, the National Museum, and the Botanic Gardens to soak up as much of the culture and exquisite aromas of Thai orchids as possible. Spiritual vibes are also at an all-time high here with the city’s center being home to over 30 temples.

Things to do:

  • Try khao soi (nothing says “I’m in Chiang Mai” more than that!)
  • Visit Doi Suthep-Pui National Park
  • Wait for a sunny day and go on a Balloon Adventure for a whole different view of the city

5. Budapest, Hungary

Budapest is a gem of Baroque, neoclassical, eclectic and Secessionist buildings to satisfy the architectural cravings of its eager visitors. Not your thing? Well, Budapest has more to offer, from the poignant scars of war and history, to an abundance of thermal and mineral hot springs, so the options are numerous.

Things to do:

  • Take a Danube cruise for a stunning panoramic view
  • Take a dip at one of Budapest’s famous baths
  • Walk across Chain Bridge and you’ll understand why it’s often called the ‘Pearl of the Danube’

6. Krakow, Poland

Krakow is Poland’s second largest city covering both banks of the Wisla River. To many first-timers it’s easy to feel at home very quickly in its old-world ambiance and charm. Old Town and Kazimierz’s streets are crammed with galleries, cafés, pubs and restaurants, all for your touristic enjoyment.

Things to do:

  • Visit Krakow’s Historic Centre
  • Go shopping at the Main Market Square
  • Take a walk down the chilling Lost Souls Alley interactive museum

7. Saint Petersburg, Russia

This is the Russia cultural heart, home to the architectural jewels of the Winter Palace and the Kazan Cathedral, with a side of the world-renowned art of the Hermitage. You’ve got everything from art and nightlife to fine dining here.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Church of Our Savior on Spilled Blood
  • Visit the State Hermitage Museum and Winter Palace and relive some overwhelming history
  • Look at the beautiful of the Neva at the Neva Embankments

8. Buenos Aires, Argentina

This is the seductive and energetic birthplace of the tango, with atmospheric neighbourhoods bursting with romantic restaurants and pumping nightlife. Embellished with European heritage in the architecture, boulevards and parks.

Things to do:

  • Get your tango on at the Centro Cultural Borges
  • For some theatres and operas, visit the Teatro Colon
  • To thrill your artistic mind, Usina del Arte

9. Florence, Italy

The dream of every art historian, this city is filled with the work of Michelangelo, which grace the walls of the Basilica di Santa Croce. The city appeals to photographers with its stunning views, and Tuscan cuisine is the cherry on top.

Things to do:

  • Visit the beautiful Basilica di Santa Croce
  • Watch something at the Cinema teatro Odeon
  • For the ultimate shopping experience, Janniderma is the place

10. London, England

The ultimate cocktail of history, art, fashion and food in one place, that’s London! There’s a little something for everyone from the Tate Modern and the Royal Opera House for the art fanatics, Oxford Street shops for the ones willing to splurge, and Abbey Road and the Sherlock Holmes Museum for the music and book lovers.

Things to do:

  • Watch the best show in London: Les Miserables
  • Visit the O2
  • The king of specialty shops in London, Forbidden Planet

11. Riga, Latvia

This city is the largest metropolis in the Baltics and it’s a compelling mix of Latvian traditions and influences from various other countries. Riga is funky and vibrant, trapping travelers long past their departure date. Riga manages to combine its steeples and turrets with an irresistible nightlife and restaurant scene. Old Town, once dubbed the ‘Paris of the East,’ is filled with lavish glass hotels and business centers.

Things to do:

  • Visit the living history of Old City
  • Take part in a day tour around the city
  • Go shopping at the Central Market

12. Montreal, Canada

The Quebecois cosmopolitan center, Montreal is home to an alluring mix of cuisine, festivals and culture with its irresistible pastries, breathtaking heritage such as the Notre-Dame Basilica, and its winter wonderlands of nearby ski resorts and ice hotels. Despite its modest size, it’s packed and you don’t want to miss out on it.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Basilique Notre-Dame de Montréal
  • Go crazy at gallery-slash-curiosity-shop Monastiraki
  • Give the seafood a little taste at Le Filet

13. Berlin, Germany

 

A sobering and edgy reminder of the postwar atmosphere, from its fashion to its architecture to its history. But Berlin is a combo of museums, galleries, operas, guerrilla clubs and snack shacks that go beyond its dark history, making it almost reminiscent of 1980s New York.

Things to do:

  • Pay the Berlin Wall Memorial a visit
  • Take a bus to Museum Island
  • Play the brilliant TeamEscape Berlin with some friends

14. Lhasa, Tibet

 

The heart and soul of Tibet, deep in the Himalayan mountains, Lhasa remains to be a city of ancient wonder despite the modern Chinese influence. Its streets are bustling with people from all around the world and the city has become a cultural hybrid. Being seen as the ‘real Tibet,’ Lhasa deserves a week of exploration to fully capture the vibes it possesses.

Things to do:

  • Take a walk around Potala Palace
  • Visit the famous Jokhang Temple
  • Relax at Norbulingka

15. Cape Town, South Africa

Known as the ‘Mother City’ with all of Mother Nature’s beautiful wonders, the proudly multicultural community that coexists in harmony gives Cape Town an exotic and delicious touch. The Table Mountain National Park is the most important attraction and in essence defines the city as a whole, and the gorgeous metropolis is filled with chalets, parks, Afro-chic decor and restaurants for all tastes.

Things to do

  • Take a look at the mountains from a slightly different view via the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
  • Attend a show at The African Dance Theatre
  • Visit the Two Oceans Aquarium

16. Siem Reap, Cambodia

Being one of the largest religious complexes in the world, Siem Reap has become one of the most popular destination for tourists worldwide. The home of the temples of Angkor, Cambodia’s eighth wonder of the world, has reinvented itself into becoming the epicenter of the new Cambodia. With its temples, history, shopping stalls, food vendors, and world-class spas, you might want to spend a little more than just a couple of days here.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Bayon Temple
  • See the wonders of the Angkor Archaeological Park
  • Check out the must-see Sombai Infused Rice Spirit Shop

17. Skopje, Republic of Macedonia

One of Europe’s most riveting and multifaceted cities, with a very historic vibe derived from all that survives from Skopje’s Ottoman and Byzantine-era–from hand-carved ornaments to fortresses. This is accentuated with a very contemporary culture with its bars, clubs and galleries.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Holocaust Memorial Centre
  • Cross The Stone Bridge
  • Visit the Memorial House of Mother Teresa

18. Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul is one of the hottest tourist attractions around nowadays. With its mosques, bazaars, Turkish baths, restaurants, galleries and clubs, it’s been dubbed the ‘World’s Hippest City.’ There’s plenty to keep you busy during the day, from sightseeing to getting the ultimate Turkish treatment at a spa, but at night there’s this joie de vivre sensation throughout when the clubs and restaurants are buzzing with action.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Suleymaniye Mosque and the Hagia Sophia Museum
  • Visit the chilling Basilica Cistern
  • Take a relaxing visit to Kilic Ali Pasa Hamami

19. Hanoi, Vietnam

This exotic city blends medieval and modern as they co-exist in an urban center with Parisian chic and Asian pace. Having survived American bombs and Russian planners, Hanoi re-emerged after economic reforms and is now scattered with huge mansions, grand boulevards, lakes, and parks, not to mention the 600 temples and pagodas. The City of the Soaring Dragon awaits you.

Things to do:

  • Visit the real Hanoi: Old Quater
  • Pay the Vietnamese Women’s Museum a visit
  • Try out the VietClimb

20. Vilnius, Lithuania

Curiously charming, eccentric and soulful. Lined with decadent and fragile Orthodox and Catholic churches, there’s more to this capital than meets the eye as the underlying magic is what creates its soul. The true essence of boho spirit lurks around the reminders of loss and pain that only make it more captivating.

Things to do:

  • The live adventure at Wrong Room
  • Visit the Old Town
  • Pay the Holocaust Museum a visit

21. Bangkok, Thailand

 

Bangkok is split into 50 unique districts filled with golden palaces, porcelain inlaid spires, and floating markets and food stalls. The old districts still possess the grit that the city used to have, which makes them a must-see for any first-time visitors. Thai cuisine is one to marvel at too with its diverse sweet, spicy, sour and salty flavors.

Things to do:

  • Marvel at the Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho)
  • Visit the luxurious Paragon Cineplex
  • Enjoy the art at the Museum of Contemporary Art

22. Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona is Spain’s most cosmopolitan city, with its avant-garde chefs and its flamboyant street performers. Once home to Picasso, Barcelona has been revolutionary when it comes to art and despite the seeming aura of hedonism, its people are very dynamic and hardworking. The capital of Catalonia could keep you occupied for weeks so make sure you pay it a good visit.

Things to do:

  • Explore more Picasso with the Walking Tour
  • Make your own mosaics at Mosaiccos
  • Visit the Port of Barcelona

23. Venice, Italy

This is gondola central, with its canals, restaurants, romantic ambiance, Grand Canal palaces and marble churches. Venetians ignore the aqua alta and marvel in their paintings, wine, music and boho-chic trends. Always flowing with admirers at any time of the year, visitors appreciate its cuisine, art and espressos.

Things to do:

  • The Venice Photo Walk with Marco
  • Take a gondola trip with Row Venice
  • Visit the Saint Mark’s Basilica

24. Dubai, UAE

Home to the tallest building in the world, the only seven-star hotel and the largest artificial islands, Dubai is the multifaceted cosmopolitan center of the future. Constantly full of surprises, Dubai is ever changing with its multiplying shopping malls, extraordinary architecture and delicious gourmet restaurants featuring a taste of places from all around the globe. In addition, you have the desert to explore: just rent a dune buggy and go crazy.

Things to do:

  • Take a dip at the 5-star Dolphin Bay or Aquaventure
  • Visit the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve
  • Visit the Mall of the Emirates

25. Miami, USA

 

Sun-kissed, sultry and shimmering. By day, it’s a must to hit the beach, walk about Miami’s colorful Art Deco architecture, or dare to hit the envious South Beach celebrity scene. West of the city is the Everglades, the most eccentric ecosystem in North America while to the North you’ve got the infamous Fort Lauderdale with its yachts and martinis. Miami is sweaty but glamorous and the party is always on, you take your pick!

Things to do:

  • Private tour at the Everglades River of Grass Adventures
  • Take a special drive on the Biscayne Xpress Water Taxi
  • Visit the Florida Grand Opera

26. Amsterdam, The Netherlands

History with an urban flair, that’s Amsterdam. The gentle canals are a beautiful backdrop for the Jordaan and Rembrandtplein Square, and no one should miss out on the most moving experience of the Anne Frank House. Amsterdam is cosy and surrounded with artistic treasures like the Van Gogh Museum. Although many tourists are only there to see the Red Light District, be sure to explore the rich history in all the houses that date back to the Golden Age.

Things to do:

  • Visit The Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum
  • Pay Anne a visit at the Anne Frank House
  • Take a walk around the Vondelpark

27. Phuket, Thailand

With its colorful blend of cultures, rubber trees and tin mines, Phuket has attracted entrepreneurs from all around the world. The Old Town has become infused by current art, food and music and attracts a very hip crowd after having its shophouses and homes renovated. This is a surreal vacation that is perfect for the tourist on a budget.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Gibbon Rehabilitation Project
  • Take a Two Sea Tour
  • Take a look at the Big Buddha

28. Agra, India

The Taj Mahal is the magical destination that draws tourists to Agra like mad, but that’s not the only attraction worth the visit. There are also the fascinating tombs and mausoleums that are scattered around the city, along with the many vibrant and bustling chowks (the marketplaces).

Things to do:

  • Visit the Taj Mahal
  • Take a walk with the Agra Walks
  • Spare a little more than a day for the Agra Fort

29. Varna, Bulgaria

This maritime capital is by far the most interesting and cosmopolitan town on the Black Sea coast as it is a combination of port city, naval base and seaside resort. How could it get any more interesting? Beautiful enormous parks, historic feel, Roman baths, museums and a buzzing restaurant scene, that’s how!

Things to do:

  • Visit the Varna Archaeological Museum
  • Watch history reveal itself at the Cathedral of the Assumption of the Virgin
  • Have some family fun at the Varna Amusement Park

30. Bali, Indonesia

The saying that the best things come in small packages is very true when it comes to Bali because it is more than just small, it’s an Indonesian paradise. Listening to your body’s needs and pleasuring it with a massage on the beach or a sybaritic spa is first on your travel checklist. Then comes the shopping, the cuisine and the beautiful, lively nightlife, you will never get enough of the frangipani trees or the enchanting temple ceremonies.

Things to do:

  • Pay the Baruna Dive Center a visit
  • Attend Chef Dean’s Cooking Class
  • Go on a day tour with Bali Adventure Tours

31. Brussels, Belgium

For every fan of the unknown, here’s a bizarre but interesting mix of French and Flemish and café culture. Renowned for great shopping, fab restaurants, sublime chocolate shops, and history dusted and polished into the walls of the historic and decaying buildings. Are you seduced yet?

Things to do:

  • Start at the truly grand Grand Palace
  • Visit the Musical Instruments Museum
  • Go for a run at the Bois de la Cambre and Foret de Soignes

32. Bucharest, Romania

Most don’t speak too fondly of this capital, but it’s perplexing. That’s its point! It’s medieval and home to many of Romania’s most historic churches. This is the place to leave your comfort zone and just go exploring all the elegant vibes of the 20th century, French-influenced architecture. Stick around for more than a day, and it’ll just make sense.

Things to do:

  • Try out the Escape Rooms
  • Visit the eerie Romanian Athenaeum
  • Take a break at Herastrau Park

33. Lima, Peru

 

Lima is for those willing to delve deep into a city to truly understand and unravel the beauty underneath the foggy and chaotic atmosphere. Lima’s beauties are humble, hiding amid the high rises where the pre-Columbian temples and colonial mansions lie. Lima also makes up for the aesthetics with a multitude of experiences, from museums filled with poetry to golf clubs and crowded nightclubs. This is what you’d call a hot mess, don’t miss it.

Things to do:

  • Have a gorgeously Peruvian meal at The Lima Gourmet Company
  • Go shopping at the Centro Comercial Larcomar
  • Visit the spending Magic Water Circuit

34. Zürich, Switzerland

A major destination for all things shopping and contemporary art. Some say the city’s Protestant modesty is truly what saves it from getting just a little carried away with its vibrant collection of bars, restaurants and clubs with the most buzzing nightlife you’ll see. If it was once seen as dull, it surely isn’t anymore!

Things to do:

  • Visit the Uetliberg Mountain
  • Pay the Rietberg Museum a visit
  • Go on a delicious Sweet Zurich Tour

35. Shanghai, China

Shanghai is the chance to acquire a taste of the past, present and future in one dynamic cosmopolitan center in the world’s fastest-changing nation. Exhilarating, and obsessed with the latest fads, fashions and technology, this city has got European-style cityscapes and a sci-fi skyline, so don’t miss out on it.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Shanghai Circus World
  • Take a walk around the Old French Concession
  • Visit the Shanghai History Museum

36. Kyoto, Japan

Kyoto is the home to masterpieces of religious architecture, beautiful temples, exalted gardens and decorated shrines. There are said to be over 1,000 Buddhist temples along with a varied range of excellent restaurants, ancient specialty shops, and a feel for all the seasons in one.

Things to do:

  • Pay a visit to the Fushimi Inari Shrine
  • Visit the GEAR – Art Complex
  • Go shopping at the Nishiki Market

37. Siena, Italy

 

This Tuscan town will take you back in time with its marvelous marble floors, artwork and heritage from the Middle Ages. The city’s artistic glories are largely Gothic and that is transcendant in its cathedrals and the medieval tradition that involves bareback riders (dangerously) racing on cobblestones. It’s thrilling: a must-see for any avid traveler.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Biblioteca Piccolomini
  • See the Siena Cathedral
  • Visit the Piazza del Campo

38. Dublin, Ireland

 

Dublin wears everything on its Irish sleeve, from its fascinating history to its brilliant personality and with all Georgian elegance aside, Dublin is not like the other European capitals. It’s amiable and witty and leaves you all at ease with its charismatic and multicultural soul.

Things to do:

  • Feel the vibes of An Evening of Food, Folklore and Fairies
  • Try out the Kilmainham Gaol experience
  • Go on a Rural Pub Tour

39. Hiroshima, Japan

Despite its name evoking the memory of 6 August, 1945, Hiroshima has a lot more to offer like the Peace Memorial Park. But Hiroshima with its wide boulevards and laid-back vibes is anything but depressing. Take a couple of nights to check out its thriving community.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
  • And the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park
  • Take an afternoon trip to the Mitaki Temple

40. Cusco, Peru

Visit this cosmopolitan Inca capital with its cathedrals, temples, cobblestone streets, and most importantly the awesome llamas and alpacas. This city of the Inca Empire is the archaeological destination of the Americas, as well as the continent’s oldest inhabited city.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Belmond Hiram Bingham
  • Visit the Centro Historico de Cusco
  • Try out the Inca Trail, it’s a must!

41. Glasgow, Scotland

Glasgow is edgy, Victorian and swamped with the best bars to tickle your taste buds. The hedonistic culture will encourage your nocturnal side and get you head banging along to the live music scene. The city is in the midst of a transformational era, and you want to be there for it.

Things to do:

  • Witness the brilliant Sharmanka Kinetic Theatre
  • Art lovers should head to the House for an Art Lover (it sells itself!)
  • Have a bouncy fun time at the Bubble Football Zone!

42. Nadi, Fiji

This tropical paradise is very popular amongst travelers looking for a holiday of beautiful beaches and gorgeous ancient cultural sites around Sigatoka. Nadi is building its identity while incorporating elements of a city, a business hub and a tourist junction, and even if it never makes up its mind, you should still give it a visit!

Things to do:

  • Get a coach at the Fuji Surf School and pick up a new skill!
  • Visit the relaxed Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool
  • Go on a Robinson Crusoe Island Night Tour

43. Oslo, Norway

This Norwegian capital has been here for a thousand years, how have you not gone there yet? It’s a visual delight when it comes to the variety of museums it offers, from Edvard Munch’s ‘The Scream,’ to the unforgettable Viking Ship. There’s a rapidly growing café, restaurant, nightlife and opera, jazz and indie rock culture, so Oslo appeals to all the tastes out there!

Things to do:

  • Attend The Norwegian National Opera & Ballet
  • Visit the Vigeland Park
  • Visit the paradise within Oslo, Bygdoy Peninsula

44. Panama City, Panama

Home to the natural riches of Panama, with a thriving international banking and trade sector along with a sultry skyline of glistening towers, that is Panama City. The city has architectural, cultural and ethnic diversity, which means there is something for everyone. So with a little touch of salsa beats and adventurous activities from hiking through the rain forests or taking a train along the jungle, you’ve got yourself the ultimate Panamanian experience.

Things to do:

  • Take a tour of the Panama Canal
  • Go fishing at the Gatun Lake
  • Visit the Panama Interoceanic Canal Museum

45. Havana, Cuba

 

The Caribbean’s largest city with its romantic vibes and contagious energy, 500 years of an exciting history has led to making Havana (or Habana) a culturally unique society. You’ve got mambo, salsa, Che Guevara, rum and the unconventional beauty it’s known for. Its appeal lies in the abstract.

Things to do:

  • Visit the architectural beauty of Old Havana
  • Pay a vist to the best cafe in Havana, Cuba Libro
  • Visit the National Museum of Beautiful Arts of Cuba

46. Bruges, Belgium

A picturesque, fairy-tale, medieval town with dreamy, soaring towers and exceptionally photogenic canals, historic churches and whitewashed almshouses. The tourists never leave, but if you can visit midweek or in the gorgeous spring, you should have a little of its flair to yourself.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Historic Centre of Brugge
  • Don’t miss the Burg Square
  • Give the Belfry and Market Halls a taste

47. San José, Costa Rica

San José is often seen as a collection of outdated commercial buildings, but beyond this extremely superficial and uninformed analysis this is is a cosmopolitan city filled with department stores of all sorts, chic cafés, and fast-food restaurants making it the nation’s cultural hub.

  • Visit the National Theatre
  • Visit the interesting Precolumbian Gold Museum
  • Get brave and go bungee jumping with Tropical Bungee

48. Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana is a delicious cocktail of German, Mediterranean and Slovene influence seasoned with the old town’s Baroque, Art Nouveau and Renaissance buildings. The biggest perk has got to be everything is such a short distance away, just go for a walk or take a bike! The ‘beloved’ city is also a student community, which means the alt-lifestyle gives it a different vibe.

Things to do:

  • A visit to the Old Town is a must!
  • Visit the atmospheric main plaza; Preseren Square
  • Don’t miss out on the urban cultural centre of Metelkova

49. Copenhagen, Denmark

 

What was once a Viking fishing settlement has transformed into the “coolest, most cosmopolitan and most exciting” city in Scandinavia, while holding on to the traces of Norse explorers that keep its culture and history truly rich. Like all the best places, it has a blend of modern and historic, making it not just a great tourist destination but also one of the world’s most livable cities.

Things to do:

  • Witness the stunning David Collection
  • Pay Nyhavn a visit!
  • Visit the Nationalmuseet

50. Rome, Italy

Ravishing, radiant and remarkable, that’s Rome. The city will continue to amaze you every time you see the Colosseum or a breathtaking baroque church. It embraces its historic legacies, fine art and absolutely delicious food. Rome is intriguing and will have you experiencing excitement with all your senses.

Things to do:

  • Visit the breathtaking Abbazi di San Paolo Fuori Le Mura
  • The time machine of Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini is a must
  • Get lovely ice cream at the Gelateria Panna e Liquirizia

51. Singapore, Singapore

One of the most enjoyable, seemingly science fiction comic inspired cities in Southeast Asia from beginning to end. You begin at one of the world’s best airports and take a zippy MRT train line without a single care given for the traffic. Whether you’re up for a stroll through fashion emporiums and antique shops, or you’re more interested in the city parks or the city’s clubs, Singapore has got it all. The city is colorful, soulful and has a thriving creative environment!

Things to do:

  • Don’t miss out on The Escape Hunt Experience
  • Visit the Singapore Botanic Gardens
  • Try out the super awesome Flight Simulator

52. Lisbon, Portugal

 

Indulge in fresh pastries, window shopping, espressos and the warmly lit 1930s-era cafés, or take a walk along the seaside. At Bairro Alto you’ve got many restaurants with jazz and reggae vibes filling the air and nightclubs scattered all over the town. Lisbon’s Gothic cathedrals, monasteries and museums all accentuate this lovely city.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Fundacao Calouste Gulbenkian
  • Take a look at the art at the Gulbenkian Museum
  • Must visit the Oceanario de Lisboa

53. Split, Croatia

Within the atmospheric walls where Split came to life, you’ve got a balance of tradition and modernity with many many bars, restaurants and shops. Its coastal mountains are the perfect backdrop to the Adriatic, where you can chill and appreciate the cityscape. While people used to cross Split to get where they wanted to go, the city has renovated itself to become exactly where people want to be.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Hvar Island
  • Give the modern Diocletian’s Palace a look
  • And of course, don’t miss the Old Split

54. New Orleans, USA

 

Vibrant, old-school and filled with precious architecture. After Hurricane Katrina broke the levee, New Orleans has managed to rebuild itself with echoing sweet jazz and blues beats, spontaneous dancing and mouthwatering aromas from unexpected corners. It’s a great city for late afternoon walks, meant for the ones willing to admire its subtle charm.

Things to do:

  • For a historic flaashback, visit The National WWII Museum
  • Visit the Saenger Theatre
  • Visit the New Orleans City Park

55. Cairo, Egypt

 

This constantly pulsating and hypnotizing metropolis will surprise you with the chaos at your arrival, but soon you’ll get drawn way too deep. As long as you’re not looking for solitude, the City of the Thousand Minarets is the perfect place to explore and experience Egyptian history and culture.

Things to do:

  • Watch an Egyptian Heritage Dance Troupe
  • Visit the Al-Azhar Park
  • Visit the Mohamed Ali Mosque

56. Sydney, Australia

Sydney is attractive at any time of day, so keep your eyes wide open! It’s famous for its National Parks and its super eventful evenings of undercover bar hunting, sporting events to support, underground bands to check out or a super crazy party to crash. The city’s glamorous but oh-so-casual at the same time making it such a relaxed but vibrant environment. Everybody loves to tan at the beautiful golden beaches, enjoy the exciting food scene and explore the very subtle touches of history.

Things to do:

  • Go to the Sydney Harbour
  • Take a beach walk from Bondi to Coogee
  • Visit the Sydney Opera House

57. Seoul, South Korea

 

Seoul is a very interesting mix of everything from night markets to the infamous K-Pop, but of course it goes beyond what we all vaguely know about it. The city is filled with temples, skyscrapers and majestic palaces everywhere in addition to the 21st century urban edge in design and culture. Ten and a half million people reside in this metropolis and it almost never goes to sleep because the day is for a lovely morning visit to a temple followed by a visit to a teahouse, and the night is for the night markets and the Hongdae or Itaewon party life!

Things to do:

  • Visit The War Memorial of Korea
  • Go for a hike at the Bukhansan National Park
  • Pay the Seoul Arts Centre a visit

58. Milan, Italy

The world’s top fashion capital means glamor, grace and Gucci. Milan is a well-dressed and chic engine room for the country’s economy. Filled with true treasures like da Vinci’s “The Last Supper” showing just how much Milan’s creative ‘streak’ has an impact. Everyone has been here on the runways from Prada to Versace to Dolce & Gabbana, so why not get dressed up and come along?

Things to do:

  • Visit the Milan Cathedral
  • Pay the Dialogo nel Buio a visit
  • Go crazy with the credit card at La Rinascente

59. Chicago, USA

The Windy City will blow you away, trust me. There’s always something going on here, from high-flying architecture to peanut butter and banana topped waffles for breakfast, could things get any better? Chicago is great festivals and Lollapalooza is a must-see because when everybody’s head banging to the beat, you really don’t want to miss out on the fun. Art museums come in all genres: impressionist, psychedelic or outsider? Take your pick! Chicago will surely keep you busy and entertained.

Things to do:

  • Attend the Million Dollar Quartet
  • Visit the Millennium Park
  • Have a laugh at Second City

60. Prague, Czech Republic

Super bohemian and fairytale-like for the travelers who want to immerse themselves wholly into another culture. Prague is a European hotspot with art galleries ranging from Gothic pieces to collections of 20th-century surrealists, constructivists and cubists. The city is also quite famous for making some of the world’s best brews so grab a pint and head on an urban exploration of the alluring and rather quirky Prague.

It’s never too late to go on a holiday you’ll never forget. Or 60 holidays! Here’s a list of 60 of the best cities to visit, according to tourists around the globe. It will give you a little glimpse of each location with three suggested attractions or activities that are a must-see (or do!) while you are there. Read on and maybe you’ll be a little inspired to start planning the ultimate holiday.

1. Los Angeles, USA

Sunny LA with all its energetic buzz of dreamers and go-getters, it can be superficial but also multicultural and complex. Visiting Hollywood, the birthplace of the iconic Mickey Mouse, and taking selfies on the Star Walk of Fame are just a snippet of the LA experience.

Things to do:

  • Visit Getty Center
  • Visit Lacma Museum
  • Shop vintage at Raggedy Threads

2. Marrakech, Morocco

Pulsating with stunning mosques, fascinating crafts and luxury living, Marrakech is a very popular destination amongst travellers. Whether you’d like to circle the Koutoubia mosque or enjoy a culinary high with a side of modern art, it’s all here from the exotic to the hypnotic.

Things to do:

  • Take a walk around Jemaa el Fna and all its souks
  • Visit Jardins Majorelle at Rue Yves Saint Laurent
  • Bargain at the busy Rahba Kedima Square

3. New York City, USA

If you’re a first-timer, go ahead and be as touristy as possible. Visit the Statue of Liberty, Times Square, the Met, Central Park … But if you’ve got more time, be sure to delve into the neighborhoods because you’ll surely find quirky shops, delis and hole-in-the-wall bars. It’s an incredibly rewarding experience to go behind the scenes here.

Things to do:

  • Lose yourself on a West Village stroll
  • Visit the indie Mecca of cinephiles, Film Forum
  • Try out Escape the Room

4. Chiang Mai, Thailand

Chiang Mai is laid back, vibrant and reverential. Explore the famous Night Bazaar, the National Museum, and the Botanic Gardens to soak up as much of the culture and exquisite aromas of Thai orchids as possible. Spiritual vibes are also at an all-time high here with the city’s center being home to over 30 temples.

Things to do:

  • Try khao soi (nothing says “I’m in Chiang Mai” more than that!)
  • Visit Doi Suthep-Pui National Park
  • Wait for a sunny day and go on a Balloon Adventure for a whole different view of the city

5. Budapest, Hungary

Budapest is a gem of Baroque, neoclassical, eclectic and Secessionist buildings to satisfy the architectural cravings of its eager visitors. Not your thing? Well, Budapest has more to offer, from the poignant scars of war and history, to an abundance of thermal and mineral hot springs, so the options are numerous.

Things to do:

  • Take a Danube cruise for a stunning panoramic view
  • Take a dip at one of Budapest’s famous baths
  • Walk across Chain Bridge and you’ll understand why it’s often called the ‘Pearl of the Danube’

6. Krakow, Poland

Krakow is Poland’s second largest city covering both banks of the Wisla River. To many first-timers it’s easy to feel at home very quickly in its old-world ambiance and charm. Old Town and Kazimierz’s streets are crammed with galleries, cafés, pubs and restaurants, all for your touristic enjoyment.

Things to do:

  • Visit Krakow’s Historic Centre
  • Go shopping at the Main Market Square
  • Take a walk down the chilling Lost Souls Alley interactive museum

7. Saint Petersburg, Russia

This is the Russia cultural heart, home to the architectural jewels of the Winter Palace and the Kazan Cathedral, with a side of the world-renowned art of the Hermitage. You’ve got everything from art and nightlife to fine dining here.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Church of Our Savior on Spilled Blood
  • Visit the State Hermitage Museum and Winter Palace and relive some overwhelming history
  • Look at the beautiful of the Neva at the Neva Embankments

8. Buenos Aires, Argentina

This is the seductive and energetic birthplace of the tango, with atmospheric neighbourhoods bursting with romantic restaurants and pumping nightlife. Embellished with European heritage in the architecture, boulevards and parks.

Things to do:

  • Get your tango on at the Centro Cultural Borges
  • For some theatres and operas, visit the Teatro Colon
  • To thrill your artistic mind, Usina del Arte

9. Florence, Italy

The dream of every art historian, this city is filled with the work of Michelangelo, which grace the walls of the Basilica di Santa Croce. The city appeals to photographers with its stunning views, and Tuscan cuisine is the cherry on top.

Things to do:

  • Visit the beautiful Basilica di Santa Croce
  • Watch something at the Cinema teatro Odeon
  • For the ultimate shopping experience, Janniderma is the place

10. London, England

The ultimate cocktail of history, art, fashion and food in one place, that’s London! There’s a little something for everyone from the Tate Modern and the Royal Opera House for the art fanatics, Oxford Street shops for the ones willing to splurge, and Abbey Road and the Sherlock Holmes Museum for the music and book lovers.

Things to do:

  • Watch the best show in London: Les Miserables
  • Visit the O2
  • The king of specialty shops in London, Forbidden Planet

11. Riga, Latvia

This city is the largest metropolis in the Baltics and it’s a compelling mix of Latvian traditions and influences from various other countries. Riga is funky and vibrant, trapping travelers long past their departure date. Riga manages to combine its steeples and turrets with an irresistible nightlife and restaurant scene. Old Town, once dubbed the ‘Paris of the East,’ is filled with lavish glass hotels and business centers.

Things to do:

  • Visit the living history of Old City
  • Take part in a day tour around the city
  • Go shopping at the Central Market

12. Montreal, Canada

The Quebecois cosmopolitan center, Montreal is home to an alluring mix of cuisine, festivals and culture with its irresistible pastries, breathtaking heritage such as the Notre-Dame Basilica, and its winter wonderlands of nearby ski resorts and ice hotels. Despite its modest size, it’s packed and you don’t want to miss out on it.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Basilique Notre-Dame de Montréal
  • Go crazy at gallery-slash-curiosity-shop Monastiraki
  • Give the seafood a little taste at Le Filet

13. Berlin, Germany

 

A sobering and edgy reminder of the postwar atmosphere, from its fashion to its architecture to its history. But Berlin is a combo of museums, galleries, operas, guerrilla clubs and snack shacks that go beyond its dark history, making it almost reminiscent of 1980s New York.

Things to do:

  • Pay the Berlin Wall Memorial a visit
  • Take a bus to Museum Island
  • Play the brilliant TeamEscape Berlin with some friends

14. Lhasa, Tibet

 

The heart and soul of Tibet, deep in the Himalayan mountains, Lhasa remains to be a city of ancient wonder despite the modern Chinese influence. Its streets are bustling with people from all around the world and the city has become a cultural hybrid. Being seen as the ‘real Tibet,’ Lhasa deserves a week of exploration to fully capture the vibes it possesses.

Things to do:

  • Take a walk around Potala Palace
  • Visit the famous Jokhang Temple
  • Relax at Norbulingka

15. Cape Town, South Africa

Known as the ‘Mother City’ with all of Mother Nature’s beautiful wonders, the proudly multicultural community that coexists in harmony gives Cape Town an exotic and delicious touch. The Table Mountain National Park is the most important attraction and in essence defines the city as a whole, and the gorgeous metropolis is filled with chalets, parks, Afro-chic decor and restaurants for all tastes.

Things to do

  • Take a look at the mountains from a slightly different view via the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
  • Attend a show at The African Dance Theatre
  • Visit the Two Oceans Aquarium

16. Siem Reap, Cambodia

Being one of the largest religious complexes in the world, Siem Reap has become one of the most popular destination for tourists worldwide. The home of the temples of Angkor, Cambodia’s eighth wonder of the world, has reinvented itself into becoming the epicenter of the new Cambodia. With its temples, history, shopping stalls, food vendors, and world-class spas, you might want to spend a little more than just a couple of days here.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Bayon Temple
  • See the wonders of the Angkor Archaeological Park
  • Check out the must-see Sombai Infused Rice Spirit Shop

17. Skopje, Republic of Macedonia

One of Europe’s most riveting and multifaceted cities, with a very historic vibe derived from all that survives from Skopje’s Ottoman and Byzantine-era–from hand-carved ornaments to fortresses. This is accentuated with a very contemporary culture with its bars, clubs and galleries.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Holocaust Memorial Centre
  • Cross The Stone Bridge
  • Visit the Memorial House of Mother Teresa

18. Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul is one of the hottest tourist attractions around nowadays. With its mosques, bazaars, Turkish baths, restaurants, galleries and clubs, it’s been dubbed the ‘World’s Hippest City.’ There’s plenty to keep you busy during the day, from sightseeing to getting the ultimate Turkish treatment at a spa, but at night there’s this joie de vivre sensation throughout when the clubs and restaurants are buzzing with action.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Suleymaniye Mosque and the Hagia Sophia Museum
  • Visit the chilling Basilica Cistern
  • Take a relaxing visit to Kilic Ali Pasa Hamami

19. Hanoi, Vietnam

This exotic city blends medieval and modern as they co-exist in an urban center with Parisian chic and Asian pace. Having survived American bombs and Russian planners, Hanoi re-emerged after economic reforms and is now scattered with huge mansions, grand boulevards, lakes, and parks, not to mention the 600 temples and pagodas. The City of the Soaring Dragon awaits you.

Things to do:

  • Visit the real Hanoi: Old Quater
  • Pay the Vietnamese Women’s Museum a visit
  • Try out the VietClimb

20. Vilnius, Lithuania

Curiously charming, eccentric and soulful. Lined with decadent and fragile Orthodox and Catholic churches, there’s more to this capital than meets the eye as the underlying magic is what creates its soul. The true essence of boho spirit lurks around the reminders of loss and pain that only make it more captivating.

Things to do:

  • The live adventure at Wrong Room
  • Visit the Old Town
  • Pay the Holocaust Museum a visit

21. Bangkok, Thailand

 

Bangkok is split into 50 unique districts filled with golden palaces, porcelain inlaid spires, and floating markets and food stalls. The old districts still possess the grit that the city used to have, which makes them a must-see for any first-time visitors. Thai cuisine is one to marvel at too with its diverse sweet, spicy, sour and salty flavors.

Things to do:

  • Marvel at the Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho)
  • Visit the luxurious Paragon Cineplex
  • Enjoy the art at the Museum of Contemporary Art

22. Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona is Spain’s most cosmopolitan city, with its avant-garde chefs and its flamboyant street performers. Once home to Picasso, Barcelona has been revolutionary when it comes to art and despite the seeming aura of hedonism, its people are very dynamic and hardworking. The capital of Catalonia could keep you occupied for weeks so make sure you pay it a good visit.

Things to do:

  • Explore more Picasso with the Walking Tour
  • Make your own mosaics at Mosaiccos
  • Visit the Port of Barcelona

23. Venice, Italy

This is gondola central, with its canals, restaurants, romantic ambiance, Grand Canal palaces and marble churches. Venetians ignore the aqua alta and marvel in their paintings, wine, music and boho-chic trends. Always flowing with admirers at any time of the year, visitors appreciate its cuisine, art and espressos.

Things to do:

  • The Venice Photo Walk with Marco
  • Take a gondola trip with Row Venice
  • Visit the Saint Mark’s Basilica

24. Dubai, UAE

Home to the tallest building in the world, the only seven-star hotel and the largest artificial islands, Dubai is the multifaceted cosmopolitan center of the future. Constantly full of surprises, Dubai is ever changing with its multiplying shopping malls, extraordinary architecture and delicious gourmet restaurants featuring a taste of places from all around the globe. In addition, you have the desert to explore: just rent a dune buggy and go crazy.

Things to do:

  • Take a dip at the 5-star Dolphin Bay or Aquaventure
  • Visit the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve
  • Visit the Mall of the Emirates

25. Miami, USA

 

Sun-kissed, sultry and shimmering. By day, it’s a must to hit the beach, walk about Miami’s colorful Art Deco architecture, or dare to hit the envious South Beach celebrity scene. West of the city is the Everglades, the most eccentric ecosystem in North America while to the North you’ve got the infamous Fort Lauderdale with its yachts and martinis. Miami is sweaty but glamorous and the party is always on, you take your pick!

Things to do:

  • Private tour at the Everglades River of Grass Adventures
  • Take a special drive on the Biscayne Xpress Water Taxi
  • Visit the Florida Grand Opera

26. Amsterdam, The Netherlands

History with an urban flair, that’s Amsterdam. The gentle canals are a beautiful backdrop for the Jordaan and Rembrandtplein Square, and no one should miss out on the most moving experience of the Anne Frank House. Amsterdam is cosy and surrounded with artistic treasures like the Van Gogh Museum. Although many tourists are only there to see the Red Light District, be sure to explore the rich history in all the houses that date back to the Golden Age.

Things to do:

  • Visit The Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum
  • Pay Anne a visit at the Anne Frank House
  • Take a walk around the Vondelpark

27. Phuket, Thailand

With its colorful blend of cultures, rubber trees and tin mines, Phuket has attracted entrepreneurs from all around the world. The Old Town has become infused by current art, food and music and attracts a very hip crowd after having its shophouses and homes renovated. This is a surreal vacation that is perfect for the tourist on a budget.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Gibbon Rehabilitation Project
  • Take a Two Sea Tour
  • Take a look at the Big Buddha

28. Agra, India

The Taj Mahal is the magical destination that draws tourists to Agra like mad, but that’s not the only attraction worth the visit. There are also the fascinating tombs and mausoleums that are scattered around the city, along with the many vibrant and bustling chowks (the marketplaces).

Things to do:

  • Visit the Taj Mahal
  • Take a walk with the Agra Walks
  • Spare a little more than a day for the Agra Fort

29. Varna, Bulgaria

This maritime capital is by far the most interesting and cosmopolitan town on the Black Sea coast as it is a combination of port city, naval base and seaside resort. How could it get any more interesting? Beautiful enormous parks, historic feel, Roman baths, museums and a buzzing restaurant scene, that’s how!

Things to do:

  • Visit the Varna Archaeological Museum
  • Watch history reveal itself at the Cathedral of the Assumption of the Virgin
  • Have some family fun at the Varna Amusement Park

30. Bali, Indonesia

The saying that the best things come in small packages is very true when it comes to Bali because it is more than just small, it’s an Indonesian paradise. Listening to your body’s needs and pleasuring it with a massage on the beach or a sybaritic spa is first on your travel checklist. Then comes the shopping, the cuisine and the beautiful, lively nightlife, you will never get enough of the frangipani trees or the enchanting temple ceremonies.

Things to do:

  • Pay the Baruna Dive Center a visit
  • Attend Chef Dean’s Cooking Class
  • Go on a day tour with Bali Adventure Tours

31. Brussels, Belgium

For every fan of the unknown, here’s a bizarre but interesting mix of French and Flemish and café culture. Renowned for great shopping, fab restaurants, sublime chocolate shops, and history dusted and polished into the walls of the historic and decaying buildings. Are you seduced yet?

Things to do:

  • Start at the truly grand Grand Palace
  • Visit the Musical Instruments Museum
  • Go for a run at the Bois de la Cambre and Foret de Soignes

32. Bucharest, Romania

Most don’t speak too fondly of this capital, but it’s perplexing. That’s its point! It’s medieval and home to many of Romania’s most historic churches. This is the place to leave your comfort zone and just go exploring all the elegant vibes of the 20th century, French-influenced architecture. Stick around for more than a day, and it’ll just make sense.

Things to do:

  • Try out the Escape Rooms
  • Visit the eerie Romanian Athenaeum
  • Take a break at Herastrau Park

33. Lima, Peru

 

Lima is for those willing to delve deep into a city to truly understand and unravel the beauty underneath the foggy and chaotic atmosphere. Lima’s beauties are humble, hiding amid the high rises where the pre-Columbian temples and colonial mansions lie. Lima also makes up for the aesthetics with a multitude of experiences, from museums filled with poetry to golf clubs and crowded nightclubs. This is what you’d call a hot mess, don’t miss it.

Things to do:

  • Have a gorgeously Peruvian meal at The Lima Gourmet Company
  • Go shopping at the Centro Comercial Larcomar
  • Visit the spending Magic Water Circuit

34. Zürich, Switzerland

A major destination for all things shopping and contemporary art. Some say the city’s Protestant modesty is truly what saves it from getting just a little carried away with its vibrant collection of bars, restaurants and clubs with the most buzzing nightlife you’ll see. If it was once seen as dull, it surely isn’t anymore!

Things to do:

  • Visit the Uetliberg Mountain
  • Pay the Rietberg Museum a visit
  • Go on a delicious Sweet Zurich Tour

35. Shanghai, China

Shanghai is the chance to acquire a taste of the past, present and future in one dynamic cosmopolitan center in the world’s fastest-changing nation. Exhilarating, and obsessed with the latest fads, fashions and technology, this city has got European-style cityscapes and a sci-fi skyline, so don’t miss out on it.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Shanghai Circus World
  • Take a walk around the Old French Concession
  • Visit the Shanghai History Museum

36. Kyoto, Japan

Kyoto is the home to masterpieces of religious architecture, beautiful temples, exalted gardens and decorated shrines. There are said to be over 1,000 Buddhist temples along with a varied range of excellent restaurants, ancient specialty shops, and a feel for all the seasons in one.

Things to do:

  • Pay a visit to the Fushimi Inari Shrine
  • Visit the GEAR – Art Complex
  • Go shopping at the Nishiki Market

37. Siena, Italy

 

This Tuscan town will take you back in time with its marvelous marble floors, artwork and heritage from the Middle Ages. The city’s artistic glories are largely Gothic and that is transcendant in its cathedrals and the medieval tradition that involves bareback riders (dangerously) racing on cobblestones. It’s thrilling: a must-see for any avid traveler.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Biblioteca Piccolomini
  • See the Siena Cathedral
  • Visit the Piazza del Campo

38. Dublin, Ireland

 

Dublin wears everything on its Irish sleeve, from its fascinating history to its brilliant personality and with all Georgian elegance aside, Dublin is not like the other European capitals. It’s amiable and witty and leaves you all at ease with its charismatic and multicultural soul.

Things to do:

  • Feel the vibes of An Evening of Food, Folklore and Fairies
  • Try out the Kilmainham Gaol experience
  • Go on a Rural Pub Tour

39. Hiroshima, Japan

Despite its name evoking the memory of 6 August, 1945, Hiroshima has a lot more to offer like the Peace Memorial Park. But Hiroshima with its wide boulevards and laid-back vibes is anything but depressing. Take a couple of nights to check out its thriving community.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
  • And the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park
  • Take an afternoon trip to the Mitaki Temple

40. Cusco, Peru

Visit this cosmopolitan Inca capital with its cathedrals, temples, cobblestone streets, and most importantly the awesome llamas and alpacas. This city of the Inca Empire is the archaeological destination of the Americas, as well as the continent’s oldest inhabited city.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Belmond Hiram Bingham
  • Visit the Centro Historico de Cusco
  • Try out the Inca Trail, it’s a must!

41. Glasgow, Scotland

Glasgow is edgy, Victorian and swamped with the best bars to tickle your taste buds. The hedonistic culture will encourage your nocturnal side and get you head banging along to the live music scene. The city is in the midst of a transformational era, and you want to be there for it.

Things to do:

  • Witness the brilliant Sharmanka Kinetic Theatre
  • Art lovers should head to the House for an Art Lover (it sells itself!)
  • Have a bouncy fun time at the Bubble Football Zone!

42. Nadi, Fiji

This tropical paradise is very popular amongst travelers looking for a holiday of beautiful beaches and gorgeous ancient cultural sites around Sigatoka. Nadi is building its identity while incorporating elements of a city, a business hub and a tourist junction, and even if it never makes up its mind, you should still give it a visit!

Things to do:

  • Get a coach at the Fuji Surf School and pick up a new skill!
  • Visit the relaxed Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool
  • Go on a Robinson Crusoe Island Night Tour

43. Oslo, Norway

This Norwegian capital has been here for a thousand years, how have you not gone there yet? It’s a visual delight when it comes to the variety of museums it offers, from Edvard Munch’s ‘The Scream,’ to the unforgettable Viking Ship. There’s a rapidly growing café, restaurant, nightlife and opera, jazz and indie rock culture, so Oslo appeals to all the tastes out there!

Things to do:

  • Attend The Norwegian National Opera & Ballet
  • Visit the Vigeland Park
  • Visit the paradise within Oslo, Bygdoy Peninsula

44. Panama City, Panama

Home to the natural riches of Panama, with a thriving international banking and trade sector along with a sultry skyline of glistening towers, that is Panama City. The city has architectural, cultural and ethnic diversity, which means there is something for everyone. So with a little touch of salsa beats and adventurous activities from hiking through the rain forests or taking a train along the jungle, you’ve got yourself the ultimate Panamanian experience.

Things to do:

  • Take a tour of the Panama Canal
  • Go fishing at the Gatun Lake
  • Visit the Panama Interoceanic Canal Museum

45. Havana, Cuba

 

The Caribbean’s largest city with its romantic vibes and contagious energy, 500 years of an exciting history has led to making Havana (or Habana) a culturally unique society. You’ve got mambo, salsa, Che Guevara, rum and the unconventional beauty it’s known for. Its appeal lies in the abstract.

Things to do:

  • Visit the architectural beauty of Old Havana
  • Pay a vist to the best cafe in Havana, Cuba Libro
  • Visit the National Museum of Beautiful Arts of Cuba

46. Bruges, Belgium

A picturesque, fairy-tale, medieval town with dreamy, soaring towers and exceptionally photogenic canals, historic churches and whitewashed almshouses. The tourists never leave, but if you can visit midweek or in the gorgeous spring, you should have a little of its flair to yourself.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Historic Centre of Brugge
  • Don’t miss the Burg Square
  • Give the Belfry and Market Halls a taste

47. San José, Costa Rica

San José is often seen as a collection of outdated commercial buildings, but beyond this extremely superficial and uninformed analysis this is is a cosmopolitan city filled with department stores of all sorts, chic cafés, and fast-food restaurants making it the nation’s cultural hub.

  • Visit the National Theatre
  • Visit the interesting Precolumbian Gold Museum
  • Get brave and go bungee jumping with Tropical Bungee

48. Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana is a delicious cocktail of German, Mediterranean and Slovene influence seasoned with the old town’s Baroque, Art Nouveau and Renaissance buildings. The biggest perk has got to be everything is such a short distance away, just go for a walk or take a bike! The ‘beloved’ city is also a student community, which means the alt-lifestyle gives it a different vibe.

Things to do:

  • A visit to the Old Town is a must!
  • Visit the atmospheric main plaza; Preseren Square
  • Don’t miss out on the urban cultural centre of Metelkova

49. Copenhagen, Denmark

 

What was once a Viking fishing settlement has transformed into the “coolest, most cosmopolitan and most exciting” city in Scandinavia, while holding on to the traces of Norse explorers that keep its culture and history truly rich. Like all the best places, it has a blend of modern and historic, making it not just a great tourist destination but also one of the world’s most livable cities.

Things to do:

  • Witness the stunning David Collection
  • Pay Nyhavn a visit!
  • Visit the Nationalmuseet

50. Rome, Italy

Ravishing, radiant and remarkable, that’s Rome. The city will continue to amaze you every time you see the Colosseum or a breathtaking baroque church. It embraces its historic legacies, fine art and absolutely delicious food. Rome is intriguing and will have you experiencing excitement with all your senses.

Things to do:

  • Visit the breathtaking Abbazi di San Paolo Fuori Le Mura
  • The time machine of Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini is a must
  • Get lovely ice cream at the Gelateria Panna e Liquirizia

51. Singapore, Singapore

One of the most enjoyable, seemingly science fiction comic inspired cities in Southeast Asia from beginning to end. You begin at one of the world’s best airports and take a zippy MRT train line without a single care given for the traffic. Whether you’re up for a stroll through fashion emporiums and antique shops, or you’re more interested in the city parks or the city’s clubs, Singapore has got it all. The city is colorful, soulful and has a thriving creative environment!

Things to do:

  • Don’t miss out on The Escape Hunt Experience
  • Visit the Singapore Botanic Gardens
  • Try out the super awesome Flight Simulator

52. Lisbon, Portugal

 

Indulge in fresh pastries, window shopping, espressos and the warmly lit 1930s-era cafés, or take a walk along the seaside. At Bairro Alto you’ve got many restaurants with jazz and reggae vibes filling the air and nightclubs scattered all over the town. Lisbon’s Gothic cathedrals, monasteries and museums all accentuate this lovely city.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Fundacao Calouste Gulbenkian
  • Take a look at the art at the Gulbenkian Museum
  • Must visit the Oceanario de Lisboa

53. Split, Croatia

Within the atmospheric walls where Split came to life, you’ve got a balance of tradition and modernity with many many bars, restaurants and shops. Its coastal mountains are the perfect backdrop to the Adriatic, where you can chill and appreciate the cityscape. While people used to cross Split to get where they wanted to go, the city has renovated itself to become exactly where people want to be.

Things to do:

  • Visit the Hvar Island
  • Give the modern Diocletian’s Palace a look
  • And of course, don’t miss the Old Split

54. New Orleans, USA

 

Vibrant, old-school and filled with precious architecture. After Hurricane Katrina broke the levee, New Orleans has managed to rebuild itself with echoing sweet jazz and blues beats, spontaneous dancing and mouthwatering aromas from unexpected corners. It’s a great city for late afternoon walks, meant for the ones willing to admire its subtle charm.

Things to do:

  • For a historic flaashback, visit The National WWII Museum
  • Visit the Saenger Theatre
  • Visit the New Orleans City Park

55. Cairo, Egypt

 

This constantly pulsating and hypnotizing metropolis will surprise you with the chaos at your arrival, but soon you’ll get drawn way too deep. As long as you’re not looking for solitude, the City of the Thousand Minarets is the perfect place to explore and experience Egyptian history and culture.

Things to do:

  • Watch an Egyptian Heritage Dance Troupe
  • Visit the Al-Azhar Park
  • Visit the Mohamed Ali Mosque

56. Sydney, Australia

Sydney is attractive at any time of day, so keep your eyes wide open! It’s famous for its National Parks and its super eventful evenings of undercover bar hunting, sporting events to support, underground bands to check out or a super crazy party to crash. The city’s glamorous but oh-so-casual at the same time making it such a relaxed but vibrant environment. Everybody loves to tan at the beautiful golden beaches, enjoy the exciting food scene and explore the very subtle touches of history.

Things to do:

  • Go to the Sydney Harbour
  • Take a beach walk from Bondi to Coogee
  • Visit the Sydney Opera House

57. Seoul, South Korea

 

Seoul is a very interesting mix of everything from night markets to the infamous K-Pop, but of course it goes beyond what we all vaguely know about it. The city is filled with temples, skyscrapers and majestic palaces everywhere in addition to the 21st century urban edge in design and culture. Ten and a half million people reside in this metropolis and it almost never goes to sleep because the day is for a lovely morning visit to a temple followed by a visit to a teahouse, and the night is for the night markets and the Hongdae or Itaewon party life!

Things to do:

  • Visit The War Memorial of Korea
  • Go for a hike at the Bukhansan National Park
  • Pay the Seoul Arts Centre a visit

58. Milan, Italy

The world’s top fashion capital means glamor, grace and Gucci. Milan is a well-dressed and chic engine room for the country’s economy. Filled with true treasures like da Vinci’s “The Last Supper” showing just how much Milan’s creative ‘streak’ has an impact. Everyone has been here on the runways from Prada to Versace to Dolce & Gabbana, so why not get dressed up and come along?

Things to do:

  • Visit the Milan Cathedral
  • Pay the Dialogo nel Buio a visit
  • Go crazy with the credit card at La Rinascente

59. Chicago, USA

The Windy City will blow you away, trust me. There’s always something going on here, from high-flying architecture to peanut butter and banana topped waffles for breakfast, could things get any better? Chicago is great festivals and Lollapalooza is a must-see because when everybody’s head banging to the beat, you really don’t want to miss out on the fun. Art museums come in all genres: impressionist, psychedelic or outsider? Take your pick! Chicago will surely keep you busy and entertained.

Things to do:

  • Attend the Million Dollar Quartet
  • Visit the Millennium Park
  • Have a laugh at Second City

60. Prague, Czech Republic

Super bohemian and fairytale-like for the travelers who want to immerse themselves wholly into another culture. Prague is a European hotspot with art galleries ranging from Gothic pieces to collections of 20th-century surrealists, constructivists and cubists. The city is also quite famous for making some of the world’s best brews so grab a pint and head on an urban exploration of the alluring and rather quirky Prague.

 
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Dschinghis Khan

This list is so wonderful. It so sad that I don't have enough time to visit them all. But I sorted out priorities. And first place to visit will be Italy. I want to the Vatican to see live Sistine Chapel and many other historical monuments.

 
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