The year isn’t over yet, but worldwide explorers already decided for the rest of us.
There were some places to avoid and some that were must-sees in 2016.
Those popular destinations offered a variety of reasons to visit.
Unbeatable beaches surrounding tight-knit communities. Bustling metropolitan areas filled with businesspeople and locals alike. Maybe even some ancient ruins that can only be reached from a world-renowned hiking trail.
Whether it was for a business trip or some rest and relaxation, here were the five best travel destinations of 2016: