Santorini Among the World’s 30 Best Places to Visit in 2019-20
The Greek island of Santorini is among the World’s 30 Best Places to Visit in 2019-20, ranking 24th on the list that was recently released by US News & World Report.
Recommending the perfect vacation spots, the list includes popular cities, exotic islands and major national parks.
“Frequently touted as a top honeymoon destination, this Greek isle [Santorini} woos newlyweds every year with its breathtaking sunsets, pastel-hued villages and colorful beaches,” the report said.
“Archaeological sites, such as ancient Thira and Akrotiri, beckon to history buffs, while central Santorini’s winery tours lure oenophiles.
For a relaxing daytrip, hop on a boat to Thirassia, and at night, head to Amoudi Bay to watch the sun set while dining alfresco.”
Paris was voted as the “World’s Best Place to Visit in 2019-20”, and was followed by the South Island of New Zealand in second place, Rome in third, Tahiti in fourth and London in the fifth position.
World’s 30 Best Places to Visit in 2019-20
- South Island, New Zealand
- Bora Bora
- Grand Canyon
- New York City
- Machu Picchu
- San Francisco
- Argentine Patagonia
- British Virgin Islands
- St. Lucia
- Rio de Janeiro
- Great Barrier Reef
- Costa Rica
- Amalfi Coast
To compile the list, the U.S. News & World Report used expert opinions, user votes and current trends, in addition to evaluating sights, cultures, scenic beauty, food scenes and more.