These Are the Trendiest Destinations of 2023
The hottest destinations of the year beckon with beaches, culture and will broaden your horizon to boot.
May 9, 2023
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The Pyramids of Giza are rightly considered one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. But there is much more to marvel at on a trip to Egypt, which is best started with a cruise on the Nile before exploring Cairo and the Valley of the Kings.
When touring the country in southern Africa, a stop at the iconic Victoria Falls is, of course, a must – but it's also worthwhile to look for the rare white rhino and other wildlife while exploring the largely unknown Zimbabwe.
You should fulfill this vacation dream at least once in your life – and there's no time like the present: The South Sea Islands may be on the other side of the world, but that's exactly what makes them so appealing. On around 300 islands, you can immerse yourself in a colorful underwater world.
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Located between Argentina and Brazil, the comparatively small country is a destination without mass tourism, which scores with incredible landscapes, beautiful beaches, high security and relaxed inhabitants.
In the small kingdom in the Himalayas, happiness is more important than money. To keep it that way, there are limited visitor numbers, and nature conservation is part of the constitution. Sustainable vacations are en vogue – Bhutan shows how it can be done.
This article appeared in the Falstaff TRAVEL issue Spring 2023.