Whether you’re a red-eye regular or a budding wanderer, you’re sure to be captivated by any of these top travel destinations for 2019. The travel fanatics at Nomatic have put together a diverse list of remarkable cities for you to visit in the upcoming year, so renew your passport and pack your Nomatic travel bag for a journey that you won’t soon forget!
Amalfi Coast, Italy
The Amalfi Coast is a picturesque collection of 13 different quaint and colorful towns positioned along the cliffside. If you’ve ever dreamed of dining on the balcony of an Italian restaurant that overlooks the Mediterranean Sea, then this is a travel destination you’re sure to love.
Not only does this destination provide a myriad of charming shops and eateries, but there’s also a beach to lounge on and plenty of hiking trails to explore. When you’re not strolling through the pastel fishing villages or dining on an Italian terrace, be sure to explore the best attractions along the Amalfi Coast, including the Villa Rufolo and the stunning 9th-century Amalfi Cathedral.
Zadar is a breathtaking city in Croatia, which is a breathtaking country in the Balkans, which is —you guessed it—a breathtaking mountain range. I think the point we’re trying to make here is that you’ll be surrounded by beauty in and out of the city. Zadar rests on the coast of the Adriatic Sea and is most well-known for its hauntingly beautiful ruins of the Roman and Venetian influences. When planning your trip to Zadar, make sure you include a stop at the Church of St Donatus and the Zadar Cathedral on your travel itinerary.
Prague, Czech Republic
Who wouldn’t want to visit a place that has earned the nickname, the City of a Hundred Spires? Prague is the capital of the Czech Republic and is a truly captivating city that will delight history buffs and lovers of gothic architecture. With intricate historical churches and vibrant baroque buildings, this travel destination is beautiful and budget friendly with plenty of free and low-cost attractions.
During your visit, you’ll definitely want to make time to visit the 14th-century Charles Bridge, Prague Castle, and the 600-year-old astronomical clock. For a taste of the best local grub, check out The Real Meat Society, Milada, and Bistrot 104.
The city of Shēnzhèn is getting a lot of travel hype as it was named one of the top travel destinations of 2019 by Lonely Planet — a famed publisher of travel guides. They’re calling Shēnzhèn the next big thing when it comes to modern metropolises. The city is best known for its massive shopping centers, like Luohu Commercial City, and an array of thrilling amusement parks that are bound to test your courage and your stomach. For an unforgettable trip to Shēnzhèn, make sure you check out the Window of the World and OCT East. If you’re more interested in exploring the outdoors, we suggest you visit the nearby Hong Kong Wetland Park for a feel of local wildlife.
Copenhagen is the capital of Denmark, and has a myriad of entertaining and fascinating attractions for travelers of all ages. This coastal city rests on the islands of Amager and Zealand, which makes it the ideal place to snap a few pics of some pretty spectacular views. During your time in Copenhagen, we strongly recommend that you visit the gorgeous 18th century rococo district, Frederiksstaden. Here you’ll find the massive Amalienborg Palace and not far from it, the Rosenborg Castle and the immaculate gardens that surround it. Copenhagen also made it to Lonely Planet’s list of travel destinations for 2019, so you know that it’s definitely a trip worth taking.
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