How We Selected the 2021 World’s Best Locations

How We Chose the 2021 World’s Greatest Places

The challenges of the previous 12 months and a half have remodeled our world, and few industries have been as affected as journey, tourism and hospitality. In some ways, our third annual record of the World’s Best Locations is a tribute to the individuals and companies on the forefront of these industries who, amid extraordinary circumstances, discovered methods to adapt, construct and innovate. It shines a lightweight on ingenuity, creativity, revitalization and reopenings in locations internationally.

To compile this record, TIME solicited nominations of locations—together with international locations, areas, cities and cities—from our worldwide community of correspondents and contributors, with a watch towards these providing new and thrilling experiences.

The consequence: a listing of 100 distinctive locations, from the idyllic Portuguese city of Arouca, now dwelling to the world’s longest pedestrian suspension bridge, to the continent of Antarctica, which this December will expertise a uncommon whole photo voltaic eclipse. And whereas it is probably not potential to soundly go to every place simply but, they’re all properly value studying (and dreaming) about till it’s time, as soon as once more, to discover.

To see the total record, click on right here.


Map by Katherine Baxter for TIME

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