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Top Seven Travel Destinations Of 2018

So many destinations competed for our attention this year and travel trends show that our travel decisions are influenced by social media, with so many people visiting places based on the photos shared online.

Here are top seven travel destinations of 2018.

Wat Phra Kaew by Ninara, Thailand

Photo: Wikipedia

Bali, Indonesia

Bali, Indonesia was a favourite go-to spot in 2018. The lush greenery, rice fields, sacred temples, floating breakfast concept and beautiful scenery made it an attractive choice for many tourists all over the world.

If there was ever a country that depicts “living your best life”, Bali is the one.

Marrakech, Morocco

Le Jardin Marjorelle. Marrakech Photo Jessica Ufuoma @theufuoma

Le Jardin Marjorelle. Marrakech Photo Jessica Ufuoma @theufuoma

This year, travellers continued to flock into North Africa’s popular gem—Morocco and they stopped at Marrakech.

From colourful souks to exquisitely designed architecture and cosy riad homes, Marrakech continues to resonate with travellers from all over the world.

Cape Town, South Africa

Bo-kaap, Cape Town

Bo-kaap, Cape Town. Photo: Unsplash

More and more people are making their way into African countries and South Africa has been one of the most favoured destinations.

The beautiful city of Cape Town attracted so many visitors this year as it offers so much for travellers to enjoy and experience. Wine lovers? Check. Nature lovers? Check. Road trip lovers? Check.

Dubai, UAE

Dubai. Photo: vietnamdhtravel

Dubai. Photo: vietnamdhtravel

Everyone who has visited Dubai comes back to say how much of a great time they had, including repeat visitors. There’s not a shortage of things to do in Dubai, no matter how many times you visit.


You can visit the world’s tallest building—Burj Khalifa and explore have a buggy ride in the sand dunes, all in one trip. Travellers continued to love Dubai in 2018.

Cancun, Mexico

Underwater statues in Cancun. Photo: destinationdevelopmentwatch

Underwater statues in Cancun. Photo: destinationdevelopmentwatch

A party city with beautiful beaches, awesome views, great live music, good food and good vibes? You’re certainly talking about Cancun!

Cancun is a dream come through for travellers who want a slice of everything—adventure, relaxation, food, and scenery.

New York, USA

Long Island City, New York. Photo: Wikipedia

Long Island City, New York. Photo: Wikipedia

This list will be incomplete without mentioning the Big Apple and powerhouse that is New York City.

Bright lights, buzzing crowd, phenomenal energy, fashion, music, and big dreams. New York City continues to attract tourists year on year and 2018 was no exception.

Bangkok, Thailand

Private Beach In Thailand. Photo: YOLO FILMS

Private Beach In Thailand. Photo: YOLO FILMS

Not much needs to be said about why Bangkok, Thailand steals the heart of travellers year in year out.

According to The Independent, Bangkok is the most visited city in the world. Bangkok is an affordable destination that offers great food, temples, and rich cultural experience.

2019 will be a year full of travel adventures.

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