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Revealed: The best cities around the world to travel to in 2020

Here are the best cities to travel to in 2020, according to Lonely Planet - Dubai makes the list

Revealed: The best cities around the world to travel to in 2020

10. Denver, USA

Denver’s elevated position as one of the USA’s most charming boomtowns has reached new heights as the Mile High City enters its latest phase of growth, creative energy damn good food.

Revealed: The best cities around the world to travel to in 2020

9. Dubai, UAE

2020 will be a big year for Dubai. Not only will it opens the six-month-long World Expo 2020, where 190 nations go all out in showcasing the latest visions in sustainability and mobility in architecturally showstopping pavilions, but the Museum of the Future is also expected to open. 

Revealed: The best cities around the world to travel to in 2020

8. Vancouver, Canada

This natural playground – squeezed majestically between the blue waters of the Pacific and the forest-clad mountaintops of the North Shore – is seeing the benefits of its longstanding Greenest City 2020 Action Plan 

Revealed: The best cities around the world to travel to in 2020

7. Kochi, India

In 2020, street art comes to the fore at Kochi-Muziris Biennale, putting India firmly on the contemporary arts festival map.

Revealed: The best cities around the world to travel to in 2020

6. La Paz, Bolivia

The once-drab city is racing towards a more radiant and inspired future due to a renewed sense of pride in Bolivia’s indigenous roots.

Revealed: The best cities around the world to travel to in 2020

5. Bonn, Germany

Once capital of West Germany, Bonn is back in the spotlight with a cymbal roll in 2020, as the city gears up to mark Beethoven’s 250th birthday. 

Revealed: The best cities around the world to travel to in 2020

4. Galway, Ireland

Brilliantly bohemian Galway is arguably Ireland’s most engaging city and will be supercharged by events marking thei its role as a 2020 European Capital of Culture.

Revealed: The best cities around the world to travel to in 2020

3. Cairo, Egypt

The year 2020 is set to be the date Cairo’s Grand Egyptian Museum in Giza throws open its doors. 

Revealed: The best cities around the world to travel to in 2020

2. Washington DC, USA

All eyes will be on Washington, DC, this year, as the city celebrates the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment – the law that granted women the right to vote.

Revealed: The best cities around the world to travel to in 2020

1. Salzburg, Austria

Celebrating 100 years of the Salzburg Festival, this Austrian city is pulling out all the stops in 2020.