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
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.
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.
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
7. Kochi, India
In 2020, street art comes to the fore at Kochi-Muziris Biennale, putting India firmly on the contemporary arts festival map.
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.
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.
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.
3. Cairo, Egypt
The year 2020 is set to be the date Cairo’s Grand Egyptian Museum in Giza throws open its doors.
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.
1. Salzburg, Austria
Celebrating 100 years of the Salzburg Festival, this Austrian city is pulling out all the stops in 2020.