1. ICELAND

Geysers, waterfalls, and the most dramatic ice lake in the world.

Iceland

2. MYANMAR

Misconstrued by almost everyone who has never been, and full of the world’s most attractive people.

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3. ZAMBIA

The best walking safaris in the world.

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4. COSTA RICA

Choose Atlantic or pacific, and fly over rain forest in a six-seater airplane.

Costa Rica

5. JORDAN

Desolate wadis, rolling sands, and some of the most poignant religious history known to mankind.

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6. USA

Staggering scenes on a road trip through Utah, Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon.

USA

7. BOTSWANA

Sample the delights of the Okavango Delta, along with the elephants and lions.

Botswana

8. NAMIBIA

Drive the Namib desert, or take a balloon over the skeleton coast.

Namibia

9. MEXICO

Much maligned, but Mexico City has one of the most impressive museums in the world, and Teotihuacan is stunning.

Mexico

10. SOUTH AFRICA

Cape Town and any number of safaris – good for the soul.

South Africa

South Africa