The List

the ultimate list of best destinations in the world

This is a composite list based on various “best of” destination lists, weighted by their scores for civil rights, economic freedom, and popularity ranking. (See references for details.)

  1. United Kingdom
  2. Netherlands
  3. France
  4. Italy
  5. Ireland
  6. New Zealand
  7. Australia
  8. United States, New York
  9. Canada, Ontario
  10. United States, Hawaii
  11. Canada, British Columbia
  12. United States, Nevada
  13. Canada, Alberta
  14. Portugal
  15. United States, Louisiana
  16. Canada, Quebec
  17. United States, Florida
  18. Czech Republic
  19. United States, California
  20. Greece
  21. United States, Georgia
  22. Germany
  23. United States, Tennessee
  24. Iceland
  25. United States, Arizona
  26. United States, South Carolina
  27. United States, Illinois
  28. Japan
  29. Mauritius
  30. United States, Missouri
  31. Austria
  32. Chile
  33. Spain
  34. United States, North Carolina
  35. United States, Washington DC
  36. United States, Texas
  37. United States, Washington
  38. United States, Colorado
  39. Malta
  40. United States, Massachusetts
  41. Poland
  42. Barbados
  43. Indonesia
  44. Israel
  45. Croatia
  46. Jamaica
  47. Peru
  48. Hungary
  49. Argentina
  50. Singapore
  51. South Africa
  52. India
  53. Colombia
  54. Dominican Republic
  55. Brazil
  56. Mexico
  57. Fiji
  58. Thailand
  59. Ecuador
  60. Turkey
  61. Sri Lanka
  62. Nepal
  63. United Arab Emirates
  64. Morocco
  65. Kenya
  66. Bolivia
  67. Jordan
  68. Tanzania
  69. Qatar
  70. Vietnam
  71. Cambodia
  72. Rwanda
  73. Oman
  74. Russia
  75. Egypt
  76. China
  77. Zimbabwe