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