New York Times list of 52 places to go in 2016

As in the past few years, the New York Times has published a list of places to go in 2016.  I have written blog posts from the lists from 20152014, 2013 and 2012 in the past.

Here is their list with places in bold that I have been to along with links to my relevant blog posts for sites I have been to the exact place on the list.

  1. Mexico City
  2. Bordeaux, France
  3. Malta
  4. Coral Bay, St. John
  5. Theodore Roosevelt National Park, North Dakota
  6. Mozambique
  7. Toronto, Canada
  8. Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  9. Skane, Sweden
  10. Vinales, Cuba
  11. Guadeloupe
  12. Park City, Utah
  13. Aarhus, Denmark
  14. Cesme, Turkey
  15. Road of the Seven Lakes, Argentina
  16. Hangzhou, China
  17. Korcula Island, Croatia
  18. San Sebastian, Spain
  19. Virunga National Park, Democratic Republic of the Congo
  20. Grand Rapids, Michigan
  21. Garzon, Uruguay
  22. Dublin, Ireland [2017]
  23. Todos Santos, Mexico
  24. Tamil Nadu, India [We live here!]
  25. Vaud, Switzerland
  26. Washington, D.C. [2007, 2008]
  27. Brno, Czech Republic
  28. Saint Helena
  29. Barcelona, Spain
  30. Dalat, Vietnam
  31. Turin, Italy
  32. Isla Holbox, Mexico
  33. Providence, Rhode Island
  34. Mosel wine country, Germany
  35. Pyeongchang, South Korea
  36. Tyrol, Austria
  37. Colmar, France
  38. Kansai, Japan
  39. East Bay, California
  40. Île de Ré, France
  41. East coast, Sri Lanka
  42. Rosine, Kentucky
  43. Málaga, Spain
  44. Guizhou, China
  45. Phnom Penh, Cambodia [ 1, 2 ]
  46. St. Louis, Missouri
  47. Salonika, Greece
  48. Marfa, Texas
  49. Ubud, Indonesia
  50. Southern Gulf Islands, British Columbia
  51. Sydney, Australia
  52. Beaufort, South Carolina

Interestingly, some of these places are on our radar for the coming year.  Specifically, Abu Dhabi and Dublin.  We’re thinking about stopping by Abu Dhabi to look at a college for Jordan and then stopping over in Ireland on our return the US for the summer.

zieak (2206 Posts)

Ryan "Zieak" McFarland dabbles. Beards. Making things. Travel. Genealogy. Frugality and excessiveness. Fitness and fatness. He's a PE teacher in India, usually calls Alaska home and is a happy father to two boys and the husband to a suddenly crafty wife.


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