Maybe it’s just me, but Lonely Planet’s list of the Top 10 Countries to Visit in 2010 seems a little, well, weak. For the most part, they are countries which are already frequented by travelers and tourists. Hardly groundbreaking stuff.
Here’s the list:
Yes, I do know that lists are always subjective and everyone’s going to have their own opinion, but really, what gives?
What is it about 2010 exactly that should attract more people to New Zealand, Germany, or Greece?
Portugal? I’m pretty sure folks were headed there on their European circuit already. I can almost forgive the U.S. inclusion — although the Obama excitement is dying down — seeing as the exchange rate is so favourable right now.