Online travel guide Travel Lemming names Tbilisi to position #22 on its annual list of the world’s 50 best travel destinations.
Denver, USA (November 7, 2023) – Tbilisi, Georgia has been named the 22nd best place to travel in the world in 2024 by Travel Lemming, a US-based online travel guide read by more than 10 million travelers.
Released today, the annual list of 50 best places to travel highlights emerging destinations and hidden gems around the world.
The article calls Tbilisi “a modern capital of an ancient land,” and says that it “celebrates its culture through folk melodies, traditional dances, and unbelievable food and wine.” It cites taking a Georgian food and wine tour, riding the Funicular, and watching Georgian folk dances as some of the best things to do in the city.
Matthew Reppond, Writer at Travel Lemming, commented: “Learn a little of the unique Georgian language, listen to haunting and heroic folk music, and be mesmerized by traditional dances. There’s no better place to experience the culture of Georgia’s proud people than Tbilisi, ‘The City that Loves You.’”
The annual list is a collaborative project of the publication’s team of more than 35 travel writers and editors. Travel Lemming’s local travel experts each nominate their favorite destinations for consideration by the publication’s editorial board.
The top 10 places to travel in 2024 according to Travel Lemming are:
#1 – Yucatán, Mexico
#2 – Gizo, Solomon Islands
#3 – Stavanger, Norway
#4 – Antigua, Guatemala
#5 – Memphis, Tennessee
#6 – Phú Quốc, Vietnam
#7 – St. John’s Newfoundland, Canada
#8 – Kodiak, Alaska
#9 – Guatape, Colombia
#10 – Eureka Springs, Arkansas
By region, the full list of 50 destinations includes 15 destinations in Europe, 7 in Asia, 2 in South America, 2 in Oceania, 2 in Africa, 5 in North America (besides the US), and 17 in the United States.