Lonely Planet has named Singapore as top destination among countries in Best in Travel 2015, its 10th annual agenda-setting collection of the best trends, destinations and experiences for the year ahead.
onely Planet has named Singapore as the world’s top destination among countries for next year.
The travel media company listed Singapore top in the Lonely Planet Best in Travel 2015, its 10th annual agenda-setting collection of the best trends, destinations, and experiences for the year ahead.
Lonely Planet said many factors contributed to the win, including various developments including a new crop of swanky hotels, and a number of new attractions, such as the Singapore Sports Hub and the National Art Gallery opening next year.
It also noted that Singapore has been nurturing an emerging local fashion scene and artisanal coffee has taken off.
In the list, Namibia came in second, while Lithuania and Nicaragua came in third and fourth respectively. The other countries that made it to the top 10 were Ireland, Republic of Congo, Serbia, Philippines, St Lucia and Morocco.
In the list, Washington, DC in the United States was named the top city to visit, while Gallipoli in Turkey was chosen as the top region to visit.