Looking for a Peaceful Holiday Destination?  Here’s Where You Should Be Travelling This Year!

Choosing a holiday destination used to be easy. One could simply spin a globe and stick a pin to find the perfect holiday hotspot, but things are very different today. Favourites such as Egypt, Turkey, France and Greece have all been listed as ‘unsafe’ or ‘high risk’ holiday destinations by the media, which has led to many travellers cancelling their trips to such countries…

peaceful travel destinations

But with terrorism attacks, earthquakes, mudslides, and tsunamis to consider, where is safe and where should we go if we want a stress-free holiday?

Well, the Global Peace Index for 2017 has been released by the Vision of Humanity, and if you are looking to spend your holidays in a peaceful country, here’s the top 25 countries in the world where you should be heading this summer/winter:

  1. Iceland
  2. New Zealand
  3. Portugal
  4. Austria
  5. Denmark
  6. Czech Republic
  7. Slovenia
  8. Canada
  9. Switzerland
  10. Ireland
  11. Japan
  12. Australia
  13. Bhutan
  14. Norway
  15. Hungary
  16. Germany
  17. Finland
  18. Sweden
  19. Belgium
  20. The Netherlands
  21. Singapore
  22. Mauritius
  23. Spain
  24. Chile
  25. Romania

The list also highlights the world’s least peaceful countries, and so if you are currently planning a round-the-world trip or multi-destination adventure, pop on over to visionofhumanity.org and take a look at the full list.

Wherever you decide to travel this year, stay happy, healthy and peaceful!

 

 

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