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14 Emerging Destinations Around the World

Condé Nast Traveler Logo By CNT Editors of Condé Nast Traveler | Slide 1 of 15: <p>“Emerging” can be a <a href="http://www.cntraveler.com/gallery/emerging-destinations-around-the-world?mbid=synd_msntravel">tricky word</a>, especially when it comes to describing destinations. One American traveler may say, “Montenegro is the next Italy—everyone should go!” and a European may reply that they’ve been visiting Montenegro for years. But whether a city or region is <a href="http://www.cntraveler.com/story/how-to-predict-an-emerging-destination?mbid=synd_msntravel">just hitting its stride</a>—with an <a href="http://www.cntraveler.com/gallery/emerging-destinations-around-the-world?mbid=synd_msntravel">influx of hotels and Airbnbs, chefs and artists</a>, even a cultural movement that couldn’t happen anywhere else—or just getting a sense of it, here are 14 destinations we’re <a href="http://www.cntraveler.com/gallery/emerging-destinations-around-the-world?mbid=synd_msntravel">excited about in 2017</a>. It’s where your most adventurous friends are going now; don’t miss the chance to visit <a href="http://www.cntraveler.com/gallery/emerging-destinations-around-the-world?mbid=synd_msntravel">before everyone else arrives</a>.</p>

“Emerging” can be a tricky word, especially when it comes to describing destinations. One American traveler may say, “Montenegro is the next Italy—everyone should go!” and a European may reply that they’ve been visiting Montenegro for years. But whether a city or region is just hitting its stride—with an influx of hotels and Airbnbs, chefs and artists, even a cultural movement that couldn’t happen anywhere else—or just getting a sense of it, here are 14 destinations we’re excited about in 2017. It’s where your most adventurous friends are going now; don’t miss the chance to visit before everyone else arrives.

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