Look, we know your Pinterest is full of travel quotes and maps, you've saved every pretty travel photo on Instagram (thanks new feature!), and your resolutions list included "travel more," so why not actually do something about that this year? Here, the top places to visit in 2017, according to the foremost travel experts AKA Expedia, Kayak, and Booking.com. Do it for the
Cartagena and Medellin specifically are poised to be the hot spots for the new year, making Kayak's trending destinations list. With recent reports of lower crime and a lessened fear of Zika, Colombia is primed and ready to make a comeback as it was already climbing in popularity in 2015 and 2016. And with hotel growth at an all-time high and a international visitor rate growth of 12.9 percent over the past five years, it's time to break out that Spanish app and book a flight.
While certain elected officials might think otherwise, Mexico is a beautiful and diverse place—and Mexico City is one of the most cosmopolitan cities to visit. And you don't have to take my word for it. According to Expedia, it's one of the trending destinations for this year. Go grab some street tacos or dine at some of the best restaurants you'll go to (like, ever), visit the Frida Kahlo museum, and take a stroll in Chapultepec Park.