Sri Lanka | Image Credit : Zscout370 [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
When deciding on the list of top countries to visit, Lonely Planet takes into account the nominations put forward by editors, influencers, and locals. The pool of nominations is then put forward to a panel of judges to shortlist the countries, cities and so on to a list of merely 10 each. The result of all this will leave you with a list of some of the most dynamic destinations.
For the year 2019, Lonely Planet has compiled a list of awesome destinations the must be visited if you’ve got the wanderlust! Among the top countries to visit, Sri Lanka takes rank 1. The reason is that the country has been opening up to tourists in these recent years. There is much to see where nature, culture and wildlife are concerned. The country has also advanced with accommodation with many a Colombo luxury hotel. Hotels such as The Kingsbury Colombo are seeing an increase in guest arrivals.