Where to travel next? Conde Nast Traveller’s editors on 2017’s holiday agenda 

2016 is old news, 2017 is the new new and that’s not the end of the story -or the end of the world. In fact let travelling be your new year’s resolution and book your flights to all the places Conde Nast Traveller approves.

From our very own Athens (this “modern arts capital” du jour) through the vast Torres del Paine National Park in Chilean Patagonia to the Highlands in tartan (aka Scotland) the magazine’s people in the know share with us their must holiday destinations for a year that is almost, well, booked. Pick your flight. 

Scandinavia’s Countryside: Norway, Finland, Sweden

“There’s little cooler than a Scandinavian capital—we see you, Stockholm, Oslo, and Helsinki. Yet if 2016 was the year for biking down city streets and lounging in design hotels, 2017 is all about adventuring into the countryside. Try a 100-mile Swedish road trip from Gothenburg to the border with Norway, or skip Sweden and tackle Norway via fjord (the best way, in our opinion). Finland? Swap nightlife for nature with a five-step process meant to transform each visitor into a new person. If that doesn’t speak to the spirit of the new year, we don’t know what does”

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