TripAdvisor presents Bali with 2017 Travelers' Choice Awards
The 2017 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards were determined using an algorithm that took into account the quantity and quality of reviews and ratings for hotels, restaurants and attractions in destinations worldwide.
US-based travel reviewer website TripAdvisor on 20 April 2017 presented its 2017 World's Best Destination Award to Indonesia's resort island of Bali.
TripAdvisor's 2017 World's Best Destination Award for Bali was announced in March 2017, resulting from its traveller choice programme conducted in a 12-month period.
With this, Bali became the first Asian destination to earn the title.
In addition, TripAdvisor also put Lombok, a destination near Bali, as one of the best 10 Asian destinations for the year.
The 2017 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards were determined using an algorithm that took into account the quantity and quality of reviews and ratings for hotels, restaurants and attractions in destinations worldwide. The website gathers the information for over a 12-month period. As per the TripAdvisor, Bali improved in three main categories from 2015 to 2016. They are accommodation, tour attractions and restaurants.
TripAdvisor’s 25 World's Best Destinations are:
1. Bali, Indonesia
2. London, United Kingdom
3. Paris, France
4. Rome, Italy
5. New York City, USA
6. Crete, Greece
7. Barcelona, Spain
8. Siem Reap, Cambodia
9. Prague, Czech Republic
10. Phuket, Thailand
11. Istanbul, Turkey
13. Hoi An, Vietnam
14. St. Petersburg, Russia
15. Roatan, Bay Islands
16. Marrakech, Morocco
17. Ambergris Caye, Belize Cayes
18. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
19. St. Maarten-St. Martin
20. Playa del Carmen, Mexico
21. Dubai, United Arab Emirates
22. Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
23. Kathmandu, Nepal
24. Bora Bora, Society Islands
25. Cusco, Peru