Beirut Ranked Among The Best Cities In The World By Travellers

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Beirut was ranked by travellers to be among the top cities in the world on Travel & Leisure for 2016.

 

This is part of the World’s Best Awards and is put together following a collection of experiences, opinions and surveys from the websites’ readers – which average around 6 million a month.

They then use the results to produce a top list of cities, islands, cruise lines, airlines, food and much more. Readers rated cities for several qualities, history, culture, exciting cuisine, modernity, antiquity, and everything in between.

Beirut was highlighted by the site featuring a comment by Travel and Leisure reader Maya Elchebeir:

“Beirut is a strikingly beautiful city”

This is the world’s best 15 cities for travellers:

#15 CUZCO, PERU
Score: 88.958

#14 BANGKOK, THAILAND
Score: 88.96

#13 SIEM REAP, CAMBODIA
Score: 88.961

#12 BEIRUT, LEBANON
Score: 89.00

#11 ROME, ITALY
Score: 89.22

#10 CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA
Score: 89.46

#9 SAVANNAH, GEORGIA
Score: 89.57

#8 BARCELONA, SPAIN
Score: 89.60

#7 NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA
Score: 89.75

#6 KYOTO, JAPAN
Score: 89.75

#5 LUANG PRABANG, LAOS
Score: 89.85

#4 FLORENCE, ITALY
Score: 89.85

#3 SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE, MEXICO
Score: 91.19

#2 CHIANG MAI, THAILAND
Score: 91.25

#1 CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA
Score: 91.66

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