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The 20 best places to visit in 2016, according to National Geographic

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Hokkaido, Japan in the fall

Hokkaido, Japan in the fall

Eastern Bhutan

Eastern Bhutan

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The River Danube in Budapest, Hungary

The River Danube in Budapest, Hungary

Okavango Delta, Botswana

Okavango Delta, Botswana

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Masurian Lake District, Poland

Masurian Lake District, Poland

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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

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Waterman Danny Tyler checks on his soft-shell crabs, crabs that have just molted and are soft to the touch, and especially delicious to eat, outside his crab shanty at dusk on the Smith Island town of Tylerton, Maryland, USA, 11 June 2013.  

Credit: Photograph by Jim Lo Scalzo, epa/Corbis

Waterman Danny Tyler checks on his soft-shell crabs, crabs that have just molted and are soft to the touch, and especially delicious to eat, outside his crab shanty at dusk on the Smith Island town of Tylerton, Maryland, USA, 11 June 2013. Credit: Photograph by Jim Lo Scalzo, epa/Corbis

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San Diego/Tijuana border

San Diego/Tijuana border

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New York City

New York City

The Philippines

The Philippines

Greenland

Greenland

South Georgia Island

South Georgia Island

Seychelles

Seychelles

Winnipeg, Canada

Winnipeg, Canada

Bermuda

Bermuda

Glasgow

Glasgow

Uruguay

Uruguay

Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil

Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil

Capability Browns Gardens, Britain

Capability Browns Gardens, Britain

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Côte d'Or, Burgundy.

Côte d'Or, Burgundy.

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Hokkaido, Japan in the fall

Bermuda, New York and... Glasgow? All have been named in a list of the 20 must-see places to visit in 2016.

The "Best of the World" list is compiled each year by the editors at National Geographic Traveler magazine.

Click on the magnifying glass to view all 20 destinations.

Belfast Telegraph