Because it seems, the phrase “joyful holidays” isn’t unique to wintertime. Membership Med simply launched an inventory of the happiest vacation locations across the globe – and wouldn’t you understand it, Vancouver is close to the highest of the listing. Whether or not it’s the attractive panorama, the wonderful new meals we’ve added to our scene, the area’s lineup of spas & retreats, or a combo of all of them – we will definitely see how guests could be greater than glad with their journey to our metropolis.
And whereas we positively wish to shout out our dwelling base, it additionally doesn’t damage to try the opposite happiest vacation locations…particularly with the top of summer season nearing and (set off warning), Raincouver incoming in some unspecified time in the future.
However sufficient about that…let’s get into the rating! Earlier than we uncover the world’s ‘happiest vacation vacation spot,’ let’s speak metrics for a fast minute.
How the rating works
Information from a number of sources was collected on the 50 most-visited vacationer locations all over the world: Numbeo information on air pollution, crime charges, and the price of beer, Journey Advisor information on the variety of out of doors actions, day journeys, and spas per 100,000 folks, and Nomadlist information on the general happiness of particular person cities and LGBTQ+ friendliness.
All of this to say – every metropolis has been ranked on a ‘happiness scale’ from 0-100 based mostly on the info above. Now, let’s see that are the happiest locations for 2022 journey!
Bali takes the #1 spot
It comes as no shock actually that Bali takes the cake. While you image a soothing, stress-free trip, typically pictures of white sandy Indonesian seashores and swaying palm timber pop up.
“Bali got here out on prime as a result of unbelievable spa and wellness centres it has to supply and wonderful out of doors actions – excellent for these on the lookout for each rest and journey on their vacation.”
Following Bali are Las Vegas, New Orleans, Barcelona, and Amsterdam, every providing distinctive experiences for vacationers by the use of out of doors actions. When looking for the vacation vacation spot that may make you the happiest, Membership Med says Europe is “a transparent favorite,” and suggests trying into European cities in case your pockets can deal with it.
For more information on the cities that made the ‘happiest’ reduce, people can take a look at the complete report right here.
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Vancouver ranks #7
Globally, Vancouver scores 59.5 out of 100 on the happiness scale, simply above San Francisco with 58.5. When it comes to cities in North America, we’re quantity three – trailing simply behind Las Vegas and New Orleans. Membership Med says that is largely as a result of availability of a “big selection of daytime actions” and quite a lot of “day journeys and spa and wellness centres.”
And that’s all for now, Vancouver! Whether or not it’s a visit to Europe or Bali you’re after or a visit to a preferred Canadian vacation vacation spot, we hope this helps get the inventive juices flowing.