England is second-best country to visit in 2020

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England’s “timeless treasures” have received it the title of second-best vacationer vacation spot for 2020.

Guide guide Lonely Planet ranked England behind solely Bhutan because the place to visit subsequent yr.

The record was based mostly on “topicality, unique experiences and wow factor”, the group mentioned.

The entry for England states: “Brexit uncertainties have dominated the headlines in latest years however one fixed amid all of the confusion has been the timeless treasures that England is well-known for: the historic castles and cathedrals, the quaint villages and rolling countryside, and naturally, the seaside.

“Taking a bracing stroll on a windswept pier, consuming scrumptious fish and chips, looking for marine life in rock swimming pools, discovering fossils in historical cliffs, constructing sandcastles and dolphin-spotting on picturesque seashores are simply among the actions supplied by the English seaside.”

Lonely Planet mentioned new components of the England Coast Path are persevering with to open, making it simpler for folks to discover the country’s shoreline.

And the stroll will likely be one of many world’s longest as soon as it is accomplished – at almost 3,000 miles.

Other nations in Lonely Planet’s prime 5 have been North Macedonia in south-east Europe, the Caribbean island of Aruba and Africa’s eSwatini.