Scotland’s Edinburgh: This is one of the world’s best city breaks, with the historic Edinburgh Castle towering over the city, plenty of culture, and wonderfully friendly locals.

14. Italy’s Rome: The best thing about Rome is that you will always learn something new every time you walk its picturesque streets, whether it is your first visit or your 50th.

15. Valley of Paro, Bhutan: Monasteries, fortresses (dzongs), and dramatic landscapes are what make Paro Valley famous. Bhutan is a mysterious country that prides itself on sustainable tourism. It is tucked away between China and India. You’ll track down Paro Taktsang here, a Himalayan Buddhist holy site.”