They don’t get the kudos of their more glamorous rivals, but these lesser-known cities are emerging as favourite destinations for those in the know.
The travel experts at Booking.com have put together a list of the top “B-list” cities around the world, based on how they rate with travellers for culture, food, night-life and attractions.
Here are 11 of the world’s most overlooked cities to add to your travel bucket list:
1. Quebec City, Canada
Quebec, although small, is well known for its varied and picturesque cityscape. Its beautiful old town is an UNESCO World Heritage site — filled with cobbled streets, 17th and 18th century houses, churches, squares and the beautiful Chateau Frontenac on top of the hill — the city’s most visited attraction.