Our favourite overseas playground, Bali, has been named the most popular destination in the world in the Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards for 2021. Announcing Bali as the most popular destination in the world, Tripadvisor described it as “a living postcard, an Indonesian paradise that feels like a fantasy”. Tripadvisor said the UK capital was “many worlds in one”, noting its diversity of neighbourhoods, historic sights and top restaurants and pubs. No Australian destination was named among the top 25 most popular destinations. “Alongside the latest vaccine developments, pent-up demand is prompting the world to think more about travel in 2021,” she said.