Tourism News: Unfinished Building Named Top Attraction of 2022

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(CNN) – The summer solstice is almost here, the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere.

CNN Travel is here with ideas on how to make the most of those daytime hours, from America’s most amazing train rides and the best restaurants to the rides and theme parks named the best for 2022.

Crossing continents

This is the year to plan grandiose trips.

Scottish adventurer Louis Hall makes a 2,800-kilometer (1,740-mile) journey across Europe from Italy to Spain, all on horseback. (Many thanks to Sasha, his current equestrian companion).
And last month, Nigerian Kunle Adeyanju made a 41-day motorcycle trip from London to Lagos to raise money for polio eradication in Africa.
And to see what places and experiences other travelers love best, take a look at Tripadvisor’s top attractions for 2022. The Spanish landmark has been named the best in the world, and they haven’t even finished building it yet.

Best of North America

Attaboy cocktails have been delighting Manhattan residents for ten years.

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But for America’s most exciting cocktail scene, head to Mexico City. In the Mexican capital, three bars make the top ten on the list: Handshake Speakeasy, tucked away behind a cigar shop in Colonia Juarez (#2); local cocktail pioneer Licorería Limantour (No. 3); and the Baltra bar, known for its Tuesday martini nights (No. 7).
The food scene had just taken off in the Sunshine State when the Michelin Guide first came to Florida. A total of 15 restaurants have been awarded these coveted stars – L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon Miami even received two.

Aircraft cabins of the future

Francesca Street of CNN Travel attended the Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg, Germany this week and became the first journalist to try out a new double-decker seat prototype that has since gone viral.
The provocative design has generated a lot of comments, both positive and negative (they already describe it on Reddit as the “human centipede” of travel). We found it comfortable, with plenty of legroom, but more than a little claustrophobic.
Last year, the seat was nominated for the Crystal Cabin Awards, which recognize the most innovative and creative interior concepts for new aircraft. 2022 winners include floating lounge furniture and seats with a personal refrigerator.

What’s new in Italy

The Amalfi Coast is one of the most glamorous destinations in the world for road trips, but its popularity has led to huge traffic jams during the peak season. The authorities are now restricting tourists’ access by introducing a new innovative license plate-based entry system.
The United States has lifted its Covid testing rule for incoming travelers, just as the already chaotic summer season is really…


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