The New York Times: The 53 Places to Go in 2008
Compiled by Denny Lee
Making the list were some esoteric trip choices such as:
13.SYLT: With a nickname like the â€œHamptons of Germany,â€? it’s only a matter of time before jet-setters discover the North Sea island of Sylt.
52. TOKAJ, HUNGARY : Backpacking wine tours through the Hungarian wine region of Tokaj.
Also in the mix were some more mundane ones, albeit with a new twist:
39. SAN FRANCISCO
When the California Academy of Sciences (www.calacademy.org) opens next fall in Golden Gate Park, it won’t just be a stunning architectural addition to San Francisco. The $500 million building, designed by the Pritzker Prize winner Renzo Piano, will feature a 2.5-acre living roof covered with native plants and aims to be the greenest museum in the world.
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