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Backroads Announces Hottest Destinations for 2019

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African Safaris and Europe Top the List

Backroads, the leader in adventure travel, announced the most sought-after destinations for 2019. Europe topped the list, as Backroads guests are showing particular enthusiasm to explore classics like France, Italy, Portugal, Scotland and Spain, plus the newest Mediterranean hot-spot of Croatia. Interest in Active Africa Safaris is strong, inspiring new Backroads trips in Tanzania, Zambia and Botswana. Argentina, Iceland and New Zealand remain extremely popular with travelers of all ages. 

These hot-spots are some of the most sought-after 2019 destinations for early-booking.

Patagonia - Argentina
Dolomites - Italy
North and South Islands - New Zealand
Lofoten Islands - Norway
Camino de Santiago - Spain and Portugal
Mallorca and Menorca Islands - Spain 

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A pioneer in active and adventure travel, Backroads celebrates its 40th anniversary in 2019.