01/08/2014 02:58 pm ET Updated Mar 10, 2014

Best Places to Travel in 2014 (PHOTOS)

On Nicaragua's Little Corn Island, the fresh lobster is cheap; the hammocks plentiful; and the pace slow. Factor in a new hotel and spa with 16 oceanfront cabanas, and vacationing here is more blissful than ever.

It's just one of the places that will appeal to travelers seeking what's new and notable in 2014. They remind us that there are still discoveries to be made, even in seemingly familiar destinations -- and that with travel, too, timing is everything.

Find out the rest of our picks for the best places to travel in 2014.

--Travel + Leisure Staff

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Best Places to Travel in 2014