The 2012 Outside Travel Awards

Globe-trotters: we've got you covered. Our 2012 Travel Awards honor the best destinations on seven continents—everything from idyllic beach escapes to camping safaris in Kenya to a mountain-bike expedition in Tibet. Plus: Outside-endorsed outfitters, adventure insurance, and more.

Feb 13, 2012
Outside Magazine
Fishermen on Inle Lake, Myanmar

Fishermen on Inle Lake, Myanmar, taken by photographer David Lazar for Intrepid Travel, which leads a 15-day trip to Burma (from $2310;    Photo: David Lazar/Intrepid Travel

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We tapped our global network of correspondents to bring you Outside’s 2012 Travel Awards: a definitive roundup of the best new adventures, exotic retreats, empty beaches, local food, bars with a view, ­on-time airlines, screaming deals, gorgeous islands, and more. This isn’t just a collection of unforgettable trips—it’s a road map to life-changing experiences.

PLUS: A list of our Hall of Fame travel destinations.