We checked in with our team of incognito inspectors to find out their favorite experiences of the year.
The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong shows that while the journey to winning the coveted honor can be long, the trek makes you better for it.
While we expanded to more than 100 international destinations this year, the continent produced veteran winners and impressive new entries.
The City of Light proved a big winner in Forbes Travel Guide’s 2016 Star Rating Awards, racking up a record nine Five-Star hotels.
Find out which destinations our followers are dreaming of visiting in January.
To spark some travel inspiration for 2016, we rounded up @ForbesTravelGuide’s most popular posts from the past year.