Saint John, N.B., listed among world’s top travel destinations for 2024

Saint John, N.B., listed among world’s top travel destinations for 2024

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SAINT JOHN, N.B. — Saint John, N.B., has made CNN Travel’s list of best travel destinations in 2024.

The seaport city is the only Canadian destination to be named on CNN’s annual list published on Jan. 2, alongside 23 other places worldwide, including West Australia, Turkey, Estonia and Puerto Rico.

“This charming little city is an excellent base from which to enjoy the nearby Bay of Fundy, famed for having the world’s highest tides,” reads the article.

At Fallsview Park, visitors can view the Reversing Falls Rapids where the Saint John River and Bay of Fundy tide collide. The Bay of Fundy is known to have the highest tides in the world. - City of Saint John - Contributed
At Fallsview Park, visitors can view the Reversing Falls Rapids where the Saint John River and Bay of Fundy tide collide. The Bay of Fundy is known to have the highest tides in the world. – City of Saint John – Contributed

It features historic architecture, the Saint John City Market, Saint John Arts Centre and Carnegie Building, and accommodation options, including seaside cottages, hotels, motels and historic inns.

Saint John City Market, a national historic site on 47 Charlotte Street, opens from Monday to Saturday for visitors to shop for fresh produce, food and handmade gifts. - City of Saint John Facebook - Contributed
Saint John City Market, a national historic site on 47 Charlotte Street, opens from Monday to Saturday for visitors to shop for fresh produce, food and handmade gifts. – City of Saint John Facebook – Contributed

“Food here is as excellent as you’d expect from a maritime city in Canada, with a broad range from cheap eats to fine dining,” said the article.

Saint John Arts Centre in Carnegie Building is the only former Carnegie Library in eastern Canada. It houses five public art galleries openning from Tuesday to Saturday at 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. - Saint John Arts Centre Facebook - Contributed
Saint John Arts Centre in Carnegie Building is the only former Carnegie Library in eastern Canada. It houses five public art galleries openning from Tuesday to Saturday at 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Saint John Arts Centre Facebook – Contributed

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