More destinations to watch in 2008

by , SmarterTravel Staff
Cupecoy Beach, St. Maarten
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Here are some more destinations featuring a stand-out reason to visit in 2008:

  • St. Maarten: A new airport terminal and new air service put the part-Dutch, part-French, all-Caribbean island of St. Maarten on the list of destinations to watch in 2008. JetBlue will begin flights between New York and the destination dubbed "the culinary capital of the Caribbean" in mid-January.
  • Stavanger, Norway: Europe's other 2008 Capital of Culture celebrates its designation with dance and acrobatic ski performances, open-air fairy-tale theater, and contemporary folk art exhibitions, among other events.
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