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With all the buzz and new year just a few days away we are sure the excitement is sky high and everyone will be on the lookout for the best places they can visit and make the experience worth remembering. But even amidst it all one never tends to forget how important the aspect of safety is while planning a trip. Be it a family trip, a trip with friends, an excursion with your better half or a solo trip one always tries to make safety a priority and we understand that because you matter and that is why the International SOS, a travel security service company has released an annual Travel Risk Map which features the safest countries in the world that one should mark for the coming year. Just take a look to find out which countries have made it for 2023!

Without much building up we will give you a list of the safest countries in the world and a reason to visit those.

If you were wondering about what was the criteria chosen to select which are the safest countries in the world then here are some of those. Medical and travel security risks which includes the graph of diseases, war like situations, natural disasters and political violence are some of the factors which help in determining the safest countries in the world. Also, an interesting fact is that most of these countries are located in the northern hemisphere. So, just go ahead and take a look at the safest countries in the world which will welcome you with open arms.

8 Safest Countries In The World

1. Denmark


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It literally rains or snows every second day here and it is an archipelago made up of more than 100 islands. There! Gave you two interesting facts about oldest continuing monarchy in the world, Denmark and the primary reason to visit it is for its architecture, food, museums and art galleries.

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2. Finland


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If you are a shopping enthusiast, visit Finland. If you are a nature lover, definitely visit Finland! World’s most geographically remote and northern country, Finland has almost two thirds of it covered by thick woodlands and has been making glassware since 1881. The add on is that it’s one of the safest countries in the world.

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3. Greenland

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This one is the world’s largest island which lies in the North Atlantic Ocean but that is not the only reason you should be visiting this destination for. The reason you must however consider is the rich tundra and vast glaciers in this region which are worth it all. Plus its one of the safest countries in the world.

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4. Iceland

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No one can define paradox better than Iceland. Known as ‘The Land Of Fire And Ice’, because it features some of the world’s largest glaciers and some of the most active volcanoes too, you have all the reasons to visit this one. Oh! Did we mention it also is the land of light and darkness?

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5. Norway

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Without a doubt, one of the most beautiful countries in the world and the one reason which is why you must visit Norway is the ‘Northern Lights’. The gorgeous Aurora Borealis are a must seeAlso, it is one of the safest countries in the world which gives you all the more reasons to experience it.

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6. Slovenia


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Known as the Republic Of Slovenia, this mountainous region in Central Europe is the place where all the wine lovers should be headed to. The conditions here for wine production are perfect and some of the finest quality wines are produced here.

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7. Luxembourg


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Did you know? Luxembourg is the second richest country in the world and has an intertwined French and German culture which reminds us that it has also been named as the ‘European Capital of Culture’ and its also on the list of safest countries in the world. Well, it’s just double the fun.

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8. Switzerland

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As someone said, “There is nothing quite like climbing to the top of the Alps and looking down upon the earth. Everything in the world suddenly makes sense.” this is one of the main reasons for which you should visit Switzerland! The Alps.

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With this we come towards the end of the safest countries in the world for 2023. Be it the crazy shopping experience or witnessing a place for its culture and heritage or maybe trying the scrumptious delights and having an epic epicurean experience, taking a vacation to any of these destinations offer unforgettable experiences. So, take your pick and plan your trip around the world and have the time of your life.

Category: Worldwide

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