Greece came first recently on the list of the best beach destinations for 2020 in a vote of Russia’s National Geographic Traveler magazine and website.

According to the announcement made by the Greek Tourism Organization, Greece, Turkey, Vietnam, Cuba and Cyprus were all short-listed, but Greece won with 29% of the vote from the 500,000 individuals who participated in the survey.
A total of twenty-four candidate destinations participated in the Best Beach Holiday contest,  which was held between June 29 and October 31, 2019.
Almost every chief executive from the tourism industry in Russia, along with travel agents, airline executives and foreign diplomats, attended the official announcement of 2019’s winner, held several days ago in Moscow.