Holidays 2015: Best places to go, things to see and do

Roshina Jowaheer
best holiday destinations for 2015: colombia
best holiday destinations for 2015: colombia

Planning your holiday for 2015? We've picked some of the best destinations around the world to visit next year. From fascinating film locations to pretty hosts of major sporting events, here's where to find the top places to enjoy an unforgettable escape in 2015.

One South American country (pictured) is set to be huge in 2015, with new flights from the UK and a wave of stylish, new hotels opening. After the Tour de France's Grand Depart put Yorkshire firmly on the tourist map in 2014, a new European city will welcome holidaymakers for the event in 2015 and this beautiful destination certainly knows a thing or two about cycling!

A new animation based on a classic Asian adventure story stars Bill Murray, Ben Kingsley, Scarlett Johansson and Idris Elba, and is set to make the kids beg for a trip to an iconic holiday hotspot, offering amazing wildlife, incredible culture and ancient history.

North America remains as popular as ever and new trails in Canada will put one of the country's best nature spots on the radar for bikers, walkers and cross-country skiers. While in the States, one city in the Deep South celebrates a music legend's would-be 80th birthday in 2015, with fans from all around the world expected to flock to the home of blues and rock 'n' roll.

Take a look at our pick of the hottest travel destinations for 2015...

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