Lonely Planet named Sri Lanka the No. 1 country to travel to in 2019 — here's why you should go

  • Travel guide company Lonely Planet named Sri Lanka the number one country to visit in 2019.
  • Insider spoke with Destinations Editor Bailey Freeman to learn how they choose their top spots.
  • Sri Lanka was chosen because of a diversity of experiences, great food, and a burgeoning tourism industry.
  • Check out the rest of the Best in Travel here.

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