10 Once Popular Travel Destinations That Barely Anyone Goes to Anymore

1. Acapulco, Mexico

Once famed for its exciting nightlife, Acapulco has suffered a fall in visitors due to safety concerns and the emergence of other Mexican resorts.

2. Ibiza, Spain

Ibiza, famous for its legendary parties and nightlife, has battled congestion and rising costs, prompting some visitors to seek quieter alternatives.

3. Bali, Indonesia

Overtourism has resulted from Bali's rapid growth in tourism, prompting some visitors to seek out neighboring Indonesian islands for a more authentic experience.

4. Santorini, Greece

Santorini, famous for its breathtaking sunsets and white-washed structures, has gotten increasingly congested during peak season.

5. Venice, Italy

Due to the city's overtourism difficulties, some visitors have chosen to visit lesser-known Italian destinations.

6. Machu Picchu, Peru

This historic Incan citadel was once a must-see on everyone's bucket list. With tourist numbers restricted, some travelers are exploring alternate archaeological sites in Peru.

7. The Great Wall of China

The more popular sections of the Great Wall, such as Badaling, can get congested. Many visitors are increasingly looking for less-touristy areas.

8. Phuket, Thailand

While Phuket's beaches and busy nightlife have drawn many visitors, concerns about environmental impact and overdevelopment have pushed some to explore neighboring Thai islands.

9. Paris, France

While Paris will always be a popular tourist destination, some visitors are now opting to explore less-visited regions of France to experience the country's unique culture.

10. Cancun, Mexico

Cancun's all-inclusive resorts and stunning beaches lured throngs of travelers in the past. Travelers are now looking for more authentic Mexican experiences elsewhere.