35 signature cocktails from the world's best bars

Whether you consider yourself a martini man or prefer an old-fashioned, there's a good chance that no matter where you are travelling, you'll be able to find a memorable place to have a drink in just about any city in the world.

Sometimes the atmosphere of a place can turn a good drink into a great one – and sometimes the quality of drink transcends its environment. For the 35 cocktails above, two criteria had to be met: a great drink in a great bar.

Some of them are classic destinations, some are hidden-away hot spots. The only rule? Don't order a beer.

Check out the gallery above for the ultimate cocktail travel guide.

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