2021 was a very mixed year.
Continuing lockdowns and restrictions, followed by waves of opening up and closing down again. Through the midst of all the gloom, however, many up-and-coming venues, restaurants
and bars continued to shine, coming up with original ways to promote their businesses safely in spite of the situation, and these 12 venues, voted on by Ping employees as the 'best' of a certain category as part of our '12 Days of Pingmas' series on Instagram, certainly continued to do that. So let's reflect on 2021 - safely but wholeheartedly - by looking at some of the best places it had to offer.