Planning your dream vacation can be an exciting experience. But having to choose the perfect destination can be a tricky and complicated process. Do you want to travel internationally or locally? Do you prefer sunbathing on warm tropical beaches or skiing amongst snow-covered mountains? Are you looking for luxury accommodation or do you prefer to ‘live like a local’? All of these things should be considered in order to make sure you get the best vacation possible. Below are some of the world’s best vacation spots to choose from that can cater to any preference.
The city of love. The city of light. Nothing is more iconic than a trip to Paris, the capital of France. Situated around the picturesque River Seine, this buzzing metropolis is famously known for its rich art, culture, history, and passion. Paris is the perfect destination for anyone who wishes to enjoy the finer things in life. You can visit the Eiffel tower, one of the world’s most iconic structures, the Louvre, or even the impressive Arc de Triomphe. And if you are looking for fine dining then Paris is definitely the place to be, as it is home to some of the most well established and world-renowned restaurants and cafes.
Cape Town, South Africa
At the southernmost tip of Africa lies the absolutely majestic city of Cape Town. Also known as the Cape of Good Hope, this sprawling city is home to one of the seven natural wonders of the world; the unmistakable Table Mountain. Learn about the deep and fascinating history of South Africa at the District 6 museum, explore local food and cultures in the bo-kaap, or discover how Dr. Christiaan Barnard pioneered the world’s first heart transplant at the heart of Cape Town Museum. You can enjoy breathtaking sunsets over the Atlantic Ocean or even spend the day exploring the small little towns or “dorpies” all within driving distance from the City Bowl.
This small island is the perfect vacation destination for those looking to de-stress and escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday city life. The small volcanic archipelago is situated in the Pacific Ocean and is the only US state outside of the continent of North America. With its perfect beaches and friendly population, this island is the obvious choice when it comes to relaxation. You can spend the days exploring its natural beauty in the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. In the evenings, you can go paddle boating in the pacific ocean all while enjoying the local food and culture at a classic Luau on the beach.
Yellowstone National Park, Western United States
If you prefer good ol’ fashioned camping and spending the night around a cozy campfire under the magnificent sky, then a trip to Yellowstone national park is definitely the ideal vacation for you. This massive national park which lies across the states of Wyoming, Montana, and Idaho is the first official National Park in the USA and possibly the world. Home to the world’s most famous geyser, Old Faithful, and hundreds of different species of birds, fish, and mammals, this park has got something for every kind of nature lover. From hiking to fishing to bird-watching, to canoeing and camping, the Yellowstone national park has it all.