Don’t know where to travel next? Well, then you’ve come to the right place.
With so many incredible travel destinations around the world, the choice often feels overwhelming. So let’s narrow it down with this guide. And by the end, you may be booking your next trip.
Keep reading to learn 6 amazing summer vacation ideas.
1. Santorini, Greece
Santorini is a Greek island most famous for its vibrant blue and white architecture. But aside from admiring the color palette, you can also go wine tasting, watch sunsets in Oia, and visit black sand beaches.
And if you have any interest in cruising around multiple Greek islands, here are a few things to know about the cruise ship experience.
2. New York City, USA
New York City (aka the Big Apple) has no shortage of excitement.
Immerse yourself in American history by visiting the Statue of Liberty or Ellis Island. Walk around to see the Empire State Building, Central Park, or the Metropolitan Museum of Art. And if you’re feeling hungry, try an Instagram famous dessert or top-notch cuisine from around the world.
3. Bali, Indonesia
Aside from beautiful beaches, Bali also offers Hindu temples, tropical street foods, and roaming monkeys.
The must-see temple is called Ulun Danu Bratan, which floats on the water. Other places of note on the island include Canggu and Ubud. Canggu offers beaches, shops, and upscale restaurants while Ubud offers lush rice fields and mountains.
4. Cape Town, South Africa
Cape Town may not be on your travel radar, but it’s a historical, lively, and gorgeous city to visit.
For history, stop by the Castle of Good Hope and Robben Island. For adventure, check out colorful Bo-Kaap and the Boulders Beach Penguin Colony. And for beauty, go to Table Mountain and the Company Gardens.
5. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
In Rio, you can take a Samba lesson, see the Christ the Redeemer statue, and lay on Copacabana beach. Or if you want to dive into nature, go to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain and visit the Tijuca rainforest. And later on, eat some açaí or churrasco and hit the booming clubs for a taste of that Rio nightlife.
But if you’re looking to attend the famous Rio Carnival, visit the city in mid-February.
6. Sydney, Australia
Known for the white-sand beaches, the Sydney Opera House, and Harbour Bridge, this city has it all.
For a relaxing day, grab some fresh seafood at a local restaurant and walk along the water. For a livelier outing, head over to the famous Bondi Beach for surfing and shopping. Oh, and don’t forget to stop by 42 Wallaby Way, Sydney.
Did You Enjoy Those Vacation Ideas?
No matter which continent you choose to visit, you can immerse yourself in a new culture and de-stress from your daily life. So whether you enjoy a sunset in Santorini or go surfing in Sydney, you’ll have a great trip. Now go book that plane ticket!
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