Running out of ideas for your next trip? Don't know where to go on vacation? Get out of your comfort zone and discover the most beautiful destinations to put on your bucket list in 2020.
Are you a fan of the popular Quebec reality show Occupation Double? If so, you are probably already in love with the incredible landscapes South Africa has to offer. This country is THE destination to put on your list for your next vacation. South Africa has plenty of surprises in store for you, including the colorful seaside houses of Muizenberg, the impressive Victoria Falls in Zambia and the cute penguins on Boulders Beach in Cape Town. Taste the best local wines at the Stellenbosch wineries and immerse yourself into the colorful culture of the Ndebele people.
Interested in a soul enriching journey? India has more than one trick up its sleeve to wow you! Discover what this colorful country has to offer: diverse landscapes, majestic temples, stunning nature and such a rich history. Although the Taj Mahal is a must see, get off the beaten path and admire the incredible Indian Himalayas, take part in the colorful Hilo Festival during the month of March and imagine sipping the most delicious black tea as you visit the tea plantations in the Darjeeling region.
Aaah... Egypt! Who has never dreamed of visiting the impressive man-made pyramids? Travel back in time of the era of the pharaohs and visit the country's cult places such as Cairo, Giza, Alexandria, Luxor and more! Enjoy a cruise on the Nile, the longest river in the world, take a picture with the famous Sphinx and learn more about the local culture during a typical Egyptian evening where you can wear genuine traditional clothes.
Relatively unknown to tourists, Turkey promises unexpected and non-clichéd places to discover. Fly over Cappadocia in a hot air balloon, admire the famous "cotton castles", buy your best travel souvenirs in a bazaar and visit the volcanic landscape of the Göreme National Park, just to mention a few. Make your stay even more exciting, go to Pamukkale and swim in Cleopatra's pools! Sounds like a dream destination, doesn't it?
Yes, you are reading correctly! Cuba offers Cayo Cruz, a brand new destination that you must absolutely visit during your next stay on the largest island of the West Indies. Close to Cayo Coco and Cayo Guillermo, this new cayo is ideal if you enjoy the beach and practice water sports. Valentin Cayo Cruz and La Marina Plaza and Spa Hotels are ready to welcome you. Keep your eyes and ears open as new hotels will be opening soon in this new trendy destination!
Impossible not to fall in love with the small pastel-colored island of Curaçao! This destination offers you picturesque colorful houses by the sea, approximately thirty beaches, each one as beautiful as the next, and downtown Willemstad with colonial architecture classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. To do list: meet pink flamingos, explore Shete Boka National Park or discover the underwater caves during a diving trip. This little corner of paradise will quickly become your favorite island!
Trendy destinations may vary from year to year but Italy always remains a familiar hot spot. You will be mesmerized by its inviting cities, its tempting gastronomy and its impressive history. Discover Cinque Terre and its colorful villages, take a cruise on Italy's most beautiful lakes, admire the magnificent Amalfi Coast, explore the most spectacular trails in the Dolomites, experience a gondola ride in Venice or visit the country’s most beautiful monuments. No matter which region you visit, there is something to satisfy your wanderlust!
Don't miss your chance to visit the fifth largest country on the planet. Located on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean, Brazil offers you a tropical getaway with the most diverse landscapes. Its striking nature will certainly make you want to go back. Among other things, explore the Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park to see its awesome waterfalls, visit the modern architectural city of Sao Paulo, swim in the Dos Porcos River or enjoy a moment on the island retreat of Ihla Grande relaxing at the beach or exploring its lush jungle.
Several natural wonders are hidden in Colombia, including the city of Cartagena featuring colonial architecture, the Cocora Valley home to the tallest palm trees in the world, the multicolored river Caño Cristales, also known as the "river that escaped from paradise" or the “liquid rainbow”, and the Chicamocha National Park and its spectacular huge canyon. These places make excellent backgrounds for your souvenir photos! We also suggest that you take advantage of your stay to sip the best Colombian coffees or even visit the coffee plantations.
What about Spain and its majestic scenery? From Barcelona to Málaga, this European country offers you thousands of places to discover! Whether you take a walk through the streets of Madrid, enjoy a relaxing moment on the Costa del Sol or participate in a festive evening in Ibiza, you will not be disappointed! The Bilbao region should also be on your 2020 list with its cultural museums and outstanding architecture, not to mention Valencia's impressive City of Arts and Sciences, the natural beauty of the Ordesa National Park and Monte Perdido and an inspiring pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela.
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