Different people enjoy different types of holidays, however there is no doubt that every person wants to travel and see the world. Summer holidays are mainly associated with leisure time on the beach, hot weather and salty swimming waters. Summers are reserved for good long breaks from the everyday reality and indulging in fun activities.
We say there are two types of people when it comes to choosing a vacation destination, once that enjoy endless days on the beach and others that love to discover and jump into adventure. Maybe some would like a combination of both? Whatever your preferred summer holiday may look like, here we suggest destinations that are appealing to every traveler.
This summer we suggest you to visit places that are culture rich, history telling, exotic and mysterious enough, to offer a great adventure as well as a good rest. Put this holiday destinations on your bucket list and allow your soul and mind to cultivate and gather live changing experiences. By the way, you won’t miss a beautiful beach with stunning sunsets.
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Bali – the Land of God
If you are coming from an urban jungle and you aspire to reach a higher level of spirituality and peace – Bali will give your soul a warm welcome. Thousands of temples around this island testify the century-old Hindu beliefs in Balinese culture. The shapes and sizes of these buildings are all different and most of them are mesmerizingly beautiful. Their locations are great and the surrounding will help you raise your spiritual sense and peace.
On the other hand, as Bali possesses some of the most beautiful sandy beaches and clear blue water you can enjoy the best summer under the hot Bali sun. Surfing is common on the southern shore and the rich and unique underwater world can be experienced through great diving courses. Don’t miss the chance to get into an adventure and visit some of the active volcanoes on the island or go on a hiking tour. The sunsets in Bali are in colors you never knew existed before.
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Hawaii – the Definition of a Summer Vacation
When you first hear the name Hawaii you immediately think of the paradise-like sandy beaches and the most beautiful blue water. Every person dreams to visit Hawaiian Islands. This more commercialized vacation place will welcome you with friendly locals and a hell of a lot of tourists.
We suggest you to visit the Oahu, Molokai, Maui or the Big Island known as Hawaii. Take a closer look to the activities that take place in different islands to choose your preferred type of holiday. Hiking, diving, surfing, great dining and nightlife, surfing on the most amazing beaches are just a part of the list.
If you are a first-timer in Hawaii we strongly recommend you to settle on the Oahu Island and visit the most famous Waikiki beach. You’ll enjoy great fun throughout day and night and experience great surfing. Hawaii is the place to be this summer for those who seek to have a lot of fun, suntan and salty hair.
Australia – the Land of plenty
Just as Australia’s “nickname” implies there are a plenty of destinations a person should visit in this beautiful country. The grand territory of the state offers numerous of touristic destinations full of diversities. The sheer size of Australia should be greatly respected when deciding to go for a holiday there. We suggest you to make a good plan and decide on where precisely you are going and what you want to enjoy and experience.
Visiting Australia’s popular Cities
A city-hoping holiday will be truly satisfying for those who enjoy urban, modern cities that never sleep. Australia’s capitals of great parties, pubs, clubs and arts are always welcoming new explorers. Find great hotel packages in Melbourne and enjoy excellent Sydney dining to experience the true Australian spirit these cities are famous for. Visit the great surfing-beaches, take as many cruises as you can, visit all the famous amenities of Sidney and Melbourne and then proceed to see the museums, art galleries and art-shows. Do not miss a great festival –Australia is famous for a bunch of great ones.
Australia is famous for a plenty of National Parks. If you enjoy a good adventure make a list with the ones that teem with wildlife and untouched nature waiting to be explored.
- Port Campbell National Park – awesome sceneries and spectacular rock formations.
- Kakadu National Park – the largest national park in Australia is a tropical wonderland full of crocodiles and wild birdlife surrounded with aboriginal rock art.
- Daintree National Park – the oldest and magnificent rainforest is a homeland of endemic flora and fauna. You’ll have the chance to see box jellyfish as well.
- Great Sandy National Park – the largest sand island, the Fraser Island that is a part of this national park is the home of Australia’s famous dingoes. The howling dog-like animals can be seen there along with a variety of wild birds. The endless sandy beaches are one of a kind.
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