7 Popular Holiday Destinations of 2016
There’s a reason has Spain has regularly man the top of destination lists for several years. Nestled on the Mediterranean and easily accessible through its extensive travel network, Spain has a lot to offer those that venture into its borders including beautiful islands, enchanting villages, and the beaches and immense culture of Barcelona, [Read about Travel and Styling Tips in Barcelona.] to name a few. With so many places worth visiting in this southern European country, it is possible to travel here several times and not have the same experience twice.
France is known for its widespread beauty, cultural landmarks, and deep sense of history that has affected other cultures. As a tourist attraction, it can boast The City of Lights – Paris – which is the top destination for all travelers. You can spend an entire vacation in Paris alone, or venture out to the country’s beaches, or travel to cities like Burgundy, Gascony, and Marseilles to take in the fine cuisine. Plan a skiing vacation in the French Alps or photograph the landscapes of Nice. Wherever you go in Paris, it is sure to be an unforgettable time.
Greece is a country that has maintained a respect for ancient history while embracing the marvels cultural change and diversity. Known for its extensive chain of islands along the Mediterranean, Greece offers several that are excellent for relaxing the day away and getting off the beaten path. Fans of watersports can jet ski in their many lakes or even island hop at their leisure.
#4 Great Britain
The United Kingdom has been a must-see for centuries and the appeal continues to this day. Aside from the ever-popular London, other places that are worth the trip in the country include Scotland, Wales, and Manchester.
There are few countries that have such as rich and deep a history as Italy and this Mediterranean country is perfect for a summer destination, offering thousands of beaches, amazing food, and cultural landscapes that are popular to natives and tourists alike. Must-see cities include Venice, Roma, Florence [Things to do in Florence can be found here], and Bologna. With great seaside resorts and picturesque ancient architecture, Italy is a guaranteed favorite for anyone that goes there.
Croatia has been regarded as one of the best kept secrets in all of Europe when it comes to tourist destinations, but that is changing as more and more people discover the beauty and rich history that the country has to offer. With a beautiful Mediterranean coastline, historical city Dubrovnik, and the Viennese influenced Zagreb, Croatia is slated to become an even bigger commodity on the international scene in the coming years.
Of all possible Asian destinations, Thailand is arguably one of the favorite destinations because of its location, great countryside, and budget prices. The country has even more to offer including an interesting history, stunning architecture, and tropical climate.