We’ve been bitten by the travel bug! It’s summer time soon and you know what that means. Vacation time! Here’s a list of some absolutely amazing spots across the globe – from architecturally gorgeous cities to natural wonders that will make you want to hop on a plane right this instant. There’s an infinite number of beautifully sited places that are yet to be discovered but these are a few of our favorites, and rightfully so! Globetrotters, do add them to your bucket list of must-travels!
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Beaches galore – Copacabana & Ipanema being the most famous, bring your sunscreen, peeps!
The beautiful islands house sea eagles and millions of other sea birds, among them the colorful puffin.
One of the most prestigious chocolate centers of the world. Diet? Who cares!
Famous for 887 enormous statues – moai, sculpted and erected by the Rapa Nui people
The country’s most beautiful laketown surrounded by breathtaking views and the world’s first salt mine
Known as a watery city famous for its canal system, Red Light District and coffee shops selling marijuana
Has all the features you need from geysers, wildlife and Western culture
A 16th century townscape known for its colorful houses and canal-filled neighborhood of “Little Venice”
A huge blanket of red and white sand dunes, with the Fairy Stream running alongside them
Renowned for its limestone rock formations, where The Chronicles of Narnia movie was also filmed
The mountains are named the “Green Pearl of Ukraine”, its mild temperament is perfect for outdoor fun
The Scottish capital is one of the most haunted cities in the world, each alleyway has a different story
This volcanic island is reputed to have the most dramatic sunsets on Earth and amazing wine
One of the largest harbours, stunning beaches, leafy suburbs, surreal coastal paths, the list goes on….
The country is hardly icy as its name suggests, full of gorgeous nature as depicted in Game of Thrones
The tallest mountain in Japan with a uniquely symmetrical shape, an important element in Japanese art
One of the most beautiful beaches with a blanket of white sand, perfect for snorkeling
Voted one of the best places to live for its scenic views, mild climate and friendly people
Known locally as ‘Stare Mesto’, Prague’s old town was untouched during both World Wars and is one of the most charming old towns in Europe
Luigi Barzini described it as “the most beautiful city built by man” in The New York Times