With the holiday season shadowing December, it may not be the first place to consider for a holiday, but don’t overlook it that fast. There are great climate and family friendly destinations that prove to be a perfect vacation for family and even romantic getaways.
Head out to this island paradise and indulge in massive water parks and take up the opportunity to swim with the loving dolphins. The island sports boats and marines give the perfect chance to explore the breathtaking waters. This beauty is also home to a huge variety of animals, making it a fun outdoor activity to spend your time there. Apart from oozing natural beauty, this destination offers the ideal city life attraction such as casinos, bars, high end restaurants and spas to unwind and relax. With a spectacular view from almost any location, the Bahamas are a treat to visit.
This capital city of Aloha State is perfect if you are looking for a short yet perfect getaway. Located on the West Coast, it offers an exceptional beach front. With many outdoor activities such as hiking, strolls at the Waikiki beach, art districts at your disposal and a panoramic view of the city from the Diamond Head State Monument, it demands a visit.
The Big Apple is one of the most diverse places in the world, with something to offer for everyone. With ample of sight seeing places and activities it’s a treat to visit. As the Empire State buildings stand tall with pride and Central Park adds beauty to the city, a lot if going on at the same time. Skating, theatre and the Central Park Zoo are only a few of the must see attractions and activities this city offer.
With many hills ripe for sledding in December, this city located northeast of the famous New York City is also an ideal vacation spot. Hit the ice at the Boston Common Frog Pond, which is the oldest public park America has to offer.
Thailand is an increasingly popular holiday destination. Travel here this December, offering delicious cultured cuisine, local temples and a well established shopping district, this capital has it all. Best known for its street food, be sure to have a taste of the authentic pad Thai.
This Irish capital is the best December holiday getaway. The city offers history and culture like no other. With friendly locals, finding your way around isn’t a problem at all. Drop by at the Dublin Writers Museum, which offers walking tours that celebrate the works of famous writers such as Oscar Wilde. Don’t forget to treat yourself to the famed fish and chips available at all cafes and restaurants that are dotted all over the city.
Known as the most romantic city in the world, it surely is perfect for a romantic getaway but also has much to offer for people traveling with family. As the city comes alive in the holiday season, the Christmas markets light up. Paris City Hall and Champs-Elysees are the must visit places while in Pairs.
Traveling is an adventurous activity; it is more successful when you have a proper plan laid out of the destinations that you wish to visit. For this year 2013, a compilation of 5 unique travel places is yours to delight in; the choice is entirely yours, make a pick and ensure that this year does not end without you setting foot in either of the mentioned unique travel places.
Latvia is very tiny, but the many holiday options it presents are remarkable. Boasting of some 350 miles of a sand rich coastline, the country has the most admired seaside to ever grace this world. With this seaside comes a resort near Jurmala in the famous Baltic region; other attractions like the dense forests of Kemeri national park are attributed to bird watching high above from an observation tower. While in Latvia’s capital Riga, tourists may enjoy a visit to the Latvian open air ethnographic museum which is one of Europe’s largest and oldest momentous structures. There is definitely something in store for every holiday maker in Latvia!
The heart tourism in Jordan is the ancient city of Petra; you probably thought that canyons were only in America, Jordanian tourism presents a city carved out of a hidden stone canyon in the southern desert. This famous city is likely to have been constructed in the sixth century by an Arab civilization known as the Bateans. Ruins in the capital of Amman, northern Jerash are also a splendid site to see, well packaged with nature reserves comprising of desert lowlands and gorges.
Come one come all to Estonia! Come experience the visit of a lifetime and join other holiday makers in the biggest bog nature trail walks in the national park in Soomaa. Estonia is very small compared to the combined area of New Hampshire and Vermont but is privileged to host more tourists that any of the two cities. Nearly 50% of Estonia landmass is forested, presenting to any holiday maker a nature filled trails, hiking experience toppled by the beautiful picturesque of marshes, river and lakes in the national park. Coastal Estonia also boasts of beaches and a beautiful coastline.
Slovak republic was once part of the former Czechoslovakia; this captivating country lies next to the crossroads of Eastern Europe. Of all the European countries Slovak enjoys a tourism slogan better known as “little big country” presenting a people full of cultural heritage and Carpathian mountains to the north, many tourist come from neighboring countries like Austria, Czech republic and Poland. The country also boasts of high tourism infrastructure, hygiene and health.
A beautiful country boasting of a rich cultural history, Turkey not only shares in festivities full of drink and food but a spectacular landscape too. With one of the world’s most phenomenal rock formations Turkey has seen many tourist flown into the country just to experience firsthand the beauty and splendor of the “fairy chimney” found in central Anatolia in the region of Cappadocia, the entire landscape is made of dwellings carved artistically into the rocks. Some of these ancient carvings have also been renovated into motels and hotels.