4 Top International Travel Destinations
Do you yearn to travel to an exotic destination? Does the thought of the bright lights of the world’s cities entrance you? Or maybe you long for an island vacation experience? When wanderlust bites the soul, it can be difficult to shake it off.
Planning a vacation to an international destination is a thrilling experience for both you and your partner. We have selected four of the world’s premier travel destinations for you. Pick one of them, book your tickets and pack your bags. Round up the kids and think about some ideas for summer camp activities & games, because while they are away, it’s time for your vacation of a lifetime!
#1 Cape Town – South Africa
The Mother City of South Africa lies at the southerly tip of the African continent. Surrounding Cape Town is the cold waters of the Atlantic Ocean the west and the warm waters of the Indian ocean to the west. The city has the rich culture with colonial architecture and a cosmopolitan feel. The city lies at the foot of the famous Table Mountain and offers luxury accommodation with breathtaking views.
Visit Robben Island, the prison that housed South Africa’s first democratically elected president, Nelson Mandela. Take a drive along Chapman’s peak and view an amazing African sunset. The climate is warm but not overly humid and the ideal time to visit is in the summer between the months of September to October.
#2 New York City – USA
New York City, the Big Apple, the city that never sleeps. For the complete American travel experience, a trip to New York City is a window into the marvel of human civilization in the modern world. American culture has shaped much of the western world, iconic New York has been the setting for many Hollywood movies over the last 70 years. New York is great to visit in both the summer and the winter, providing a magical experience at any time of the year.
Visit New York and grab a slice of pizza as you walk through Central Park. Do some window shopping on the legendary 5th avenue and stop off for lunch in Manhattan. Drink a cocktail on your hotel balcony as the light goes down, then take a stroll through Times Square to marvel at the bright lights. For an evening of quality entertainment, take in a show on Broadway and finish things off with late night dinner at one of the city’s world-renowned restaurants.
#3 London – England
The city of London is home to the Queen of England, The Houses of Parliament, and Big Ben. These iconic landmarks are just a few of the hundreds of tourist attractions that make London one of the most visited cities in the world. London has so much to do for anyone of any age or entertainment tastes.
Start your day walking along the Thames river, take a trip on the London Eye for a bird’s eye view of the city and then head out to Covent Garden for a pub lunch. After you finish your fish chips and a pint of real ale, head out to Piccadilly circus and take a walk through St. Martins and Trafalgar Square. London has a vibrant nightlife with many clubs, pubs, and restaurants within the central zone of the city.
#4 Oahu – Hawaii
For those that want to escape the city and dream of an island holiday in paradise, the island of Oahu in Hawaii is about as far as you can get. Based in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, the archipelagic island chain of Hawaii is home to fantastic sandy beaches and crazy waves. The seven-mile miracle, known as the North Shore of Oahu is home to the world’s best surf breaks and beaches. The finest hotels line the shores, and the islands benefit from tourist travel and trade all-year round. Hawaii is about wildlife, water, and sandy beaches, don’t forget the sunblock!
Any one of these top international travel destinations will make for an amazing holiday that you will never forget. Take lots of pictures and enjoy the food, the sights, and the memories. Traveling through foreign lands is exciting, remember to respect the local culture of the places that you visit.