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The Top 7 Travel Destinations Around the Globe You Have to Include on Your Bucket List

We all have some bucket list, whether it is things we want to do or things we want to see, we all have one. You probably also have a list of places you want to visit somewhere in your mind or perhaps written down somewhere.

We’ve compiled our very own bucket list of the top ten travel destinations from around the globe. Read on to find out if one of your dream destinations is listed here too.

1. Zimbabwe/Zambia: Victoria Falls

A top destination list would be incomplete without including Africa. Apart from wildlife and breath-taking wide, open plains, you’ll also be able to go to Victoria Falls. This awe-inspiring waterfall has a cascade of 108 meters and is truly a sight to see.

2. Peru: Machu Picchu

You’d better get fit before you attempt all those steps that leads up to the incredible lost city of Machu Picchu. Peru attracts thousands of tourists yearly, all going to experience the mystical ancient city. The climb is however well worthwhile, an unforgettable experience.

3. India: Andaman Islands

Forget the Seychelles, discover the wonder of Andaman Islands just off the coast of India. Here you will find long stretches of pearly beaches next to indigenous forests. If it is a blissful beach holiday you are after, visiting these islands is a must.

4. Japan: Tokyo

Experience the intriguing blend of culture and modern life all in one when visiting Tokyo. The fast-paced city has loads to offer with its impressive skyscrapers and flashing lights. All the while you will be able to get a taste of Japanese culture on the outskirts of the city while viewing Mount Fiji.

5. Netherlands: Amsterdam

Even though there are plenty to see and do in the Netherlands, your trip here would be incomplete without a couple of days in Amsterdam. Wander the streets of De Wallen and visit the massive Rijksmuseum while you bask in the unique cultural experience.

6. Italy: Venice

We couldn’t compile a bucket list without including Venice. Whether you dream of going here on honeymoon or to experience the magical atmosphere, it is an absolute must! The city welcomes thousands of travellers every year, all looking for some romance.

7. Croatia: Plitvice Lakes National Park

For those who love hiking and nature, you’d better include Plitvice Lakes National Park on your bucket list. The park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and boasts lush green forests, sixteen lakes and multiple amazing waterfalls.

8. French Polynesia: Bora Bora

Another popular holiday destination, Bora Bora has plenty to offer any traveller. Whether you want to discover the forests or spend your days on the white beaches, you will find some awe in every experience on this island, guaranteed.

9. United States of America: New York

Back to city vibes and one of the most popular ones in the world, New York. Perhaps not the best destination for travellers who wish to have some quiet time, but an absolute must nonetheless. Here you can visit Lady Liberty, the Empire State Building and Times Square to name a few.

10. Iceland: Highlands

Last but not least, we have Iceland’s Highlands. If you are not planning to go the hot springs, Vatnajökull, Europe’s biggest glacier, or the volcanoes, there is one thing you should go for. That is of course to see and experience the magical Northern Lights.

And that’s a wrap! Would you add any country or destination to the list? What would it be? We hope you get to at least one of the destinations featured on our list. Happy travels!

Our Top Ten Travel Destinations for All Sports Lovers

Some travellers love exploring museums and visiting ancient sites, while others prefer spending their days on the beach with a cocktail close by. While there are many activities you can revel in when on vacation, which would grab your attention?

If you love sports or attending big sporting events, you’d better jot down the top ten travel destinations on this list!

1. London

London boasts many stadiums and sporting activities for any fanatic out there. Whether you love football, rugby, tennis, horseracing, the list goes on and on. You’ll find some action when vacationing in London.

2. Brazil

Rio de Janeiro is probably better known for football, but it doesn’t stop there. The beautiful country and buzzing city also offer plenty of opportunity for mountain biking, canoeing and of course kite surfing and scuba diving.

3. Morocco

Morocco is already a popular ‘off the beaten track’ holiday destination, but sporting enthusiasts will be happy to know that it is also the perfect locale for extreme sports. Think skiing, kayaking, sailing and wind surfing.

4. Jamaica

Considered to be one of the best sporting tourism destination in the region, Jamaica will have you coming back for more. Whether you love playing tennis, or want to try your hand at dog sledding, you’ll have a great time while visiting Jamaica.

5. Qatar

Thanks to Qatar’s climate and natural features, water sports is one of the most popular social activities in the country. While visiting Qatar you will be able to indulge in all kinds of water sports, from boating to sailing and diving.

6. Malaysia

Perhaps more known for being hosts of international sporting events, Malaysia has lots of sporting activities you can get lost in. So, instead of watching Formula 1, you can also expect other events such as motorcycling and power boat racing.

7. Australia

When we think of Sydney, there is only one thing that comes to mind, the 2000 World Olympics of course! But the city has much more to offer than incredible stadiums and international events. Travelers can also enjoy activities like horse riding, hiking and skiing to name but a few.

8. South Korea

Are you a sucker for martial arts? Then you should book your ticket to South Korea today. But don’t worry, you won’t be limited to the art of taekwondo or judo only. You will also be able to play football, golf and baseball. The country also has loads of beautiful hiking trails.

9. Spain

If you are a football fanatic, then Barcelona is probably somewhere on your bucket list of cities you have to visit. In Spain you’ll find hundreds of the best football clubs in the world. But it doesn’t end there though, you’ll also be able to ski, dive and cycle.

10. New Zealand

New Zealand is best known for its tenacious rugby team. The country has however more to offer than rugby. You’ll also be able to participate in adrenaline pumping extreme sports like bungee jumping, horse racing, or motorsport.

Whatever your sporting activity of preference, you’ll find the perfect destination for your next trip. So, where are you going first?