There are so many great holiday destinations around the world, it is difficult to rank the best holiday destinations because it depends on the expectations of the traveler. There are big cities that are welcoming and have a large variety of entertainment options and there are destinations that offer a great outdoor experience with nature. The destinations which are on this list include big cities and quiet locations to relax. Here are some great travel destinations to be considered for your next holiday:
New York, USA
New York is the most populous city in the United States with more than 8.3 million people. It is a leading commercial city in the world which offers many attractions for tourists. The Central Park, Times Square, Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building, Rockefeller Center, and the Brooklyn Bridge are some of the places that every visitor should go. New York is famous for its city design and skyscrapers, also New York is a great place to go shopping since almost every leading brand in the world has its boutiques in New York. This is a great destination to have the experience of a commercial city.
Berlin is the capital and the most populous city in Germany with over 3.8 million inhabitants. Berlin has a rich history dating back to many centuries and contains many historic buildings with amazing architecture. Berlin has great nightclubs, street art, restaurants, and parks to see are the Reichstag Building, Berlin Wall Memorial, Berlin Cathedral, and Brandenburg Gate. This is a great city to spend a holiday for people who are into having an urban adventure in a city that has a rich history.
Valladolid is a city in Mexico with colonial buildings with amazing architecture and has stunning cenotes such as the 65ft deep Chukum-Ha cenote which is filled with adventures. It offers zip lines, diving platforms and many more which give a thrilling experience. This is a great destination for the thrill-seeking traveler.
Western Australia is the largest state in Australia with a population of 2.6 million which is just 11% of the total Australian population. Due to this Western Australia is a great place with empty landscapes and unpolluted surroundings which is suitable to see a stunning view of the night sky. There are many attractive locations around the beaches of Western Australia such as Ningaloo Reef Marine Park, Broome, Esperance Bay, and Cape Le Grand National Park. Perth is the largest city in Western Australia with amazing sites such as the South Bell Tower, Kings Park State War Memorial, and His Majesty’s Theatre. Western Australia is a great destination for the ones who prefer less crowded locations and empty landscapes.
It is the most populous city in Finland and is a city which is highly concerned about sustainability. The city includes great places such as Suomenlinna, Esplanadi, Helsinki Cathedral, Sibelius Monument, Market Square and the Senate Square. Helsinki is a city filled with greenery and has taken steps towards becoming a carbon-neutral city. This is a great destination which suits travelers who are into having a city experience while having a concern about the environment.
Lille is city located in the Northern Tip of France, the city features different architectural styles, an annual fair and many more attractive sites. Some highlights of the amazing sites in Lille are the Palais des Beaux-Art, Zoo Lille, Citadel of Lille, Vauban Garden and Hospice Comtesse Museum. Lillie is a great city to have experience in Europe due to its being a cultural hub with many universities.
Dakar is the capital and the largest city in Senegal, it contains amazing beaches which are ideal for surfing and contains many other landmarks. Dakar offers great surf beaches which give amazing waves for the surfers. The city has many landmarks such as the Deux Mamelles, Medina Quarter, House of Slaves, African Renaissance Monument, and the IFAN Museum. Dakar is a great destination for having a different travel experience in Africa while relaxing on amazing beaches while appreciating historical sites.
Taipei is the capital of Taiwan with a population of over 2.6 million. Taipei is world-famous for many of its landmarks. The most famous and must-visit landmarks are Taipei 101, Yangmingshan National Park, National Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, National Palace Museum, Lungshan Temple, and the Shi Lin Night Market. Taipei is a great destination to experience Asian culture and try out different street food in Taipei.
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh City is the most populous city in Vietnam the city gets over 8 million international visitors per year. The city is filled with great Vietnamese food and drinks. Major attractions of Ho Chi Minh City include Reunification Palace, Saigon Opera House, Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, War Remnants Museum, and the Cu Chi Tunnels. The city is a great destination to see the remnants of the Vietnam War and to experience how the country has recovered from a bloody war to become an emerging economy in Asia.