If you’re keen to acquire a couple of new stamps in your passport, you may be interested in discovering 4 hand picked travel destinations, which you should consider visiting in 2018.
1. Samoa Samoa is a friendly island nation which is located in the South Pacific and is well worth visiting if you’re looking to visit a group of islands, which boast clean white sand beaches, markets which boast fresh fruit such as mango and bananas and hospitable locals.
Better yet Samoa only receives a fraction of the tourists as Fiji, so you’ll still be able to experience authentic Samoan hospitality and will be able to find a beach, which you won’t have to share with a single soul. Whilst in Samoa catch a local bus to the To Sua Ocean Trench, which is a crystal clear natural swimming pool, which is located at the bottom of wood ladder. Also make sure to visit the Papaseea Sliding Rocks, which function as natural slides and provide hours of fun.
2. Dubrovnik, Croatia
Croatia’s capital Dubrovnik was fortified with a stone wall in the middle ages, which is still standing to this day. So if you’re a bit of a history buff, you’ll love exploring Dubrovnik’s old town which looks much the same today as it did in the middle ages. As Dubrovnik is a coastal city, you’ll also be able to swim at one of its popular stone beaches or charter a traditional flotilla style boat to explore Dubrovnik’s stunning, picturesque coastline! If you’re a fan of seafood you’re also in luck as Dubrovnik boasts some of Europe’s highest-rated oceanfront restaurants, which serve freshly caught seafood on a daily basis.
3. Goa, India
If you’re an adventurer and aren’t afraid of exploring far-flung destinations, head to Goa, a seaside city which is located in western India. Goa offers cheap hostels which front on to charming fishing villages as well as a multitude four and five-star resorts and hotels, which back on to their own private beaches. As Goa boasts hundreds of miles of pristine beaches, you won’t have any trouble finding your own little piece of paradise!
Whilst in Goa you may also be interested in visiting the Dudhsagar Falls, an impressive 600-meter tall waterfall which is located high above the Mandovi River. As well as Fort Aguada, an impressive 17th-century Portuguese fortress which overlooks the sea.
4. London, England
All eyes are on London as it’s set to host two royal weddings in 2018 and is the perfect destination to visit if you’re fascinated by history as you’ll be able to visit several significant historical sites. Examples of which include Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London and the Globe Theater.
If you’re a shopaholic it’s well worth visiting Harrods’, London’s most famous department store. Where you can also book a traditional English high tea, which consists of multiple tiers of cakes, pastries and miniature sandwiches and savories.
If you’re feeling inspired to collect a few new stamps in your passport, it’s well worth planning trips to each of the 4 fantastic destinations listed above!