If you are looking to go traveling this summer, there are a number of places that you should consider visiting from culture rich places to those with glistening sand and beach cocktails. Whatever you wish to see in the world there is a place perfect for you. Today, I’ve gone to the trouble of picking 5 of the best destinations in the world for you to visit and a breakdown of all the amazing sights available for you when you arrive there.
London, United Kingdom
London has a plethora of attractions, museums and restaurants to discover. A traveler could spend months exploring the different areas of this sprawling city. It’s full of well-known landmarks – the London Eye, Big Ben Tower Bridge and the River Thames. Hyde Park and Regents Park are an oasis of green in the middle of the city. London has many art galleries and museums to visit, as well as restaurants, bars and clubs.
This city is full of beautifully ornate architecture, but there is so much more to see and do. Soak up the Catalan culture and peruse the loud, bustling La Boqueria food market. Barcelona is known for it’s lively nightlife, and chic, smart hotels. The architecture of Gaudi is not to be missed, especially a visit to La Sagrada Familia.
Hanoi boasts 600 hundred temples to visit alongside parks and lakes. Haon Kiem Lake is full of greenery and has an island pagoda, and is well worth a visit. The streets are vibrant and busy with scooters and bicycles rushing past you constantly. Alleyways of the Old Quarter are full of merchants and farmers selling their wares, with the French Quarter offering shaded tree lined boulevards and colonial buildings.
Tokyo is made up of diverse districts, full of temples, museums, shopping and the hustle and bustle of a modern city. The city is a juxtaposition of tall dominating skyscrapers and quiet, hidden alleys full of street vendors and bars. Visit the Tsukiji fish market early one morning, take in the fashion and pop culture on the streets of Harajuku and Shibuya. Or watch some kabuki theatre or a sumo tournament.
The beautiful harbour and stunning beaches of Sydney are well worth a visit. Take a harbour tour including the best view of the Sydney Opera House. Visit the National parks around and in the city that contain a multitude of wildlife. Enjoy the culture at one of Sydney’s many restaurants, bars music venues or sports stadiums.