Travelling can be one of the fascinating things you get to do. It gives you the opportunity to experience different cultures. You get to experience new and exciting things. Once you start travelling and get a passion for it, it is very difficult to stop. There is just always that next place to visit, that next language or culture to learn about. It can be one of the best things you do in life.
The one thing people can really struggle with is deciding on where to go. You might be looking for something a little different. Perhaps luxurious or unique. Maybe you prefer to travel outside of the usual tourist hotspots or look for some of the exotic beauty in different parts of the world. No matter what your inspiration is, choosing where to go can be both the fun part but also the most stressful. I thought it would be a great idea to share with you some of the best exotic locations that are guaranteed to ignite a passion for travelling. Even students can visit these places making traveling to some of the most beautiful locations in the world can be for everyone.
Tips on picking the right location
Before I share with you some of the best exotic locations to ignite your passion I wanted to share with you some of the tips that you can use to help you find the right place for you. Here are my tips:
- Read reviews – Reviews are often left online for locations, places to stay and things to do. You can get some of the biggest inspiration from what people have written about your chosen location. It can also help you to make an informed choice on whether it is the right place for you.
- Think outside of the box – sometimes thinking about different places may help you to find hidden gems. The world is a very big place.
- Consider your budget – Your budget will play a vital role in where you choose to go. So always ensure that you book a location within your means when it comes to your budget.
- How much travel time and how long do you have – Finally, some vacations will take longer to get to and you also need to factor in how much vacation time you have. You don’t want t spend hours on a plane only to experience that location for a few days if you need to be back to work.
Thailand can be one of the most fascinating destinations you visit in your lifetime. From the capital of Bangkok, which is a place worthy of a visit just for the experience, to the beautiful scenery and beaches of the islands. You can get so much out of one vacation here. The islands of Ko Samui, Ko Pa Ngan and Phuket to name but a few. These offer extreme value for money when it comes to accommodation and food.
Indonesia is the fourth most populated place on this planet, which is surprising given that you wouldn’t expect that. Indonesia is made up of thousands of volcanic islands. With many ethnic groups with different cultures and languages. The most popular place would be Bali, which is known for its beautiful beaches and coral reefs. You could stay in one of the many hotels in Bali, which can be the most luxurious the budget-friendly to suit everyone.
The Philippines is in South-East Asia and comprises 7,000 islands. Mostly known for the cheap labour that goes on there, there is so much more these islands can offer the keen traveller. There is the capital of Manila, which has a famous waterfront parade. There is also the underground river, which is one of the natural wonders of the world. Your budget here stretches, so it’s easy to see why this destination is popular for a student as well as a traveller wanting luxury.
Peru may not be an obvious choice for someone wanting to travel but there is so much to this South American country. Home to part of the Amazon rainforest and Machu Picchu. Machu Picchu is an ancient city hidden at the top of the Andes mountains. The perfect choice for hikers, water-rafting enthusiasts and mountain bikers. This country is sure to ignite a passion for seeing some of the most beautiful parts of the world.
Why not experience Indian food at its best and visit the country of India. However, this country isn’t just for the foodie in you, although that has to be one of the main benefits. India also is home to some of the most beautiful places on this planet. From Himalayan peaks to picturesque beaches on the Indian Ocean. There is something for everyone in this stunning and diverse country.
Going away on a luxury holiday for some might mean not vacating a sunbed and not having a cocktail out of their hand for the entire trip. Others want that luxurious accommodation but with the added entertainment factor. This is when the island of Mykonos, one of the famous Greek Islands, could be something to consider. Known for its lively areas and beautiful white sandy beaches you will be spoilt for choice. You could enjoy your stay in one of the Mykonos Villas or perhaps an all-inclusive offering depending on the type of holiday you are wanting. Then saunter down to the Super Paradise Beach and listen to the modern vibes of the live DJ sets played daily.
If you are the type of person that just wants to enjoy all the cocktails and not do much else, then Seychelles could be the destination for you. With glorious beaches and beautiful crystal oceans as far as the eye can see there isn’t much you cannot love about this place. A popular location for couples enjoying honeymoons or special occasions trips. But if you do want to venture off your sun lounger, then there are plenty of coral reefs that are dying to be explored.
I hope these destinations ignite your passion for travelling.