One of the great prospects in life is the experience of travelling far and beyond to your heart’s desire, exploring the unknown to discover the familiar. You would be doing a disservice to this beautiful planet we call Earth, if you don’t travel through the expanses of the sky, road or ocean to find incredible beauty of magnified proportions. Every traveller would have a bucket-list of their own, and here is our condensed bucket-list of some of the best countries to visit during the summer.
Of the many islands in Indonesia, Bali is glorified to be one of the best places to visit in the world. A diverse landscape of mountains, rice fields, beaches, coral reefs and religious sites, visit Bali and you will be welcomed with a plethora of activities and unforgettable experiences to write, talk and share about. Here are some of the best things to do in Bali;
- Sacred Monkey Forest of Ubud
Exploring the sacred monkey forest is an interesting activity you would not expect to find in an island such as Bali. The forest is thriving with long-tailed macaques who are, strangely, very well behaved.
- Sekumpul Waterfalls
A hidden gem in the forest of Bali, the Sekumpul waterfall a beautiful natural attraction surrounded by the green and brown of the forest floor. A fair walk to the site, the waterfall is a must visit for most travellers.
- Surf and Sunbathe
If you visit Bali, you do not have to be reminded to surf the breaks of the ocean and tan in the summer sun of Bali beaches. Some of the most relaxing beaches in the world and the bluest waters ever seen, the beaches of Bali is when you stretch your legs and forget the existence of time.
A cultural exposition of history and art, Istanbul is a gorgeous place to walk around and fascinate over incredible skylines and spellbinding architecture. With magic on every corner, travellers flock over to visit Istanbul for its hospitality and experiences. Here are some of the best things to do in Istanbul;
- Hagia Sophia Museum and the Blue Mosque
Your quintessential Istanbul experience would not be complete if you do not visit these architectural masterpieces. The Hagia Sophia (Aya Sofya) Museum has had its fair share of history, being a church for over 900 years and then a mosque for 600 years. However, it’s not just the museum that needs attention. Over the skyline of Istanbul, the Blue Mosque is one of the more majestic constructions you might notice during your visit. Still functioning as a mosque, you would have to be respectful of the practices while visiting.
- Bosphorus Waterway
To truly appreciate the city and everything Istanbul has to offer, you would have to take a tour of the Bosphorus, a waterway that separates Asia and Europe. Indulge in the skyline of Istanbul, preferably during sunset or sunrise to be endowed with a breath-taking view.
- Grand Bazaar and Turkish Coffee
The Grand Bazaar is one of the oldest and the largest markets on earth, previously named to be the most-visited tourist attraction in the world. The bazaar consists of over 4000 shops over 61 street filled with antiques, textile and everything you could possibly imagine. One of the things every coffee lover has to have is an authentic blend of Turkish coffee found anywhere in the country.
Whilst thinking of the countries you would prefer visiting, Berlin might not be the first city you think of. On the contrary, Berlin is a city with incredible history of unification. The city is bustling with art and modern architecture all over. To visit Berlin is to walk through streets of brilliant little surprises and cycle through the green of the road. Here are the best things to do in Berlin;
- Brandenburg Gate
Brandenburg Gate is one of the more important landmarks in the city symbolising the unity of the east and west from the Cold Wars. The gate is respected by tourists and citizens because of the history is possesses.
- Museum Island
A landmark in the list of UNESCO sites, Museum Island is a marvel to experience. Museum Island is originally called Spree Island that consists of five museums. Each of the five museums display the evolution of modern architecture through the years of Berlin’s History.
- Bike Through Berlin
One of the best ways to be conscious of Berlin and its beautiful city streets is to bike around. You can rent bicycles in certain places and ride your way through the city, exploring and finding little gems hidden sneaky corners.
Travelling is your escape from reality. Climb Mountains, dive into oceans, fly through skies and drive through streets, travel your way, anywhere you want to. Appreciate nature and explore life. If you love traveling and planning your next trip to any of these destinations, check out Lots of Trips and their range of travel destinations, accommodations, travel tips etc. to ease your vacation planning.