Travel is the one word on everyone’s mind. Whether it’s for vacation, business or exploration purposes, we all love to visit new places. There are several iconic travel locations that will remain golden throughout the years like New York, Paris, Bali, and London. However, each year there are different countries and places that capture travelers’ attentions. Though there are lots of attractions across the globe, the 3 popular travel destinations of 2016 include:
1. Cuba: Now that the US-Cuba relations have re-established, this the best time for travelers to finally take that long awaited trip to the country that made Columbus say, “This is the most beautiful land that human eyes ever saw.” With the gradual increase in tourism and investment, there are snazzy new bars, restaurants and hotels to welcome your stay along with the preserved historic Havana and rural gems.
2. Botswana: This year, Botswana celebrates its 50 th year of independence; marking a journey from abject poverty to becoming one of Africa’s most stable nations. With an unusual blend of desert and delta that is home to a diverse concentration of wildlife, and 17% of the country designated to national parks, Botswana is unique and its natural settings are waiting to be explored.
3. Bora Bora: Commonly known as the “Pearl of the Pacific”, Bora Bora is perfect for those looking for a tropical getaway. Surrounded by turquoise waters and coral reefs, the destination is the best for watching the sunset or going scuba diving. You can stay in bungalows that overlook the pristine ocean and even take walks around the dormant volcano located at the center of the island.
So, pack your bags and get on a plane as fast as you can!