Traveling is practically at the top of everyone’s ‘to do’ list, and with travel tourism booming it’s easier now than ever before. Everyone has something different in mind; whether it’s sun searching or soul searching, there’s somewhere for everyone. However, many tourists struggle with mass tourism, which is kind of ironic but if you’re on the search for authenticity, then that can be difficult without a nudge in the right direction. However, we have some great locations for you to visit this 2019!
French Polynesia is made up of over one hundred beautiful islands. These islands are everything you ever thought paradise would be, from their glorious sands to the idyllic blue seas. Since there are so many islands to choose from, you will be spoilt for choice, being able to choose which slice of paradise will suit you best. Tahiti and Bora Bora are arguably the most popular, so it depends on whether you’re looking for somewhere popular or a little more obscure. Tahiti itself has been described as mythical, featuring rainforests, warm waters, and a gorgeous climate.
The Gobi desert – Mongolia
It’s unlikely that a desert set between Mongolia and China may not be top of your bucket list, and it should be. This place is like nothing you’ve ever seen before, featuring vast sand, dotted with a myriad of lush greenery and the native wildlife that inhabits this strange landscape. Mongolia itself has the beautiful Gorkhi-Terelj national park and museums on the history of Genghis Khan. This country is steeped in history with unique landscapes. This is a place to escape for the adventurer.
Serbia has been hailed by experienced travelers as an amazing place to go, especially as it’s still off the mass tourism path. Serbia has something in every direction, from the exuberance of Belgrade, which sits next to the infamous Danube river. Belgrade has been described as gritty and filled with some incredible history. In another direction, the Djerdap national park stuns people with its wild beauty, with an astonishing river running through. Western Serbia has some awe-inspiring monasteries which are a must-see. Serbia has been incredibly underrated, but people are catching on to what this incredible country has to offer.
For those who aren’t afraid of getting adventurous, this tiny country between Tibet and India offers the change to go on some once-in-a-lifetime hikes. Bhutan will lead you on an exhilarating path throughout the mountains, showing you a part of the world very few have been able to see. The locals are very protective over their home and maintain it to the best of their ability. So, if you’re looking to traverse the mountains and witness the best views the world has to offer, then Bhutan is the place to go.
This African country has the best of it, from Lions to Elephants all set in their natural habitat to glamping in the beauty of the African country. They have made sure tourists can enjoy their experiences in the coolest ways, offering horseback tours and hot air balloon rides.
There are so many places to choose from it can be challenging to choose only one. However, these will provide you with some insight into some of the most exceptional locations to visit in 2019.