AFROSAGES – Are you looking for travel inspirations? Then this is the right place to be. We bring to you 9 countries you can visit in in the coming years based on a budget and as a checking procedure off your bucket list. It could be a honeymoon, vacation or a just a getaway.
TRAVEL INSPIRATIONS TO CROSS OFF YOUR BUCKET LIST
Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria comes into mind when people mention Colombia. But trust us, there’s more to Colombia than you see and read on the internet. Visit Cartagena, Bogotá and Isla Baru (the white powdery beaches). Everything about Colombia will pull at your heart strings. Did we forget to tell you to take a mud bath and massage at the Volcan El Totumo? Don’t forget to try the coffee too.
Best time to visit – December to March
Why is Panama so appealing to many expats? The feel of a place…play a big role. The Panama skyline is impressive. Panama is always a pleasant surprise! You never know what to expect until you go. Go to Panama City but by all means make your way down to the stunning beaches of San Blas Islands. You’d be love struck!
Best time to visit: December to March
3. Las Vegas, USA
Las Vegas aka Sin City aka The Entertainment Centre Of The World. A major metropolitan city in the United States, a buzzing city with bright city lights and some of the world’s best casinos. Everyone needs to visit Vegas at least once in their lifetime. A weekend away is all you need. The ultimate bucket list getaway (especially with your girls or boys!) What ever happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas.
Best time to visit: March to May
4. Italy – Amazing spots for Travel Inspirations
A country shaped like a boat and which comprises of some of the most varied and scenic landscapes on Earth. From Fashion city Milan to Romantic city Venice, Italy is a different buzz. An Italian experience is always one for the books! From gondolas in Venice to stunning architecture in Rome and beautiful landscapes in the Amalfi Coast. Italy should be known, intimately. Ask DJ Cuppy about the “gelato”.
Best time to visit: April to June
The roots of Western culture are in Greece, an ancient sun-bleached ruins piercing blue skies, an endless coastline, wonderful cuisine and passionate music. How would you feel if you step into the ring where Olympians first competed? Greece (especially Santorini) is a collective favorite and for good reason too! Views for days. The ultimate bae/sister/solo/friendcation. However you show up in Greece, it’d often be enough.
Best time to visit: April to Mid-June
Lying partly in Asia and partly in Europe, you can experience the two different cultures. Turkey is a delight! From its colorful bazaars to its cave houses in Cappadocia, Turkey has some of the best sceneries you will ever see. Did we forget to tell you about the hot air balloons?
Best time to visit: April, May, June
7. Dominican Republic
One of the Caribbean’s most geographically diverse countries. It shores are washed by the Caribbean to the south and the Atlantic Ocean to the north. Beaches, beaches and more beaches! Beaches galore. BUT also adventure, snorkeling, food and beautiful mountains and waterfalls. The ultimate Caribbean getaway.
Best time to visit: ANYTIME.
An intoxicating adventure for both the jaded and novice traveler. Economic hardships, embassy warnings, “It is a dangerous country” and a disconcert range of things to see and do can be off-putting. Completely unpopular destination, you wouldn’t see all the beauty coming but it will leave you in complete awe. Head over to Lake Atitlan for the ultimate mouth- gaping experience.
Best time to visit: November to April
Cuba is always always a good idea. From its old and dilapidated but magnificent buildings to its countryside where cigars are grown (Bring us one on your way back *winks*). A Cuban experience is often magical.
Best time to visit: December to April
We hope this article gives you your travel inspirations that you would want to cross off your bucket list. Go explore the world, have fun and remember you only live once!