Summer is fast approaching. Surely, you are just as excited as we are in taking a break, hitting the beach and savoring the long-awaited vacation or incentive trip!
As exciting as it may sound, choosing the perfect summer destination can be tedious, especially that summer is no longer purely about beaches. It’s a vast world afterall!
Worry no more! With suggestions from travel experts and bloggers, DMCFinder features the top 10 destinations for summer 2022:
1. Cappadocia – The Land Of Hot-Air Balloons
Known for its unique rock formations, this remarkable city takes pride with its caves having ancient Islamic inscriptions. Aside from the balloon-flecked skies of Cappadocia, you’ll be attracted as well by its labyrinthine underground cities, caves, and ravines that will make you want to extend your stay.
2. Siem Reap – Famous For Night Markets
Whether you are visiting in the morning or in the evening, the temples of Angkor Wat are a fascinating site to explore in the summer season. Wander around the unique temples, buy local food items at the floating village, go on biking around the town–anything you want to explore in one of the cheapest destinations in Asia!
3. Greenland – More Of A White Land
Visiting the Arctic Circle by taking a trip to Greenland is one of the best summer ideas! Taking you across various icebergs for a refreshing encounter with whales, walruses, and other sea creatures–Greenland is a perfect place for a scenic boat trip. What more can you ask for with Greenland’s longer days and shorter nights–giving you more time to explore this lovely destination!
4. Playa Del Carmen – Most Beautiful Beach Town
A beautiful beach town in Mexico and a less crowded place compared to other locations in Mexico, Playa Del Carmen is a must-visit summer destination. You can go snorkeling at Cenote Dos Ojos, or at Cenote Azul, among other watersports. The inexpensive and delicious Mexican-tacos are also a must-try.
5. Pokhara – Get The Views Of Stunning Mountains
For adventure seekers, trekkers, couples, solo travelers, and nature lovers–this is the perfect summer destination for you! Bounded by stunning mountains and a scenic nature beauty, Pokhara captures the hearts of its visitors. With so many budget hotels, homestays, and guest houses in Pokhara, you don’t even have to worry about expenses!
6. Marrakech – Admire Bucolic Nature
Experience the best of the Middle East this summer at Marrakech in Morocco! This city has everything to make your summer vacation a memorable one. Wander around the area of Jemma el-Fna, shop in colorful souks, and learn Morocco’s enchanting history in palaces and museums–anything you wish to experience in this city of cultural diversity.
7. New Zealand – Scenic Landscapes For Nature Lovers
This destination is one of the most scenic and beautiful destinations in the world owing to the majestic landscapes that appear to be from another planet altogether! It’s perfect for all types of travelers–adventurers, nature lovers, photographers, etc.
8. Maui – Not Less Than A Paradise
Maui is a hidden paradise in Hawaii. You can enjoy and live life at your own pace.
9. Barcelona – All About Games & Nightlife
With its amazing art and elegant architecture, this beautiful city is frequented by travelers. The city has some beautiful Roman archeological sites and a dazzling nightlife due to its high-end pubs and bars.
10. Colorado – A Summer Paradise
You might wonder what’s in this winter place that makes it perfect as a summer destination. This place enjoys a moderate temperature, letting you indulge in activities like hiking, mountain biking, fly fishing, and more. It is also home to luxury and comfortable stays.
There’s a long list of destinations to visit this summer, and putting them all in one post is almost near to impossible. What matters is that you enjoy and make your summer worthwhile with the best company–friends, family, or alone.
Author: Deb Davad