The season’s festivities have now come to an end and life is getting back to the routine and humdrum. Religiously following it as an annual global fad, many of us make self-pledges, or resolutions, for the New Year, to make ourselves a little better than the previous year. While a great majority resorts to losing weight and getting back in shape, there is a significant fragment of the population who has prioritized traveling on top of their ‘Things To Do In 2017’ list.
The global tourism industry is currently experiencing a significant boom. Traveling has emerged as a global trend and millions of people across the globe have marked at least one dream destination to visit in 2017. If you too are one of those who have been engulfed into wanderlust, here is a list of some wonderful destinations around the world that will make a good addition to your bucket list.
Read on and happy traveling!
Get Enchanted by the Northern Lights
Visually devouring the magic of deep, exquisite and mysterious northern lights is a dream experience that every traveller must have at least once in their life. Alaska, Denmark, Scotland, Canada, and Greenland are the best places to watch the celestial ballet of lights, frolicking across the night sky.
Go Whale Watching in Australia
Whale watching is one of those rare experiences that will keep you enchanted for a long period of time. Whether you are a foreign traveller or a native resident of Australia, make it a point to go whale watching this year. Australian oceans are brimming with schools of over 45 species of humpbacks, porpoises, whales and dolphins. Watch them manoeuvre across the skyline, slice through the ocean and acrobat in a natural habitat. Make sure that you do not miss the Australian Whale Watching Season 2017.
Visit the Temples of Angkor
Cambodia is home to a number of eminent religious monuments and ancient ruins. The Temples of Angkor are the reminiscent of the ancient Khmer empire and have a strange, magical charm about it. It not just about the dry ruins, the surrounding areas are punctuated with trees and plantations. The site features magnificent 15th-century architecture that has been skillfully preserved for visitors and historians alike.
Go Trekking on Machu Picchu
The Machu Picchu trekking region, situated high in the Andes Mountains is a mystique place that rarely disappoints the visitors. The region features high-altitude mountain ranges and presents an exquisite panoramic view of surrounding valleys and the skyline.
Explore the Beauty of Bora Bora
Located in the heart of French Polynesia, Bora Bora is an exquisite secluded island that is heavily doused in an astounding serenity. Environed by the deep azure ocean and punctuated with tall palm trees, the island is a natural sanctuary for turtles that turn up in flocks every year at the beach. The underwater coral reefs and a variety of terrestrial, as well as marine species make Bora Bora an ideal vacation spot for travelers.