Did you check off any of our top 2018 travel destinations? Well, if you did, great. On to the next. If not, you’ve got a lot of catching up to do. Here’s 9 more travel destinations you can’t miss in 2019.
Haven’t heard of Madeira? You will this year. Madeira, a small island off the coast of Portugal, is becoming a hot destination for adventure travelers and food lovers alike. Swim in saltwater lava pools, choose from thousands of miles of hiking trails, and enjoy sunny and tropical weather year-round. Go for:
Cappadocia offers way more than just the hot air balloons—although they might be the best way to see the stunning scenery. See the Goreme National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site, with amazing rock formations and ancient art and civilizations. Go for:
This one’s for all you beach lovers. Who would’ve thought a small group of islands off the coast of East Africa boasts some of the most beautiful white sand and clear water beaches in the world. The multiple shades of turquoise will have your head spinning. While the flight may be on the pricer side, you won’t have to shell out that much cash while you’re there. Things to do (other than eat, sleep, tan, repeat)? Try:
Do your friends call you extra? If so, you’ll probably love Singapore. Known for its wealth, technology and immaculateness, Singapore is quickly becoming a top destination in Asia and for good reason. Enjoy the many rooftop pools (it’s home to longest elevated infinity pool in the world), various cultures, awesome night life and of course, lots of shopping. What else is there? Oh plenty…
If you’re looking to experience that old school southern charm, look no further than this gem located in the Peach State. First, snag the iconic Insta of Forsyth Park lined with trees draped in Spanish moss. After that, take a stroll along the Savannah River and grab the best pralines of your life at Savannah’s Candy Kitchen. With the amazing comfort food and friendly people around every corner, every traveler will feel at home in this beautiful city. Don’t miss:
Mexico City, Mexico
While it may not have the white sand beaches and wild nightlife like Cancun, Mexico City offers an entirely different, but equally fun experience. Not only is the food out of this world, but the culture is palpable in everything you do here. From artisanal markets to art and history museums, there’s plenty to do to keep you busy here! Here’s just a few:
South Island, New Zealand
Adrenaline junkies, this one’s for you. Offering some of the most picturesque landscapes you’ll ever see, South Island is the perfect destination for any adventurer. Explore the famous Milford Sound in Fiordland National Park and then head to the West Coast to trek across the Fox and Franz Josef glaciers. The views you’ll take in are totally worth the long flight, trust us. A few things to do:
Are you surprised this travel destination made the list? We aren’t one bit. Alaska has some of the most beautiful landscapes in the world (who knew?) and is home to Denali National Park and the highest mountain peak in North America. You won’t be at a loss for things to do while you’re here either. Chase the Northern Lights, admire the abundant wildlife (whales, bears, caribou and moose) and get a birds eye view of glaciers from a helicopter. What else?
You might immediately think of Belize as a beach destination, but there’s so much more! From exploring Mayan Ruins and river caves to zip lining through the jungle and chasing waterfalls, this small Central American country has a lot to offer. After you get your dose of adventure, spend a couple days by the exquisite beaches.
Which travel destinations would you like to visit in 2019? We’ll make it possible with cheap flights around the world. Better get going!