We’ve seen numerous Instagram hashtags that go with #wanderlust. Wanderlust is when you are stuck in the office thinking about the sweet beaches of the Bahamas. The travel and tourism industry is one of the world’s largest industries with a global economic contribution of over 7.6 trillion U.S dollars in 2016.
Travelling is a part of people’s life. We all travel. Most people travel to escape reality, some just to gain some experience of other country’s culture, or just simply to fulfil the adventurous heart within them. Choosing a location can be a tiring experience when considering the budget and which locales to travel to. However, with our 2CENTS tips, you can start planning your next destination for this year!
Whether you crave culture, adventure, or simply kicking back on a beach with a cold cocktail, these islands are sure to be an ideal destination.
It’s not just for spring-breakers. Cancun, with its golden beaches and perfect climate, is the premier coastal destination in Mexico. There is a 365-day party available for college students, while resorts cater well to families and to those seeking solitude. This Yucatan paradise is the gateway to the ruins of Tulum and Chicken Itza.
Palawan Island, Philipines is an archipelago with 1,780 islands on the western part also known as “The Last Ecological Frontier of the Philipines”. The northern part is characterized by incredibly clear waters and white beaches. On the northern side, there are popular places like El Nido and Taytay, characterized by limestone cliffs and underwater fauna with many species of tropical fish and coral.
Do you love jumping off a cliff, or being one with the wild? Here’s our pick for all you adventure thrill-seekers traveller.
For many visitors, bungy jumping in New Zealand has almost become a rite of passage, making sure they take that heart-stopping leap of faith while they’re visiting. You can leap from bridges, climbs, rail viaducts, specially made platforms perched on the edge of cliffs, and stadium roofs all across New Zealand. You can even jump off the Sky Tower which is up to 192m high!
Costa Rica is a rugged, rainforested Central American country with coastlines on the Carribean and Pacific. The rainforest is home to nearly 100 species of trees as well as exotic animals and flowers while venturing into the depth of this rainforest. Because Costa Rica is located between 8 and 12 degrees north of the equator, the climate is tropical year round. However, the country has many microclimates depending on elevation, rainfall, topography, and by the geography of each particular region.
If you are the person who enjoys a slower pace of life, general sense of calm and peace, the countryside is the answer.
This is a country located in North West England, bordering Wales to the west side. A lot of fo visitors flock to this countryside, usually having only two things in mind, grinning cats and cheese. Come to Cheshire and explore its sweeping vistas, cosy country inns and ‘The Castle on the Rock’ – Beeston Castle and Woodland Park that are set on a hill in this countryside.
This is a must-see place to visit, situated just approximately 90 kilometres east of the Melbourne central business ditrict. The famous attraction here is the array of wineries scattered across the valley. Indulge in fresh, home-made wine while feating your eyes on the greenery hills only in Yarra Valley.
What are some of your best travelling spots to explore in 2018? Let us know in the comment below.