When wanderlust hits, you’re in for a treat. Feeling that strong desire to travel can leave you feeling ready to hop on a plane at a moment’s notice. But you don’t always know where you want to go. When you’ve got a million destinations flying around in your mind, you need to be able to pick one and make it count. Whether you’re a well-seasoned traveler or a complete novice, there is one way to make your choice all the more easier; choose beauty. After all, the world has so many stunning destinations just waiting to be explored, so start with one of these.
- Paris, France
Of course, we have to start with one of the easiest places of them all. Paris. If you’ve never been to Paris, it’s the first place you should go. Not only is it one of the most romantic cities in the world, but it’s also a striking destination to see too. There are so many beautiful places in Paris just waiting to be explored. But you will feel star struck just sat in a cafe watching Parisian life go by, so it’s a great place to start.
- Reykjavik, Iceland
Another idea to add to your beauty bucket list is Reykjavik. Iceland is a beautiful place, and it just so happens to be a great place for Aurora hunting too. And you may ask, what is an Aurora?, at this point. The Aurora Borealis or The Northern Lights is the name for the stunning colors and sounds that can be found to the arctic north and seen in the skies. Being an affordable and prime place to view the Aurora, Reykjavik should instantly be added to your bucket list.
- Grand Canyon, USA
Next, you may like to consider heading stateside and seeing the Grand Canyon. This 18-mile wide natural beauty in Arizona is something every travel fan should see in their lifetime. There is a range of different points to view this stunning spot from, but even with the best views, you will only see so much. Some to consider include Mather Point, Yavapai Observation Station, Mary Colter’s Lookout Studio and Desert View Watchtower, Lipan Point, and Colorado River.
- Lake District, UK
If you’re in the mood for a staycation, then you have to consider the Lake District for your travels. Found in the north west of England, the lakes make up one of the most naturally beautiful parts of the UK. The National Park itself covers off a large area and gives you the option to stay in the countryside, lakeside, or even on the coast. It makes the perfect location for a rural retreat or weekend getaway.
- Santorini, Greece
For beautiful blue views, consider the stunning Greek island of Santorini for your next break. It always seems to hit the top of many wanderlust inspired bucket lists. It’s very picturesque and often embodies what many vision when they think of a Greek island. It’s traditional with breathtaking sights, architecture, and decision authentic cuisine – making it a great choice for your next summer break.