If you’re itching to book your next overseas vacation and are still hunting for a travel destination which will take your breath away and which you’ll be raving about for years to come, simply continue reading to discover some of the hottest travel destinations to add to your list of possible options.
The Hottest Travel Destinations of 2019:
1. New Zealand
While the long flight to New Zealand may test your patience, once you spend a day in New Zealand you’ll realise that the long flight was worth it and that New Zealand is truly one of the most beautiful, pristine destinations to visit in the world.
Whilst in New Zealand you’ll be able to hike up a glacier, soak your body in a natural thermal pool, ski, snowboard and surf and view mud pools and geysers.
If you’re a movie fan, you’ll also recognise some of New Zealand’s sites from blockbuster movies such as the Lord of the Rings trilogy, King Kong and the Hobbit trilogy. If you visit Wellington the capital city of New Zealand, you’ll be able to visit the sight where the Rivendell scenes from the Lord of the Rings were filmed. Better yet one of the arches which was used to create the elven city of Rivendell is still standing in the middle of one of Wellington’s lush forests and is the perfect place to take a photo.
If you’re a huge fan of the Lord of the Rings films it’s also a great idea to drive to the small town of Matamata, which is located near Auckland, one of New Zealand’s largest cities, in order to tour Hobbiton which is the village where Frodo and Bilbo Baggins lived in the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit trilogies.
If you have always wanted to gaze up at the splendour of the Taj Mahal for yourself or to take a luxurious old world train journey across a country, it’s well worth grabbing your passport and planning an exotic getaway of a lifetime to India.
If you’re keen on visiting India, you may want to plan your trip so that it coincides with one of India’s annual festivals. As an example, if you visit India during Diwali, which is also known as the festival of lights, you’ll be able to watch huge fireworks displays with locals and tourists alike whilst indulging in traditional Indian street foods.
Alternatively, it’s also a lot of fun to spend holi in India. What is Holi? Holi is an annual festival where everyone runs around the streets dressed in white. However don’t expect your clothes to stay white as the purpose of holi is to show brightly coloured powder at everyone who you meet and at the endow holi, you can expect to go back to your hotel covered in different coloured powder. So ensure to wear a white outfit that you don’t mind getting stained.
So if you’re looking for an exciting tourist destination to visit in 2019, you can’t go wrong booking a plane flight to either New Zealand or India both of which are full of charm.