With Fall rapidly approaching, it’s time to start considering your 2015 travel plans. Whether you’re planning a honeymoon, babymoon, anniversary trip, or are just looking for an exotic vacation, these recommended hotspots are sure to give you the time of your life. Here are the top 5 places to travel in 2015:
1. The Maldives
Known for its pristine waters, sand as soft as powder, luxurious overwater bungalows, and fantastic tropical weather, the Maldives is an island paradise worth seeing. Situated in the Indian Ocean, and consisting of nearly 1200 diverse islands, the Maldives has the lowest elevation of any country in the world. Due to rising sea levels, experts caution that the Maldives may be inundated in the coming years, so visit while you can!
2. The Seychelles
Also located in the Indian Ocean, the Seychelles is a vacation hotspot for A-List celebrities and royals alike. Coveted for their silky white sand beaches, azure waters, and uncrowded beaches, the islands of the Seychelles are incredibly diverse. In fact, while some islands match the pristine “island paradise” archetype, some of the Seychellois islands are among the planet’s oldest mid-oceanic granite islands and contain stunning granite boulders along their shores.
Affectionately referred to as the “Soft Coral Capital of the World,” Fiji contains some of the world’s best diving, and boasts incredible biodiversity beneath its pristine waters. On land, Fiji has enjoys breathtaking beaches and legendary hospitality. The Fijian locals are said to be the happiest people on Earth, and enjoy serenading you upon your arrival and departure.
Whether you’re a beach bum, a city explorer, or someone who loves to peruse religious temples and culture, Thailand has something for you. In Thailand, you can venture into an elephant camp, explore the bustling city of Bangkok, relax on a pristine beach at Koh Samui or Krabi, or check out an enormous array of temples. We recommend incorporating a bit of each — city, beach, and a cultural epicenter–into your trip for the ultimate Thailand experience!
Bali is one of the most popular tourist destinations on the planet, and for good reason! Revered for its highly developed arts and culture, Bali is unique due to its many stunning religious and historic temples, otherworldly music, and traditional dance. It also boasts lovely beaches and incredible snorkeling opportunities.