5 Exciting Places You Must Travel in 2017
One of the most common New Year’s resolutions are to either lose weight or to travel somewhere new. While the first can be done easily by controlling your diet and going to the gym, the latter can get a bit tricky as you might have no idea where to go. But fret no more, as we have the ultimate list for you of the places you can visit:
Are you a fan of the Lord of the Rings movies? Then you will have an absolute blast over here, as the movie was filmed in none other than New Zealand. the landscape is beautiful along with pristine beaches, dramatic mountains that will remind you of the mines of Moria, and the idyllic countryside that will make you feel like you’re in the plains of Rohan. But that is not all as the main attraction is the food, wine, under-the-radar shopping, and quirky culture that keeps repeat visitors (and locals) coming back for more.
Famous for beng ne of the nicest countries of the world, the Great White North is one of the best places to visit this year (unless you live there of course). The country celebrates its 150th birthday this year an this is an occasion you shouldn’t miss. Summer provides the best climate to visit, while fall comes with vibrant colors, and early September is an art lover’s treat because of the Toronto International Film Festival.
A winter lover’s paradise, this Nordic country is filled with breathtaking snow capped vistas in the winter, and green forestry in the summer with great lake views, and not to mention there are the northern lights as well which is a sight to die for. The country has something different to offer all year round, so no matter what time of the year you go, you’ll have something to experience.
Portugal is undergoing a renaissance, the land is made famous by explorers and travelers who are taking notice of the country. Although not quite popular as its neighbor, Spain; the country has tons to offer in terms of cultural riches, food, art, robust history and sensational wine. If you are the type that goes against the mainstream, then this place would be perfect for you. Like the rest of Europe, its ideal in shoulder seasons, but can be visited all year round.
And finally, we complete with the last entry on our list for all the nature buffs with Rwanda. It is a country known for extremely photogenic landscapes, tea gardens, and is just full of natural wonders. Volcanoes National Park, home to fascinating golden monkeys and half of the world’s gorillas still living in the wild, is a must-visit attraction. Nyungwe Forest National Park, the largest mountain rainforest in Africa, shelters more than a quarter of Africa’s primate species. Its capital offers 5 star accommodations and is home to the Akagera National Park and the Presidential Palace Museum, so you’ll have something to do no matter where you go in the country.