The sun is out and vacation days are booked. The only question is, where should you go? Summer comes but once a year, so make sure you pick a good spot for 2012.
If you need a little bit of help, here is some inspiration from the IBS team and USA Today:
With exciting summer festivals in June/July, especially the amazing Vincy Mas (Carnival festival), it’s a great location to unwind while having some fun.
According to Conde Nast Traveller, “The windswept fishing port of Essaouira, long a favourite refuge for surfers and backpackers, is netting a new kind of guest.” With newly opened hotels and guesthouses, luxury travelers are starting to stop by this beautiful coast.
Chosen as TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice 2012 winner, Quito is a mixture of history and leisure. While there, you could stay at the newly restored Casa Gangotena, voted one of the best new hotels of 2012.
Cape Range National Park, Australia
Cape Range National Park is the ultimate outdoor experience, boasting limestone canyons, more than 700 caves, and Ningaloo Reef. In fact, the Nigaloo Coast was selected as one of National Geographic’s best adventure destinations for 2012.
Ocho Rios, Jamaica
The beautiful cruise port of Ocho Rios is home to lush jungles and beautiful rivers. Hike, swim, and relax!
And while some of us can only dream of a perfect vacation, why not try your luck at winning a vacation yourself? Check out the amazing cruise giveaway below!