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Top Travel Destinations For Your Summer Vacations

Source: Pack Your Bags! Here Are the Top Travel Destinations For Summer 2019

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World’s most beautiful cruise destinations

Travellers have been snapping, sharing and tagging all over the world, so here are the prettiest places for cruising according to Instagram.

Social media is an incredibly influential tool for travellers these days, and a vast majority of us use the likes of Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to share our experiences and holiday snaps.

Source: Revealed: the world’s prettiest cruise destinations

Stargaze from a luxury camp on Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia

Travellers looking for an otherworldly experience can now stay in a luxury dome lodge on Salar de Uunyi – or Uyuni salt flats – in Bolivia . The domes are located on the Salar de Uyuni. Image by Amazing Escapes The new Kachi Lodge, from Amazing Escapes, is located at the foot of Tunupa volcano at an altitude of 11,800 feet.

The new Kachi Lodge, from Amazing Escapes, is located at the foot of Tunupa volcano at an altitude of 11,800 feet. The lodge, which looks a bit like a space station, is design to offer views of the salt flats as well as the star-filled night sky.

Source: Stargaze from a luxury camp on Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia

The most beautiful villages in Italy

These are 20 of Italy’s most beautiful villages — from the isolated hilltop of Civita di Bagnoregio to the Sicilian fishing port of Marzamemi. Check out CNN Travel’s list and then start planning your holiday.

 Fabulous food, amazing art, rich language, dramatic and gorgeous landscapes — we all know what makes Italy so special.
Perhaps best of all are the scenic small towns and villages, where it’s possible to enjoy all these while surrounded by picturesque coastline, mountains, valleys, rivers or volcanoes.
Here are some of the most idyllic villages where you can travel that perfectly sum up the beautiful country, or “Bel Paese.”

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Photos showcase some of the world’s most colourful places

See more photos from the 2019 National Geographic Travel Photo Contestand check back for the winners annoucement on June 12.

So many of our travel memories are infused with colour: soft-blue velvet skylines, tangerine soaked dusky horizons, and crisp snowy, white mountain mornings. Long after they’ve returned home, travellers recall vivid memories, and photographers look back at the colours they captured in a single frame. (See more colourful travel photos from last year’s contest.) Explore these vibrant entries to the 2019 Travel Photo Contest for inspiration for your next destination and start planning a rainbow-themed itinerary for your next trip.

Source: Photos showcase some of the world’s most colourful places | National Geographic

10 volcanic wonders to visit on a Canary Islands and Madeira cruise

Essentially, the Canary Islands and their neighbour Madeira are volcanoes poking out of the Atlantic Ocean. They were formed by tectonic plates moving across a ‘hot spot’ in the Earth’s crust. The isles’ beguilingly strange topography is purely down to volcanic activity, which is still ongoing in some places. Here are 10 natural wonders you can visit on a cruise excursion

Source: 10 volcanic wonders to visit on a Canary Islands and Madeira cruise

The 25 Ultimate Family Holiday Destinations

Stuck for ideas for your next family holiday? We’ve compiled the 25 ultimate family destinations to guarantee a holiday you’ll never forget.

If you’re planning the ultimate family holiday and need some inspiration, read on. From exotic, faraway destinations such as Thailand and Japan, to more familiar territories like Ireland and Portugal, we’ve compiled the top 25 countries (alongside their fabulous capital cities) to get away with your family.

To do this, we used a special formula that accounts for factors such as average spend per holiday, total holiday visits from UK residents, volume of social media posts, and the cost of dining out. Another major factor considered was the world happiness score. This landmark survey ranks 156 of the world’s countries based on everything from social norms and government policies, to technology and local environment.

Source: The 25 Ultimate Family Holiday Destinations

Best value summer destinations for Brits in 2019 revealed

Skyscanner has shared the best value destinations for Brits after a summer 2019 getaway – get ready for major travel inspiration.

The comparison website looked at flight and hotel data from 2018 to work out where Brits can make the most of the biggest year-on-year price drops this summer.

Topping the list is Kalamata in Greece which saw a 36 per cent price drop year on year for flight and hotel deals.

In fact, Skyscanner found seven-night holidays in June from £259pp based on two people sharing a room at the 4-star Rex Hotel , with flights from Manchester on the 25th June.

We take a look at the top 10 best value destinations below and why they can make for a brilliant holiday…

Source: Best value summer destinations for Brits in 2019 revealed

Venice Biennale: the best fringe events, from Edmund de Waal to Nic Fiddian Green

The Venice Biennale is best known for its official country pavilions, but there’s a host of other exhibitions on the “fringe” located in private palaces, churches and other off-the-beaten track places.

Venice is a city filled with magic, but during the Biennale of contemporary art there are added surprises at every turn. While many visitors flock to the official displays in the Biennale Gardens and the Arsenale dockyard, some of the most rewarding works are on the fringe. Here are 10 of the best shows running alongside the official Biennale this year.

Source: Venice Biennale: the best fringe events, from Edmund de Waal to Nic Fiddian Green

 Santorini Needs to Top Your Summer Travel List

This island is a must-see when planning a trip to Greece.

From solo travelers to newlyweds, Santorini is a destination that people flock to repeatedly, and once you go, you’ll understand why. Travel influencer Mally (@brokeassgirltravel) recently visited the Greek island, and her fun colorful photos have us ready to get into the Santorini blues.

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