If you are wanting to go on the vacay of a lifetime, look no further than these experiences for 2020. The list ranges from inspirational to potentially cheaper destinations and experiences, from Bondi Beach in Sydney, Australia, to a visit to the Bahamas post-Hurricane Dorian. VacayDaze has created this list of adventures and places you should consider to explore and see for the New Year.
Bondi Beach, Sydney, Australia
Surf’s up and Bondi is a great place to catch the waves. It’s located just outside the city center and very popular among locals and visitors alike. The sweeping white-sand crescent of Bondi is one among Australia’s most picturesque beaches. Reliable waves draw surfers whereas, nearby, hardy locals swim within the Icebergs ocean pool year-round .
Trendy, health-conscious Sydneysiders head to mellow cafes around Hall Street, whereas hip backpackers frequent the area’s casual pubs. Walkers and joggers alike enjoy the clifftop Bondi to Coogee Coastal Walk with its dramatic scenery and gorgeous views.
Did someone say 2020 Summer Olympics? Besides that, explore Japan’s culinary scene and culture, not to mention the gorgeous landscape. Japan’s busy capital of Tokyo is very diverse. It mixes the ultra-modern with the very ancient, from the neon illuminated skyscrapers to historic temples.
The opulent Meiji Shinto Shrine is known for its soaring gate and encompassing woods. The Imperial Palace sits amid massive public gardens. The city’s several museums provide exhibits ranging from classical art located in the Tokio National Museum to a reconstructed kabuki theater in the Edo-Tokyo Museum.
Don’t miss the Great Migration that includes innumerable zebras, wildebeest and antelope searching for food and water while attempting to avoid predators along the way. Tanzania is an East African country famed for its immense wilderness areas. They embody the plains of Serengeti National Park which is a safari mecca inhabited by the “big five” game of elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino as well as Kilimanjaro National Park, which is home to the snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest mountain.
Do a 180 and go offshore where the tropical islands of Zanzibar lie, full of Arabic influences, and Mafia Archipelago, which is a marine park home to whale sharks and coral reefs.
Try living like a local with a visit to Italy, which is one of the top International destinations for next year. Over sixty million tourists visited Italy in 2018 making it the fifth most visited country in international tourism.
Folks visit Italy mostly for its rich culture, cuisine, history, fashion and art but also for its stunning coastline and beaches as well as its mountains and priceless ancient monuments. Italy additionally contains more World Heritage Sites than any other country within the world with a total of fifty five.
The islands would like your help after hurricane Dorian ravaged Grand Bahama and Abaco islands earlier this year. Take a visit to assist boosting tourist efforts. Whenever beach lovers dream of the perfect stretch of powdery sand, lapped by seas in elegant shades of blue, they are probably dreaming of the Bahamas. The Bahamas encompass over 700 islands and 2,000 plus tiny cays sprinkled across the Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea.
This tropical paradise lies just about 50 miles from Florida at its nearest point and it was once a haven for pirates and loyalists. The Bahama islands are currently a playground for the rich and famous as well as a favorite to anyone who enjoys world-class fishing, boating, diving, snorkeling, and sailing.
It’s probably the top adventure destination in 2020. Natural beauty and penguins abound so what more could you want? Tourism in Antarctica started via the sea within the 1960s. In the 1970s, Air overflights of Antarctica started with sightseeing flights by airliners from Australia and New Zealand.
The Antarctica “summer” tourism season starts in November and continues through March. Most of the estimated 15,000 guests to Antarctica from 1999 through 2000 visited via an ocean cruise. The 2009 to 2010 tourism season saw over 37,000 tourist visiting Antarctica.
It would take a full day to travel through the fifty miles of locks on the Panama Canal but it’s a journey you will not want to miss. Whether sailing through or exploring it on foot, visiting the Panama Canal is one among the foremost well-liked things to see in Panama.
Maybe the world’s best example of engineering brilliance, the Panama Canal stretches 50 miles through the middle of the country and was designed as a shipping shortcut. It connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans and saves ships in the Atlantic from having to sail all the way around the southern tip of South America to get to their final destination on the Pacific side.
Rocky Mountain Rail Travel
Imagine seeing the Canadian Rocky Mountains via a stunning rail trip. Nothing quite compares to seeing the Rocky Mountains by rail for the classic Canadian experience. With train routes spanning a large network all over the country, you’ll definitely be able to find a rail tour for a very memorable experience.
Routes can take you from Vancouver and the lush Lower mainland to the rugged wilderness of the Canadian Rocky Mountains or you can commence with a cross-country journey from Toronto and admire the entire Canadian landscape before arriving at your destination in the Rocky Mountains.
Explore an uninhabited island in this Polynesian stretch of a hundred and forty islands. There is so much to see, do and experience in Tonga.
Those seeking adventure should visit the Islands of Tongatapu, Vava’u, Ha’apai and ‘Euago where activities like scuba diving, snorkeling, surfing, hiking, camping, kayaking, horse riding, sailing, whale watching, fishing, and much more will provide more than enough options for adventure.