2022 dream destinations
Need a little help picking your next great vacation destination? Keep scrolling to explore a mix of classics and hidden gems sprinkled across the globe.
Soft sand, ocean breezes, sparkling waters. If this sounds like your kind of vacation, we've found the perfect destinations to satisfy your coastal cravings.
is smaller and further away than its more popular Hawaiian island counterparts, but what it lacks in size, it more than makes up for in beauty. Known as the "garden island," Kauai is covered with lush green forests, towering craggy mountains, and a legendary coastline. Spend your days lounging on its sugar-sand beaches, or adventure into the hills and feel like you've entered the land before time.
, an island nation located in the middle of the Indian Ocean, is in a class all of its own. It's well-known for beautiful lagoons, spectacular waterfalls, and crystalline waters that are just waiting for you to come and dip your toes in. And with 720 square miles of coastline, it's a destination where everyone can find blissful beachside solitude.
Portugal's southernmost region is the place to be for a sunny escape just when you need it. The region is full of white-washed villages, cliffside hiking routes, local cuisine that highlights the ocean's bounty, and beaches that stretch as far as the eye can see.
When it comes to picture-perfect beaches, nothing can quite top. The famous beach town, located just a few minutes from Los Angeles, is a surfer's paradise thanks to its endless waves that all seem to peak at just the right spot. Come for the ocean swells, and see how many famous Hollywood A-listers you can spot in the lineup.
Immerse yourself in the energy that comes from experiencing the sights and sounds of a new city. Follow our lead as we guide you to your next great urban adventure.
If you’re having trouble deciding whether to visit Europe or Asia,may be the ideal compromise. Turkey’s largest city offers a taste of Western and Eastern cultures, an exciting fusion of traditions, architecture, art, and cuisine that make it a truly unique and extraordinary destination.
This bustling Southeast Asia port offers a lively atmosphere paired with island vibes you have to experience to truly understand. Whether you come for the tropical gardens, the modern art, the iconic photo ops, or the sensational cuisine, you’re sure to leave with a new perspective—and an even deeper love for.
Set within Spain's Catalonia region,achieves the impossible by seamlessly blending yesterday's traditions with today's trends. Here, you can spend a casual afternoon spotting classic buildings and browsing quaint shops before dressing to the nines for an evening out amidst its vibrant nightlife scene.
Famous for its Golden Gate and moody fog, this Californian bay city has a bit of something for everyone—that is if you enjoy art, history, shopping, outdoor adventures, or good food (to name a few options). Catch a sunset while experiencing any of the above, and you'll instantly see why The Golden City shines so bright.
It's not often that a city escape also features white-sand beaches and lush rainforest mountains, butisn't your ordinary city. Along with its natural scenery, the Brazilian beauty boasts plenty of bucket list must-sees, including capturing a glimpse of the Christ the Redeemer statue, soaking up the sun at Copacabana Beach, and exploring the greenery of Tijuca National Park.
Off the beaten path
Sometimes you have to get a little off the beaten path to find your perfect escape. Sneak a peek at the places you'll have a hard time keeping secret once you've uncovered them.
Set within the 'heel' of Southern Italy's boot,'s rocky cliffs, white-washed houses, and light, fresh cuisine are no doubt great reasons to visit. But it's the slower pace and welcoming people that have us sold. When you are dreaming of an Italian escape but wish to avoid the crowds of the most popular tourist towns, Puglia is your place.
Love gorgeous greenery? A fan of history? With more than 60 Classical Gardens—some dating back to the 6th century—might be your perfect destination. The city has the most UNESCO-recognized gardens in the world, offering an inspiring atmosphere for writers, artists, and creative types. Perhaps your next masterpiece is just a plane ride away, too.
This Indonesian archipelago is an adventure seeker's dream—ripe with jungle-covered lands to hike, coral reefs to snorkel, and ancient rock caves to explore. Here, you'll also find marine and wildlife you may have never even heard of before. It's an enchanting place made for those who hope to leave each trip changed for the better.
Known as the "Napa Valley of Coffee," theis where Geisha coffee, one of the world's most expensive coffee beans, is grown. Caffeine lovers can now visit the area thanks to Panama's new Coffee Circuit, which takes travelers to some of the most prolific coffee farms in the nation. In between sips, guests can explore the famed hanging bridges and hike to the top of Volcan Baru, which is both the highest point in the country and one of the few places on Earth where you can see two oceans at once.
As far as safari destinations go,is not to be overlooked. The African nation is home to South Luangwa National Park, a place where wildlife is abundant, including hippos, giraffes, elephants, lions, and the endangered African wild dog. Book a trip through one of the area's safari outfitters, and head out to the bush for an adventure you'll never forget.
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