So you have started working on your New Year resolutions. Why not think ahead and plan on where to travel on your birthday in 2018 too? Sure you can have the cake and champagne but why not in an exotic locale where you will truly feel like you have achieved a milestone in life? We have made it easier for you here is a list of the top 5 birthday destinations to ring in your special day in the coming year. Don’t forget to pack your camera!
Dance With The Northern Lights in Iceland
The aurora borealis features on many a bucket list. If it is on yours, you can make it happen in 2018, a year that is being touted as one for looking north’ as far as travel is concerned? The official season for sighting the Northern Lights is October till March but for a mysterious natural phenomenon, being elusive is part of the charm! The aurora activity is expected to be unusually high the next couple of years so don’t miss the chance of seeing it at its brilliant best!
Experience the Myriad Variety of Belize
Dense jungles to one side and glittering seas on the other; adventure, history, culture! Whatever is your cup of tea, you can be certain to find it in Belize. Dive down the iconic Blue Hole, soak in some Mayan architecture, take a walk through Lamani Architectural Reserve or simply shop for Belizean art or chocolate. Ring in your birthday on a different note this year with some authentic Ceviche or Belizean Tamales.
Delight In the Emerald Hues of Mauritius
If soaking in the sun on a white sand haven ringed by dazzling blue waters and seemingly cut off from all reality is your idea of the perfect birthday, think no further than Mauritius. This little island nation off the coast of Africa boasts some of the best experiences you can dream of on a holiday! If you have had it with the beaches, you can also head for Chamarel, an idyllic mountain hamlet in Mauritius that is renowned for its majestic waterfalls and world-class rum.
Refresh your Senses in New Zealand
Deep down in the southern hemisphere lies a little oasis of peace and calm; an uncrowded nation that boasts of striking natural beauty; where a city that calls itself the Global Adventure Capital’ co-exists side by side with glacial fjords and grassy landscapes. Suffice to say that New Zealand will welcome you with open arms and gift you the birthday of a lifetime! December and January, with warm weather and festive spirits are great months to visit!
Introduce Yourself to a Whole new World in South Korea
This is a country that is finding a place in almost all travel lists for 2018, primarily because the Winter Olympics 2018 is all set to be held in the city of PyeongChang but also because the world is only now realizing the wonders it has on offer. PyeongChang itself is a city placed 2296 feet above sea level and offering astounding views of hills and valleys but that is not all. The country also boasts world class cities, amazing cuisine and truly exotic cultural and historical experiences.
So here’s wishing you an unforgettable birthday in 2018!