Have you been wondering what you should do for your summer holidays this year? Maybe you haven’t quite decided and are open to suggestions of new and interesting things to do. While more and more people are opting to stay close to home and partake in things like camping, many people are taking advantage of summer airfare deals and heading abroad. Whatever your plans in summers past, here are a couple of great ideas for summer vacations that you can check out this year!
Cruises are a great way to get out and see the world with minimal effort. All you do is board the boat and away you go with excursions optional and organised by professionals to create the perfect memorable and luxurious holiday experience. One of the best ways to catch one of these great trips is on a cruise that leaves from Southampton in the UK. Southampton is well connected, so for those from outside the UK getting there is easy and it offers a whole host of fantastic cruising options from the north sea, Scandinavia, Mediterranean and regional cruises to name but a few. Which will you choose?
Tours of all kind throughout Europe (including cruises down the likes of the Rhine or to the coastal regions of Belgium and the like) are fantastic ways to see the optimum amount of culture and experience fantastic architecture, food, music and scenery in a short space of time. With numerous organised European tours to choose from, it’s easy to see why Europe has always been a favourite for many people to travel to and explore. From castles perched high on cliff sides to back alleys offering the best in local cuisines, Europe is one long exposure to new and wonderful places, people and things.
Road Trips Through North America
A seriously great option for a summer getaway is to take to the open road in the likes of North America. With both Canada and the United States offering some of the best in trip-worthy roads and routes, it’s a given that this is a great option for many adventure seekers who want to get out and see as much of the country as possible. Two main routes that you can take in canada include the Western Loop from Vancouver through the mountains to Edmonton, south to Calgary and then back to Vancouver or the eastern route which can take you from Toronto through the maritimes and around the historical Cabot Trail on the island of Nova Scotia. Perhaps the most popular and famous route in all of the US is Historic Route 66 which stretches from Chicago in Illinois all the way down to Santa Monica in LA. Which route (or routes!) will you pick?
So there you have some truly spectacular options for this summer’s ultimate getaways. With so many options out there nowadays for amazing trips and experiences how will you know which to choose? Time to get those bags packed and get out there! Enjoy!