A life in a bustling urban environment where we’re constantly swamped with various daily obligations can be pretty exhausting, even detrimental to our health. Most of us, at least once a year, feel the urge to escape the urban jungle and find a place to relax, a perfect retreat where we can unwind without being distracted by anything from our environment. While some people enjoy adventurous holidays, for many of us a true relaxing getaway with quiet and peaceful atmosphere is a perfect way to relieve stress and recharge our batteries. There are so many wonderful places on our planet that offer peace and quiet, a true feast for our senses that tempts us into spending all of our year’s savings and relish some unforgettable precious moments. Here are a few laid-back destinations that will make you feel like you’re in heaven.
The Seychelles are widely known not only for unspoiled white-sand beaches and extraordinary turquoise water but also nice hot and humid climate and breathtaking natural surrounding perfect for relaxation and for fun activities such as snorkeling, hiking and scuba diving and a large selection of diving equipment that is usually for sale. They consist of 115 islands located in the Indian Ocean with Mahe, Praslin and La Digue being the most popular among curious tourists. Due to the tropical climate, the temperature varies between 25 and 32 degrees throughout the whole year, which makes it the right destination to visit at any time.
One of the most enchanting holiday destinations that should definitely be on the top of your bucket list is the Island of Gods, Bali in Indonesia. Whether you are looking for a royal treatment while indulging yourself with a healing massage treatment and flower-petal baths in one of its magnificent spas, or you are more into experiencing its outstanding natural beauties and dynamic lifestyle there is something for everyone in store for everyone. If you’re a movie buff, you should visit the annual Bali international film festival or you can find your peace of mind while meditating and catching the spectacular sunset over the ocean.
New Zealand is where the magic happens. It’s the place where most amazing epic landscapes intertwine with all of its glorious mountains, extraordinary fjords and beautiful sounds coming from the nature. There is a list of awe-inspiring activities you can experience such as trekking and hiking which will also give you a unique opportunity to feel the piece of its majestic natural beauty. New Zealand is also famous for its vineyards and delicious wine, so you might consider visiting one of its four major wine areas.
Famous for its colorful and ubiquitous devotion to religion, fantastic cuisine and tropical azure waters and glittering mystique temples Thailand is the perfect destination which will give you that unbelievable feeling of freedom. You will have a wonderful chance to enjoy in its tropical beaches where you can try some of its savory food specialties such as mouth-watering noodles or tasty seafood or experience some of the thrilling activities it offers such as diving with whale sharks or kiteboarding. Options are endless which can be sometimes overwhelming, so it’s best to make a list of top priorities and make your holiday an unforgettable experience.
If you’re thinking of combining relaxation time with some remarkable cultural intensity, then Malta is the right destination for you. It’s versatile when it comes to interest as it offers plenty of opportunities – from meeting friendly locals to going on sightseeing tours to spending time in a small tranquil haven of Gozo.