With so many options to choose from, it can be hard to decide where to travel next. To help you plan your next trip, we’ve compiled a list of the 10 most popular destinations.
2022 is shaping up to be an exciting year for travel, with a number of popular destinations set to welcome visitors from all over the world.
With the last couple of years being so uncommon and limited in terms of voyage, the summer of 2022 is what everybody has been waiting for. So let the vacation planning begin and let us see what are 10 most favorite places people are going to for holidays.
As it was expected, Europe is still number one in preferences, with Paris leading the list of the most popular destinations this year. Here is what other places are fascinating tourists:
1. Paris, France
France is an absolute classic, being a favorite destination of adventure outdoors enthusiasts and luxury-seekers alike. It boasts more than just picturesque villages and endlessly gorgeous countryside. The country stirs the heart and emotions with stories of great people, powerful kings, legendary battles, and titanic developments. Obviously, Paris is but one aspect of France. Join the rest of the world at the top of the Eiffel Tower, enjoy a charming farmer’s market ride, or explore a beautiful mountain village—just a few of the interesting attractions France has on offer.
2. Rome, Italy
Enchanting wine country and rolling, therapeutic hills, Italy offers much more than just Rome. The Emerald Coast’s dramatic Tyrrhenian and Ionian seas host rocky cliff-lined coastline, coves, sheltered bays and crystal clear waters. Olive trees, captivating medieval villages, awe-inspiring cathedrals, and rolling vineyards dot the picturesque landscape. From the city sights of Rome and Florence to the beaches of Naples and surrounded by the vineyards of Tuscany and Veneto, visitors will find an inexhaustible wealth of culture and destinations to explore in Italy.
3. London, England
From the uninhabitable island of Islay to the surprising beauty of Northumberland, England is an immense country with plenty to offer tourists. The coastline, countryside, and seaside towns have been the backdrop to centuries of human activity and are now popular tourist destinations for those who love the outdoors, as well as those who enjoy a more urban environment where they can explore England’s rich history. Famed attraction spots such as Oxford, Windsor, and London are only a taste of what the country has to offer visitors.
4. Madrid, Spain
A city of sun, good weather and outgoing people, Madrid keeps a place on the list of famous destinations for a reason. From a cultural immersion into Prado and Reina Sofia Art Museums to delightfully sipping a cold and fruity sangria in Plaza Mayor, the city has plenty to offer. Be sure not to miss a snack of some colorful tapas, a walk among the remarkable buildings and enticing shops on Gran Via and the must see Royal Palace and Almudena Cathedral. Madrid is one of those cities that has plenty to offer even for a long holiday. So if you want to spend 14 to 30 days in Spain, consider booking a serviced apartment rather than a hotel. Have your camera ready, you will enjoy the pictures long before you get back home.
5. Barcelona, Spain
If there is any country in Europe that aces hospitality, that would be Spain. It is a renowned tourist destination for a plethora of reasons: its stunningly well-preserved architecture and historical landmarks, Mediterranean atmosphere, diverse landscape, tasty food, and passionate culture and people. Vacationers can consider spending time in Barcelona, Granada, Madrid, Seville, Valencia, Malaga, or Pamplona.
6. Berlin, Germany
The capital of Germany is a historical place with glimpses in both recent and old history. You can enjoy both the Charlottenburg palace as well as the remains of the wall separating East and West Europe 30 years ago. Berlin has plenty of iconic places and buildings with Reichstag, Brandenburg Gate and Television Tower being the most famous among the tourists.
7. Munich, Germany
Oktoberfest might not be the only reason to visit Munich. As Berlin is not the only place to enjoy when it comes to Germany. Frankfurt, Hamburg, Cologne, Dresden, Leipzig deserve a place on the list as well. Germany is a place where you can find amazing scenery, medieval castles, impressive baroque architecture as well as tasty beer and sausages.
8. Vienna, Austria
Vienna makes you think of gracious waltz and classical music, isn’t it? But if you say Austria, then some ski resorts and impressive mountain side might pop into your head. If you only travel to Vienna you will definitely miss some amazing scenery with castles worthy of fairy tales. Make sure to add to your list Salzburg castle, Hallstatt Lake or Innsbruck. Austria is definitely deserving an extended holiday. To ensure you have all the comfort you need, you might consider booking a serviced apartment instead of a hotel room.
9. Amsterdam, Netherlands
Yes, Amsterdam is fun, no objections there! But everywhere you turn your head in Netherlands is something exciting and entertaining to do. And you most probably do not want to go to this country and miss the windmill network in the south or the breathtaking tulip fields at Keukenhof Gardens.
Spreading to both Europe and Asia, Istanbul makes its way to the list of most popular destinations especially for being the place where cultures collide. Vibrant and colorful bazaars, coffee places and colossal and astonishing worship places. But if you make it to Turkey do not stop only in Istanbul. Cappadoccia, Pamukkale, Anatalya are prone to take your breath away as well.
Tips for Planning Your Trip
There are a few things to keep in mind when planning your trip:
– Make sure to book your accommodation in advance, especially if you’re visiting during peak season.
– If you’re looking for a hassle-free way to enjoy these popular places, then staying in serviced apartments is a great option. They come with a kitchen and can help you save a lot of money in eating out.
– Check the weather forecast and pack accordingly.
– Research the area and decide what activities you want to do in advance. With so much to see and do, it’s important to make the most of your time. By planning ahead, you can ensure that you don’t miss any of the highlights.
– Allow yourself plenty of time to explore and relax.
– Plan accordingly to your expectations. Depending on what you’re looking for, each of these places has something different to offer at different times of year.
The best time to visit each of these places depends on what you’re looking for. If you want to experience the beautiful scenery, then spring and summer are the best times to go. However, if you’re looking for a more relaxed atmosphere, then autumn and winter may be better suited for you.
There are many reasons why these places are so popular. They offer stunning scenery, a wealth of historical and cultural attractions, and plenty of opportunities for adventure. So if you’re looking for a truly memorable travel experience, be sure to visit one (or all!) of these amazing destinations.
From stunning natural beauty to fascinating history and culture, these destinations have something for everyone. So whether you’re looking for a relaxing beach vacation or an exciting adventure, be sure to add these places to your travel list.