Best Holiday Destinations in 2024

Top 5 Bucket List Travel Spots That Are Also Safe For Solo Female Travellers

Ready to spice up your travel plans with a dash of wanderlust? Well, you’re in luck! Get ready to embark on a globetrotting adventure as we unveil our top picks for the dreamiest vacation spots on the planet. From sizzling tropical escapes to Mediterranean marvels, we’re about to whisk you away to five extraordinary, culture-infused havens across the globe.

5. Bali, Indonesia

The Indonesian Island is a longstanding holiday favorite for its rich cultural heritage and stunning beaches overlooking the Indian Ocean. To top it off, the locals are famously friendly with tourists. 

We can’t talk about Bali without mentioning its beaches. The isle is bordered to the south by rows of world-famous beaches like Uluwatu, Nusa Dua, and Pandawa. There in the ocean water, millions flock every year to dip their toes, soak up the sun, or partake in some watersports. Its mountain range, too, offers its own enigma. Robust arts and culture scenes thrive in the mountain villages of Ubud. 

In the culinary space, Bali offers a host of flavorful local and international delicacies. For Balinese and Indonesian dishes, try renowned fried duck joint Bebek Tepi Sawah while Mama San is for those with more fusion-friendly taste buds. Others can head to Shishi for affordable Japanese cuisine or Ultimo for some hearty Italians. 

A traveller poses with a backdrop of the ocean, cliffs and tropical beach in Nusa Penida, which is part of Bali. Credit: Shutterstock.

4. Maldives

The archipelago of Maldives, with its emerald green water, quaint atolls, charming reefs and luxury water villas, always welcome those seeking for an escapade with endless wonder. 

The North Malé Atoll, the nation’s largest city, is the most popular destination in Maldives. Visitors can enjoy an assortment of outdoor activities like scuba diving and snorkeling, while enjoying its crisp temperature. For some great coral and underwater sightings, though, head to Banana Reef with its thriving aquaculture.

Complete your Maldives excursion by tasting the best of the local delicacies. From garudiya, Maldives’ own fragrant fish soup, to kulhi boakibaa, their version of fish tapas – there’s no shortage of sea-based cuisine here.

The Maldives is a popular honeymoon and wedding destination. Credit: Jose Aitor Pons Buigues.

3. Zanzibar, Tanzania

Explore the best that Tanzania has to offer only in Zanzibar. In the archipelago, vacationers can experience everything from safari in the lush Jozani Forest, where the last red monkey sanctuary in the world resides, visiting the historic Stone Town, to embarking on a tortoise sanctuary tour at the Prison Island. You could really do it all in Zanzibar. 

After that, sit down to enjoy Zanzibar’s gastronomical offerings, from the nationally beloved dish Pilau, a kind of spice-filled fried rice, to the unique Zanzibar Pizza, which is a concoction of seawater catch with their own special egg mix.

A woman is seen in the pristine waters at the beach in Zanzibar. Credit: Agnieszka.

2. Cabo, Mexico

Welcome to Cabo, the favorite holiday spot for Hollywood’s A-listers. With its jaw-dropping coastal scenery, stunning cliffs, and gorgeous underwater vista, no wonder celebrities like Jennifer Aniston, George Clooney, and Selena Gomez continue to flock to Cabo. 

In Cabo, whale watching is the one activity you couldn’t miss. After that, you can head on excursions around the island, visiting landmark spots like the famous rock arch El Arco or snorkeling at the Santa Maria Bay. Top it off by enjoying Bajan’s marvelous epicurean treats: seafood ceviche, fish tacos, and of course, fresh bounty direct from the sea. 

Cabo is a popular tourist destination, particularly for Americans. Credit: BackCoverMedia Photography.
  1. Puglia, Italy

Located in the southern region of Italy, Puglia is a true Mediterranean haven with the perfect blend between natural wonders and old-world heritage. Head to Salento Peninsula for an uninterrupted view of Puglia’s coastal magnificence, explore the depth of Castellana Grotte’s 90-million years in the making rock formations, and then visit the Castel del Monte, a World Heritage Site constructed in the 13th century.

An Italian escapade isn’t complete without tasting their world-famous culinary. Explore the joy of Puglia’s finest cooking, from orecchiette, focaccia, to burrata, to satiate your taste buds. 

This region in southern Italy is renowned for its stunning coastline. Credit: Nikolaus Bader.

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