Summer is the season of travel. Whether your visiting your nearby cottage or backpacking a foreign country the places to go are endless.
But unless your superman you can't travel the world in just a couple months. So in order to help you narrow down your vacation destination choices, here are our top places you need to visit this summer:
The Netherlands is probably one of the most beautiful places to visit in the summer. If you've never been, Amsterdam has gorgeous greenery and the canals. .. well that not something you see everyday in Canada. Amsterdam is also very well known for its plethora of festivals in the summer so if you're looking for a good time, look no further.
Take it from someone whose been to Naples in the summer, it is definitely a must see. From sun bathing on rocks to view points that over look Mount Vesuvius, Naples will take your breath away. Summer is the warmest time of year in Naples and July is actually the sunniest - so start booking your tickets!
San Sebastian, Spain
Okay so Spain is beautiful any time of the year, but in summer specifically it is the place to be. San Sebastian in particular is known for it rich beaches and rolling hills. It's also been crowned as one of the best places to eat in the world, so if you're looking for a good meal with a nice wine pairing - San Sebastian is for you!
If you're looking for adventure and animals look no further. Zambia is actually one of Africas biggest safari destinations and has the largest waterfall in the world - Victoria Falls. What's more, their landscape is so vast you can literally drive from the city to neighbouring countries.
Catelina Island, California
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
There is literally nothing like Dubai. From luxury hotels to extravagant dining Dubai is known for it's opulence. Summer is a "low season" for Dubai, so the prices that are usually out of this world are now more affordable. In addition Dubai has a ton of festivals and events that will definitely keep you busy.
Matira Point, Bora Bora
Who wouldn't want to spend their summer near a beach with water as blue as the sky?? The summer - like Dubai - is a low season for Bora Bora. Going in April or May means you get the nice weather with a low cost.
Galápagos Islands, Ecuador
Known for its diverse aquatic species, you can literally swim with the turtles this summer by visiting the Galápagos Islands. The summer time is also the hottest months for the islands and the best time to go snorkelling.