Travel allows you to experience the local culture and top attractions of exciting places. It also provides you with opportunities to meet new people and try various local cuisines. Unfortunately, several countries are currently on lockdown and their governments have issued travel bans.
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But the coronavirus will not stop of us from travelling forever and the day will come when we can explore faraway lands once more. So, while we must stay at home as much as possible for now, we can all still dream of the next place we will visit. To begin, here are six of the best European destinations to visit after the lockdown has ended.
Ibiza is widely considered to be the party capital of Europe, but it is also rich with UNESCO World Heritage attractions and world-class beaches perfect for relaxation. So, while it is an ideal holiday location for many young travellers, it is also highly suitable for families and cultural holidaymakers. That being said, the most popular part of Ibiza is San Antonio’s West End, famed for its many parties and events.
One of the largest and most visited islands in Greece is Santorini. We are certain you have already seen picturesque images of this destination in numerous travel magazines and holiday ads. It is the perfect spot for those who want to spend a relaxing holiday by the beach while exploring the rich Greek culture. At the same time, it also home to unique hotels and villas that can accommodate all kinds of holiday goers.
The largest island in the Mediterranean Sea is Sicily, off the south-west coast of Italy. Many travellers choose this destination to explore its beautiful beaches and spectacular villas. The island lifestyle might be slow-paced, but it is also home to a rich culture, full of ancient treasures. While separated from the mainland, the island has several famous cities to enjoy, including Syracuse, Ragusa and Catania, and is even host to seven UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
If you are the type of traveller who enjoys relaxing in a golden-beach, sparkling ocean paradise, then Ayia Napa should be your next destination after the lockdown is over. This resort town is situated in Cyprus, on its south-eastern coast. This destination is ideal for those who are into water sports and enjoy a lively nightlife. One of its most-visited landmarks is the Ayia Napa Monastery, located in Plateia Seferi. Visiting this place will bring you back to the old times!
The city of Antalya and its surrounding province of the same name is popular for its architectural heritage. The ancient buildings and spectacular sites are guaranteed to wow tourists, including the Roman Fortress, YIvil Minari, Antalya Museum, Old Harbour and Hadrian’s Gate. But the destination’s historic wonders are matched by its natural beauty; Antalya is also home to pristine beaches and is a favourite for water sports enthusiasts and yacht sailors. As such, it is the ideal place to visit for those who want to unwind and relax at a world-class beach resort.
While we encourage you to think about your next holiday, it is important to follow government and WHO advice for the foreseeable future. Do not forget to check the local regulations or laws with respect to traveling to your chosen European destination after any travel bans are lifted. Then, when you are ready to book, browse our late deals to save big on your next trip.