The year 2020 was nothing like what we expected. It made us accustomed to a new lifestyle of quarantines and lockdowns. While this new normal affected everyone, it affected travelers the most. International travels were postponed for unidentified time limits and that meant no exploring new and exquisite places. As travelers sat home, their lists of best destinations to travel only expanded. All the free time they had at their hands led them to explore new places online. So, you can find every travel blog listing new places to travel to after quarantine.
While this may be necessary for travelers, everyone deserves a vacation once we return to normal routine post-Covid19.
So, in this article, we shared some breath-taking, mesmerizing, and picturesque locations that you can visit once international travels resume.
Best Destinations to Travel after Quarantine
Every traveler has a bucket list of places they want to explore. They are aware of all the best places to live in the world. They also know about different places where they can do different fun activities or eat particular food items. However, travelers aren’t the only ones who like to explore the world. Especially after quarantine, we all deserve a vacation whether internationally or locally.
Below is the list of 5 best destinations to travel after Covid-19 in no particular order. So, let’s see what we have here.
- New Zealand
A detailed account of each location is given below.
1. New Zealand
New Zealand is among the best places to live in the world. This is not hearsay as it has been said by authentic sources measuring the quality of life in all countries.
Right now, international travel is closed. But, as soon as flights open up, take a trip to the isolated escapes of New Zealand.
This country offers an amazing quality of life along with plenty of tourist attractions. Some of the best places for sight-seeing in New Zealand are:
- Bay of Islands
- Milford Sound
- Waiheke Island
- Te Whakarewarewa Geothermal Valley
- Waitomo Glowworm Caves
- Franz Josef Glacier
- Aoraki Mount Cook National Park
Scotland is like a real-life fairytale destination. It is full of miles-long green plains and mountains. Being in those full of grassy grounds can make you feel like you are standing on a giant golf course. Moreover, the rock formations of Scotland are just another level of perfection.
If these aren’t enough to convince you, the famous train track seen in Harry Potter movies is also in Scotland. Apart from that, the cobblestone streets make it like you have traveled back in time. So, to experience all of these amazing locations, put Scotland on your travel bucket list.
Some of the best places to visit in Scotland are:
- Arthur’s Seat in Holyrood Park
- Scottish Highlands
- Loch Ness
- Glenfinnan Viaduct or the Harry Potter Bridge
- Isle of Arran
- Isle of Skye – The Old Man of Storr or The Storr
- Fort William
The third location in the best destinations to travel after quarantine is Iceland.
Do you wanna have a firsthand experience of being in the location of some Hollywood blockbuster movies, like Interstellar and Star Wars? Then, the Land of Fire and Ice – Iceland, is the right place to be.
Apart from this, there is another attraction in visiting Iceland. Season 8 of our beloved Game of Thrones (from George R. R. Martin novels A Song of Ice and Fire) was filmed here. Most of the iconic scenes from season 8 were filmed in Iceland.
This country offers some of the most unique landscapes to its visitors. The entire scenery is breathtaking with all the glaciers, waterfalls, mountains, and beaches.
Some one-of-a-kind locations to visit in Iceland are:
- Strokkur Geysir
- Snaefellsnes Peninsula for Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis)
- Skógafoss Waterfall
- Reynisfjara Beach or The Black Sand Beach
- Glacial Lagoon
- Oxararfoss Trail
- Svínafellsjökull Glacier
- Skaftafell Ice Cave, Vatnajökull National Park
- Thingvellir National Park
- Hallgrímskirkja Church
Rich with history and packed with historical monuments, Turkey offers a wholesome traveling experience.
The vibrant culture, delicious food, and eventful history keep the travelers amazed throughout their time in Turkey. Besides, the landscape is to die for. Every corner you turn brings a new sight to behold, be it the Mediterranean or the mountains. It is also one of the favorite countries for travelers who prefer traveling solo on a budget.
Some not-to-be-missed locations in Turkey are:
- Aya Sofya Museum
- Blue Mosque
- Ephesus Ruins
- Cappadocia Valleys
- Topkapi Palace
- Pamukkale Travertine Terraces
- Sumela Monastery
- Mount Nemrut
- Roman Theater of Aspendos
- Mediterranean Coastline
Let yourself be enchanted by the mystical locations of Greece. Greece has been labeled as a prime spot for destination weddings and honeymoons due to its romantic aura. Who wouldn’t want to spend their honeymoon sailing the seas of Greece that look like a bridge to the starry skies?
The best locations to visit in Greece are:
- Santorini Island
- Mykonos Beaches
- Delphi UNESCO World Heritage Site
- Corfu Town
- Metéora Monasteries
- Rhodes Town
- Blue Caves of Zákynthos Island
Let’s Get Packing
What is the most beautiful country in the world? The answer varies for each person. A vacation and an adventure-filled vacation are two different ideas. So, for some people, a quiet corner in the countryside is their idea of travel. On the other hand, some people love places that offer maximum adventure and thrill. Therefore, everyone has a different opinion about the above-asked question.
In this article, we have shared different countries that are marked as the best destinations to travel in the world. Every traveler in the world has at least some of them on their travel buckets. All of these countries either offer breathtaking landscapes or fun-filled activities that no other place has. So, what are you waiting for? Make plans, pack your bags, and get ready to explore the world after Covid19.
If you want more travel inspo, wait for part 2 of the best destinations to travel post-CoronaVirus. We will share more super-amazing and unmissable places to travel from around the globe. So, stay tuned for more.