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Get ready to travel: Top 10 Must-See Destinations in 2024

Get ready to travel: Top 10 Must-See Destinations in 2024
Are you ready to explore the world in 2024? From the enchanting lakes of Italy to the vibrant streets of Vietnam, there's a wealth of cultural and historical wonders waiting to be discovered. Whether you dream of sailing down iconic European rivers or venturing to exotic destinations, our list of top 10 must-see destinations is here to inspire your travels.

1. Italy

Italy, a perennial favourite, continues to captivate with its timeless allure. Explore the charming lakeside towns on a Lake Garda holiday or unwind amid the dramatic cliffs of Sorrento. From the iconic cities of Venice and Verona to the scenic Amalfi Coast, Italy  offers a diverse range of experiences, including the unique Trulli of Alberobello and the colourful villages of Cinque Terre.

2. Spain

Image of a building and mountains in Alhambra in Spain
Immerse yourself in the rich culture and history of Spain. From the sunny beaches of Tenerife to the Moorish architecture of Andalucía, there’s so much to explore in this vibrant country. Discover the UNESCO World Heritage city of La Laguna and marvel at the beauty of Cordoba, Seville, and La Alhambra, or relax on a beach holiday to Majorca or Tenerife

3. Vietnam

Image of boats on the water at Ha Long Bay in Vietnam
Embark on a journey through the stunning landscapes of Vietnam. Cruise through the emerald waters of Ha Long Bay, explore the imperial city of Hue, and visit the vibrant floating markets of Can Tho. A Vietnam holiday offers a perfect blend of natural beauty and cultural richness.

4. Portugal 

From the enchanting city of Porto to the sun-kissed beaches of the Algarve, Portugal beckons with its diverse attractions. Uncover the cultural gems of Lisbon, Sintra, and Óbidos on our Estoril & The Lisbon Coast tour. Portugal's fascinating history, charming towns, and delectable cuisine await your exploration.

5. India

Image of The Taj Mahal in India
Embark on a journey through the wonders of India. Marvel at the iconic Taj Mahal in Agra, explore the 'Pink City' of Jaipur, and experience the allure of Udaipur, the 'Venice of the East.' Holidays to India promise a cultural odyssey through vibrant cities and historical landmarks.

6. Croatia

Discover the paradise that is Dubrovnik. Explore the 16th-century city's defensive walls and red-roofed buildings. Cruise along Croatia's Adriatic Coast, where charming villages and picturesque towns like Pula, Rovinj, and Poreč are just waiting to be explored…

7. Greece

Image of ancient Greek columns in Athens in Greece
Indulge in the rich history and breathtaking landscapes of Greece. Explore the ancient treasures of Athens, including the Acropolis and Parthenon. Unwind in the serene coastal town of Tolo, surrounded by crystal-clear waters and a charming atmosphere. With sunshine, excellent cuisine and stunning beaches, Greece and her islands offer a wealth of diverse holidays for all kinds of travellers. 

8. Egypt

Embark on an awe-inspiring journey through Egypt's ancient wonders. Explore Cairo, visit the Grand Egyptian Museum, and cruise down the majestic River Nile. Witness the iconic Pyramids of Giza, the Great Sphinx, and other historic gems in this most wonderful destination. 

9. Montenegro

Image of buildings along the water's shore in Montenegro
Despite its size, Montenegro boasts beautiful beaches, rich history, and a breathtaking fjord. Experience the beauty of the Montenegrin coast - Dalmatia’s jewel is the UNESCO World Heritage listed oasis of Dubrovnik, famously eulogised by Lord Bryon as The Pearl of the Adriatic. 

10. South Africa

Explore the wonders of South Africa, from the Garden Route's nature reserves to the thrill of a Safari drive in the Kariega Game Reserve. Discover the diverse flora and fauna while searching for the "Big Five" on an unforgettable South Africa holiday.
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