The “Travelzoo”, a site that highlights weekly great travel deals has just listed the following as the top 20 places for this week.
New Zealand is one of those magical places that people dream of. Long expansive coastline, Sparkling Aqua lakes surrounded by glacier’s and mountains. Great treks, and extreme adventures that will take you cascading down turquoise rivers at high speed. It is a nature lover’s ideal destination Everything from 14 National Park’s to caravan camping on great beaches, New Zealand might get checked off your bucket list this year.
What could be a better place to ring in 2013 than the land of the leprechaun. A place where myth and magic have existed for thousands of years. An Emerald isle with Castles dating back thousands of years. Ireland has become increasingly popular over the last few years, and this year marks the Gathering Ireland 2013. A year festival of all things Irish. Why not rock your way into 2013 at the mega countdown concert. The festival will be taking place in Dublin, Ireland’s largest city so put that on your lists and you surely will not be disappointed.
On the Canadian side of North America’s largest waterfall, Niagara Falls, the largest New Years party in Canada will be taking place. This could be a great place to begin your journey into 2013.
Discover the land of Coffee, and for certain music fan’s Shakira. Colombia From beautiful scenery, and of course your favorite beverage. Combine that with beautiful nature and generous hospitality of her people, Colombia has become increasingly popular with traveler’s heading to the South American continent.
Contrary to popular belief, the people of the 49th state, Alaska do not hibernate in the winter. Revealing the true hardy, down to earth adventure, Alaskan’ take advantage of the darker and cooler winter months. For one thing, where else could you have the opportunity to see a moose strolling around your backyard, or view a spectrum of green colored lights across the sky. Alaska in the winter can be the unique escape for which you are craving. Revel in delight as you sit in a hot tub at Chena Hot Springs north of Fairbanks. Soaking in all those healthy minerals while admiring a vast night sky filled with Northern Lights. So what ever escape you might be craving these are all winner’s and you definitely will not go wrong.