The Different Types of Travellers – What Kind Are You?
Every traveller has their own vibe when it comes to travelling. Sometimes you are rolling with the punches, exploring every aspect of a city- and sometimes you just want to take it easy and relax on a beach. Luckily, the world is a vast playground that can cater to anything you feel like doing. Keeping the different types of travellers in mind, we’re here to tell you exactly where you should go for your next holiday destination.
Occasionally, our lives can become overwhelming… but that is why we have holiday time! If you are the kind of traveller who needs to escape their daily routine and relax on a beach, Cuba is the place to go!
Picture this- light blue waters, white sand beaches, palm trees and a piña colada. If that isn’t the recipe for a perfect holiday, I don’t know what is! Cuba is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world – our favourite is Playa Los Flamencos. Covering over 22 km of coastline, this beach offers you beautiful views and more! In between lounging on the beach, we recommend you go for a snorkel to see the country’s famous starfish!
If you are the kind of person who loves to learn about history, Israel is the place for you! Take a trip to the city of Jerusalem, and you won’t be able to move without stepping on some history!
Acting as a holy site to Judaism, Christianity and Islam, the city offers travellers of all backgrounds an opportunity to learn about the past. Don’t believe us? Here are our fast 5 facts about Jerusalem.
- There are more than 50 Christian churches, 33 Muslim Mosques, and 300 Jewish synagogues in the city.
- The Israel Museum is home to the Dead Sea Scrolls- some of the oldest Biblical manuscripts ever found.
- Jerusalem has more than 2000 active archaeological sites.
- There are more than 60 museums in the city.
- Some of the olive trees in the city are more than 800 years old.
The Party Goer – types of traveller
If you are the kind of traveller who is looking to let loose and be where the party is, Thailand is definitely the place for you. Each day offers you a new experience, and the country’s natural beauty is an added bonus! Of all the parties you will find here, attending a full moon party is an absolute must!
A full moon party is a signature party in Thailand that takes place on a beach, and goes on all night to celebrate… you guessed it! A full moon! Thailand boasts a vast range of full moon parties to choose from, such as the ones in Koh Pha Ngan! Visitors can expect to see fireworks, listen to a wide spectrum of music and meet new people from across the world. It truly is a party-goers paradise!
If you are travelling in search of adventure, Canada is our choice for you! In British Columbia, you can seek out enough thrill for a lifetime. This beautiful Canadian province is known for its breathtaking views, but little do people know, it can offer you adventure in any way you can think of!
Here are some of our favourite activities offered in British Colombia.
- Snow Ski on Whistler Mountain
- Bungee Jump above the glacial-fed Cheakamus River
- Hike the Berg Lake Trail
- Go White Water Rafting on the Chilliwack River
- Go horseback riding through the Rocky Mountains
If you plan to travel on a budget, we’re here to help! Our favourite budget-friendly holiday spot is Cancun, Mexico. Known for its beautiful beaches and all-inclusive resorts, you are sure to get a good deal on your holiday. As always, a budget-friendly holiday needs to be flexible with dates. The key to saving money is travelling during the off-season, especially in Mexico! Flights become far less expensive, and tourist fee-hikes on accommodation disappear.
If you are savvy enough, you will surely s a great deal for an all-inclusive holiday of your dreams! The easiest way to do this is to book as far in advance as possible. If you have prospective dates in mind, start booking! The closer to your holiday you get, the more expensive!
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