Picking where to spend your next holiday can always be a bewildering process, with mother nature bestowing so many beautiful options. In order to make this process less stressful, we have compiled a list of travel inspiration 2019. The journal offers stunning holiday destinations that look photoshopped, in addition to must-visit locations and activities to partake in once you are there.
Travel Inspiration 2019 contents:
St Lucia, Caribbean
Visiting Almancil shows off the Algarve’s traditional past at its more impressive far removed from the hustle and bustle of other coastal resorts.
Almancil is a gorgeous and calming market town, in the south of Portugal. Packed with beautiful beaches and impressive golf courses, situated in Quinta do Lago and Vale do Lobo, only a short drive away. Additionally, Almancil’s mention on this travel inspiration 2019 list is strengthened by its high-end restaurants and stylish boutiques which attracts an impressive and stylish clientele from around the world.
Shopping when visiting Almancil is a must, with the best and most attractive options residing in Vale do Lobo and Quinta do Lago, both offer a very different type of retail experience.
Although this location is not designed as a budget holiday, it is a chance to treat yourself to a relaxing, luxurious and indulgent break and the shops available in the Almancil shopping locations are very much in keeping with this.
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If you are more inclined to a fast-paced holiday destination, Marbella will be more suited to you. Holidays to Marbella create a fast-paced environment, with buzzing bars and clubs filled with the flashiest of people, and Blue Flag beaches which are never dull. With this said, if you ever need to take a break from life in the fast lane, Marbella also offers a calmer side. Located in the cute old town.
If you choose to visit Marbella, special mention must be given to the Marbella Club Hotel. Arguably the most glamorous hotels on the Iberian Peninsula, the hotel is a pioneer of “barefoot luxury” after its opening by Prince Alfonso von Hohenlohe in 1950. The beautifully kept gardens support the traditional Andalusian architecture in creating a magical setting. Where many celebrities, heads of state, sports biggest stars and musicians have been spotted, only one of the many reasons why the Marbella Club Hotel has been mentioned in our travel inspiration 2019 list, so why not explore it for yourself?
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Zakynthos is a great location for every holidaymaker, family-friendly resorts, party hubs and quiet hideaways are all on offer on this Greek Island. All wrapped by one of the most beautiful coastlines offered by the Mediterranean.
The sandy shores are met by the most beautiful turquoise water, leading into explorable caves and hidden coves. The rugged cliffs stand tall, offering a perfect viewing platform to take in the Ionian sunsets. In light of this, Smuggler’s Cove is one of the most stunning beaches in Greece wrapped in soaring cliffs making it a site you have to visit and earns Zakynthos a mention in our travel inspiration 2019 list.
A special mention when travelling in Zakynthos must be given to The Peligoni Club. This barefoot-style boutique beach club, designed for pure relaxation. The members club is small and personal, focusing on quality over quantity and moulding itself around your ideal Greek island holiday. You can choose to spend your days partaking in watersports, sun-worshipping, yoga or just sipping rosé, The Peligoni Club has you covered.
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Travel within St Lucia opens you up to a world of intrepid adventures, utopian scenery and relaxing on white beaches. Jungles, secluded sandy coves, and volcanoes create the base for this real-life Treasure Island, making it a strong contender within our travel inspiration 2019 list.
St Lucia is much more than just a simple beach retreat. The island offers a wonderland for explorers, with soaring volcanic peaks, stunning rainforests and vibrant waterfalls are just a few natural wonders on offer. In terms of resorts, luxury and elegance are synonymous with St Lucia, choose between secluded boutique hideaways set in the hills or sprawling hotels with picturesque private beaches.
Sugar Beach Resort is described as where heaven meets earth, the luxurious St Lucia resort and hotel boasts over 100 acres of stunning rainforest, situated on an 18th Century sugar plantation, surrounded by world heritage-listed Pitons. The beautiful white sand beach and shimmering Caribbean sea lead on from the pristine grounds, making for an unforgettable holiday experience.
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When Seychelles is mentioned you automatically imagine palm trees surrounded by white beaches, lush wild interiors and crystal blue waters. The 115 separate islands, yes that’s right 115! Are described as natural beauties, but that description does not give these island justice. The islands are sprinkled across the Indian Ocean, located 1,600Kms from the east coast of Africa.
The trio of main islands are made up of Mahé, Praslin and La Digue but if you choose to explore the surrounding islands you’ll be spoilt for choice either way. As to be expected, the beaches are able to trump any in the world, such as Anse Source d’Argent and Anse Soleil, the perfect location for sunbathing.
Feeling more adventurous? You can trek around the rugged interior of Mahé island, get up close and personal with the animals of the deep at Shark Bank, or even jump from island to island across the archipelago discovering jungle trails, and deserted coves.