This summer vacation, explore these 5 destinations in Asia to soak up some sunshine and gather Insta-worthy experiences. By Priyanka Chakrabarti
1. Bali, Indonesia
Bali is a destination that evokes magical vibes. One of Asia‘s most beloved gems, this Indonesian spot has a fantastic nightlife, historical trails, an amazing food scene and a rich cultural heritage. Perfect for a summer vacation, you can choose to indulge in forest stays, beach-side villas and a lot more in mystical Bali.
2. Okinawa, Japan
We would high-five to you if you said that you are travelling to Okinawa just for the food! This destination in Japan is the perfect choice of summer breaks. Think of colourful flowers, lush green stretches, white-sand beaches and crystal-clear blue waters! Hard to resist, right? When here, you can choose to go hiking, exploring over 160 islands, bird-watching and more!
3. Koh Samui, Thailand
Looking for a relaxing summer holiday? Head to Koh Samui. Rent a boutique bungalow or perhaps a luxury villa for your stay. Enjoy walking by pristine beaches, take pleasure in the local seafood joints or perhaps dinner at a Michelin-starred restaurant! You may also indulge in soothing yoga sessions or spa treatments.
4. Hoi An, Vietnam
Hoi An is the perfect city in Vietnam to spend your summer vacation this year. Did you know, between the 1400s and 1800s, Hoi An served as Vietnam’s primary port and now boasts a World Heritage Site status with many buildings designated historic landmarks? Experience the glory of this ancient town on foot to soak in the beauty of centuries-old temples.
5. Guilin, China
Guilin is one of the most scenic spots in China. Known for its gorgeous karst topography, you will be mesmerised to witness the limestone scenery here. Go for a canoeing session to marvel the beauty of Li River or opt for a cycling tour! There are also plenty of beautiful rice paddies, mountains and more!