On Little Corn Island of Nicaragua, the hammocks plentiful, the fresh lobster is cheap and the pace slow. Feature in a new spa and hotel including 16 cabanas with ocean front. Vacationing here is an extra blissful than ever. It is only one of the astonishing places that will attract the travelers looking for what is notable and new in 2014. Think about Iceland, In December 2014, NASA thinks that the northern lights will attain the vibrant peak of an eleven year solar cycle. For beautiful views, you can book a room at the Ion Hotel, where the bar has lights which can be dim on touch of finger and windows that can wrap around, or a small-group tour that includes glacier treks and volcano hikes. Palermo, Sicily, is also another unmatchable, beautiful destination for capturing the collective imagination. Trip Advisor has noticed a latest increased in searches of Palermo and found very positive feedback from several explorer and also noticed convincing reasons to visit, like an affordable independent hotels and astonishingly sophisticated wine scene. Below mentioned are the best top ten places to visit in 2014!
1 Cape Town, South Africa
There is never been a better time to visit Cape Town than in 2014. Thanks to a production of independent galleries, edgy boutiques and forward-thinking motels like Test Kitchen by Neighbor goods Market, where cured meat (biltong) is topped with plum foie gras. You will be surprised to know that Cape Town is one of the top 10 destinations to visit. It is also a chance to pay compliment to the late Nelson Mandela with a visit to Robben Island, where he spent eighteen of his twenty seven years in prison.
The closeness of the Ion Hotel was planned by California-based studio Minarc, to Thingvellir National Park means you can satisfy your need of fishing on largest Iceland’s natural lake, after that you can handover your catch to the hotel’s chef and he will cook it for you. The bar has lights which can be controlled with a touch of your finger and windows that can easily wrap around for aurora borealis viewing in the night time and in December 2014 you will see some extra spectacular views. George Kourounis; a storm chaser is offering an eight day Kensington tours itinerary that give you visit to glacier treks, volcano hikes and zodiac safaris.
3 Pangulasian Island, Philippines
An hour’s flight from Manila, Philippines, the small private island of Pangulasian is home to the most luxurious and contemporary entry in the esteemed El Nido Resorts collection. Forty-two thatched-roof, airy villas are just steps away from a famous soft white sand of that island. Behind you lies a continuous rhythmic humming sound canopy of green and before you is completely clear and transparent blue Bacuit Bay, where framework projecting from or over a boat’s side plies the glasslike waters. The bay is actually a part of United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization’s biosphere reserve; swim just 20 yards out and you will be find a lot of turtles and parrot fish swimming besides you above a pristine coral reef. Or travel to one of quite a few nearby islands and claim your own sunny empty shore.
4 Meads Bay, Anguilla
By facing west, 1.5 miles long Meads Bay is circled by some of the best casual restaurants. Simply enjoy brushing the sand from your uncovered feet before entering the restaurant known as Straw Hat to order the sweet plantains with local grilled crawfish. On a wide bluff above the bay, Malliouhana is receiving an alluring top-to-bottom change from Auberge Resorts, with a brand new sunset bar, intimate spa and tiered pool; the Fifty Five-room classic reopens this spring.
With its canals, gondolas, unforgettable romantic ambiance and amazing restaurants, Venice is absolutely a city for one’s bucket list. Waterfront palaces, palazzos and churches make drifting down the Grand Canal experience like cruising through a painting. To actually experience Venice you must go to a classical music performance or to the opera, nibble pastries and fresh pasta and linger in the display halls of an art gallery. Label lovers will salivate over the high-end shopping at Piazza San Marco.
6 San Francisco
Every region in San Francisco has its own individuality, from the hipster grit of Mission to the hippie chic of the Upper Haight. The Marina district brag fashionable bistros and postcard-perfect pictures of the Golden Gate Bridge, on the other hand Noe Valley offers quiet and quaint boutiques. At Pier 39, Wave hello to the sea lions, and charcuterie and sample local cheese at the Ferry Building. Sit in marvel at the Dutch Windmill or on a yoga session in Dolores Park across from Ocean Beach.
7 Sydney, Australia
Sydney gives ample of contemporary and historical Australian flavor. The stunning Sydney Opera House looks like an enormous origami sailboat, floating serenely in a harbor. Walk the fine cobblestone streets and then take in street concert on the Circular Quay before going into the Museum of modern Art. The astonishing views from the STEO (Sydney Tower Eye observatory) are just epic. When you come to Sydney don’t forget to come at STEO and get the chance to know the design of the city from high above.
Berlin is on edge city, from its architecture to its fashion to its exciting political history. The Berlin Wall is a superb souvenir of the extremely charged post war environment and yet the art of graffiti that now covers its bits and pieces has become representative of social progress. Check out the World Time Clock (Weltzeituhr), topped by a replica of the solar system, then turn back to history by having a dinner at the Zur Letzten Instanz, a sixteenth century restaurant that was frequented by Beethoven and Napoleon.
9 Istanbul, Turkey
The Masjids, bazaars and World famous Turkish baths of Istanbul could easily keep you gladly occupied for your whole trip: a vision of magnificent architecture here, a good-natured bargain over a carpet there. Kick your trip off at the overwhelming Sultan Ahmed Camii (Blue Mosque), which is observable from several points of the city. Leisurely walk the Galata Bridge and stop at the Miniaturk Park to see the tiny artifacts which placed over there. The Grand Bazaar has hundreds of shops to look through, while the Egyptian Bazaar is a perfumed store of valuable spices and fruits.
10 Chicago, Illinois
The breezy city is a cornucopia of fine dining, modern art, die-hard sports fans and cutting edge comedy. Snap a picture of your sign in the silver Cloud Gate monument at Millennium Park before going to Park Grant to get the refreshing and stimulating spray of Buckingham Fountain. There are several theater companies and museums are in Chicago, so an artistic experience is not at all hard to find. You are sure to enjoy at the professional launch pad or at the Second City Theater which are home of many famous comedians.