A nighttime view of Santorini in Greece
28 Bucket List Destinations for Once in a Lifetime Vacation
By SERA PARRIS
Found amidst the Indian Ocean, this paradise is made of 1,192 individual islands with beautiful scenery, secluded beaches, accommodations, and relaxing vibes.
The Maldives
Often a coveted honeymoon or couples adventure destination, the Maldives offer abundant marine life, over-the-top luxury, ample watersports, and lively culture and traditions.
This vibrant, beachy seaside wonderland is south of Rome with 500-foot-tall cliffs, quaint towns, and fine dining in caves at the Grotta Palazzese Restaurant.
Amalfi Coast
If you can pull yourself away from this legendary coastline, there is convenient access to the Island of Capri, and Naples, Pompeii, and Rome are all within driving distance.
This world-famous and surprisingly affordable spot in Greece is just as breathtaking in real life as in photographs, with whitewashed houses and stunning Aegean Sea views.
Santorini
This romantic haven is ideal for lovers with its gorgeous sunsets and ancient volcano. It is packed with tradition, culture, delicious cuisine, and Mediterranean flare.
The Galápagos are 19 separate islands, inlets, and rock formations teeming with adventure. Traveler Blog them via trekking, kayaking, snorkeling, and scuba diving.
Galápagos Islands
The islands offer much wildlife, unique history, and artifacts. Since it’s in the northern and southern hemispheres, you can stand on both sides of the equator at the same time.
This small island country has remarkable wonders like the Fiordland National Park, breathtaking beaches, a larger-than-life volcano, and subtropical forests.
New Zealand
You can also travelerblog the unique native Māori Culture, peruse historical sites, and of course, “Lord of the Rings” fans can go on filming and book location tours.