Unsurprisingly for an island nation, the United Kingdom boasts some incredible coastal walks. Here are some of the best routes to catch some fresh sea air.
The stretch of coast from Devon to Dorset is famous for its spectacular scenery and the fossils that are often found. Take on the whole 95-mile route or dip in and out for a more relaxed experience.
To do this walk you will have to take a ferry to the Isle of Wight, a small island off the south coast of England. Follow the chalk ridge that runs through the middle of the island to Compton Bay, where you will be treated to dramatic views.
This 186-mile path takes around two weeks to complete in full, giving hikers the chance to discover the spectacular scenery of south Wales. Luckily, there are day and half-day hikes for those that don’t have much time.
The eastern county of Norfolk is famous for its flat geography, but it’s also got some amazing coastline to explore. Make sure to check out the great beach at Holkham, and catch the sunset at Wells-next-the-Sea.
This is one of Britain’s most underappreciated national parks, sat on the coast in southwest England. The scenery here is fantastic, with some real wilderness that you would struggle to find anywhere else in the United Kingdom, apart from Scotland, and the coast around the village of Lynmouth-Lynton is home to some rare coastal woodland.
North America offers many scenic and historic train rides. These train rides delight and inspire travelers because it gives them a new way to experience the world. Thousands of people take these trains every year and this type of travel is only gaining more followers. The North American train system is still years behind European and Asian countries, but they get the job done. Taking a train is also a great way to add an extra adventure to a trip or destination. It’s not just going from one place to another but getting to view everything in between as well.
Mana is the life force Tahitians believe connects all things. Feel the mana for yourself on a visit to the islands of Tahiti, and sample some of these activities as you connect with the breathtaking nature of the South Pacific. Fly Air France from the United States to Tahiti in the most convenient and comfortable way and let your holiday start on board.
Dining is an art, and now that applies to both on the ground and at 35,000 feet thanks to Hainan Airlines’ “Hai Chef” Inflight Artistic Chinese cuisine series, a collaboration with Dong Zhenxiang, a Chinese culinary master also known as Dadong.
Planning a road trip often involves time dedicated to researching routes, planning stops and figuring out how to pass the time for endless hours on the highway. Thankfully, technology comes to the rescue with a handful of mobile apps that can help in the road trip planning process.