Bored with your everyday routine? A very hectic schedule to take a break from? Don’t have time to meet your friends?

Well, pack your bags and plan a memorable trip. Go exploring

1. Las Vegas 

1The name says it all, doesn’t it? Hanging out at a pub, trying your luck at a casino, shopping for world-class luxuries , spotting a celebrity or two, what more do a bunch of girls need. The Mob museum, Fremont Street experience,  shark reef at Mandalay bay, the Adventure-dome are some of the must visit places here. This ENTERTAINMENT CAPITAL OF THE WORLD has a lot more to offer.

2. Bali 

2Known as the Island of Peace and Love, this exotic island is part of the Coral Triangle.  Ubud with its crafts and dance culture,  Kuta with its surfing and nightlife, the West Bali national park known for its rare bird species, Singaraja with its waterfall, hot springs and beaches are some tourist spots here. Bali has something for everyone!

3.  Barcelona 

3This Mediterranean city is one of Europe’s busiest and most sought after. Despite being a big city, it is the perfect size to explore on foot.  While doing so, you will come across Gaudi’s  most prominent works. The SagrandaFamilia, Palau Guell, Casa Mila, Casa Vicens, are some world heritage sites. Barcelona is also known for its beaches, Barceloneta and Somorrosto being the biggest ones. Doing the famous Flamenco dance is a not-to-be-missed opportunity, girls.

4.  Disneyland, California 

4This is the perfect place for the child in your hearts. Walt Disney’s Disneyland consists of eight themed lands. This magical place will help you revisit those good-old-days, down the memory lane. The Space mountain, Indiana Jones Adventure, Sleeping Beauty Castle, Finding Nemo Submarine voyage, Mainstreet Cinema are some of the many attractions. This is one trip which is going to need a whole load of pre-planning.

5.  Amsterdam 

5Home to Anne Frank, Rembrandt van Rijn, Vincent van Gogh, and Baruch Spinoza, Amsterdam is the Commercial capital of Netherlands. Amsterdam’s main attractions include its historic canals, the Rijksmuseum, the Van Gogh Museum, the Stedelijk Museum, Hermitage Amsterdam, the Anne Frank House, Amsterdam Museum, and its many cannabis coffee shops. The city has a world-class symphony orchestra.

6.  Mumbai 

6The safest place for any girl gang to travel, Mumbai will not disappoint you. Do not try to watch your weight here, girls, the mind-blowing street food and junk food are a must-have. The nightlife is a buzz and your bargaining skills are going to be put to a test. Mumbai will charm you away with its rich heritage and historical sites. It is home to the infamous Bollywood, which is definitely going to bring out your filmy genes. To be here, means to be home.

7.  Milan, Italy 

7Milan was founded by Celts and is now a leading global city. It is a fashion city and a world capital of design and architecture.  Milan’s main upscale fashion district, Quadrilatero Della Moda, is home to the city’s most prestigious shopping streets. It is an important destination for intellectual gatherings and literary societies. Its local cuisine will satiate your taste buds. The Milan Cathedral, Sforza castle, Piazza Del Duoma, San Siro stadium are some attractions to visit.

8.  Los Angeles 

8LA- Hollywood, ethnicity, culture, glamour and much more…this city is righty called the Creative capital of the world.  LA oozes of opportunities. Universal studios, Griffith park, Getty centre,  Santa Monica Pier, Walt Disney concert hall, Walk of Fame, are very few of the many places to visit. Shopping will be considered to be another attraction all together here. Malls and shopping centres are many, to fulfil all needs and budgets. There are many museums to satisfy the historian in you, the Getty Center, the Battleship Iowa, and the Museum of Contemporary Art are famous here.

9.  Costa Rica 

Rio Celeste Falls
Rio Celeste Falls

Costa Rica is still an underrated and unexplored country. It is the perfect place for tropical climate lovers. The flora and fauna is rich here and it is known for its diversity of amphibians and reptiles. The cuisine here is a cultural blend which welcomes all types of taste buds. The pre-Colombian gold museum, Tortuguero national park, Arenal and Chato volcanoes, the national theatre of Costa Rica are must-see attractions. 

Travelling is a worthwhile investment and friends are for life. This blend is perfection for me. Quoting  T.S. Elliot, ‘We shall not cease from exploration and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time’.