- Posted January 22, 2014 by
Travelling the world in your twenties
Are you in your twenties but living life as if you are 60.
Is life tough for you? Did your girl friend ditch you for a rich guy? Your boss is fuming over the latest report you submitted? Doesn't know what to do on weekends? Have no sense of direction in life? Couldn't meditate? Bored as hell with your life.
Don't worry there is a medicine.
"Just travel". I said it right just travel,not a vacation in a plush hotel spending all the money you have. Just travel to a country or place you have never visited just for the sake of travelling. You never know, what's on the road.
Then pack your bags and let off the sails,if you are crazy enough to discover how Young,Wild and Free you are.
We would like to suggest some exotic locations that you may not find in any survey. The list is compiled by eminent travellers who listed out their favourite spots in the world.
Have a look !
1)Gilgit Mountains ,Pakistan
This could be one of the finest places if you want hike a mountain , graze the shepherd, ride in the jingle art Paksitani lorries (trucks) and may be toss a coin in to the heart shaped shimshal lake. Gilgit–Baltistan is home to five of the “eight-thousanders” and to more than fifty peaks above 7,000 meters. Gilgit and Skardu are the two main hubs for expeditions to those mountains. The region is home to some of the world’s highest mountain ranges. Amongst the highest mountains are K2 (Mount Godwin-Austen- the second biggest peak in the world) .Hunza valley and gilgit mountains are often termed as the unknown paradise on earth.
2)Visit Republic of cuteness (S.korea)
So you know about K-drama’s,K-pop and the everyday evolving tech giant Samsung belongs to S.Korea. Ever wondered about the diversity the beautiful country has to offer. From the picturesque landscapes to customised design even for your ear bud box , this is the right place for you. S.korea is a foodie’s dream from fish cakes in Gwangjang market to kimchi’s , you are in for a treat.
So you don’t want to take a stroll in the narrow street , in the valley of flowers, Catalonia ,you are asking for a kick from a horse . Hmm ;)
Slide yourself in this wonderful countryside of catalonia, embrace the fresh air and play with the flowers.
This autonomous region in spain with a rich cultural heritage is a tourist paradise.
4.Enjoy a night in times square (Newyork,USA)
Times square in simple words is a major commercial intersection. but it’s the world’s most visited tourist attraction with annually over 39 million visitors. It’s often termed as a symbolic “Crossroads of the world”.
Times square is not just flashy billboards and big buildings, it’s an enthralling experience which cannot be put in words.
Take a stoll in times square and enjoy the real NY night. Your twenties are blessed.
5)Count the number of colours in Istanbul (Turkey)
I came across beautiful Istanbul images taken by mustafaseven and hence there our love for the city grew more and better everyday. Istanbul is a shoppers paradise and you can challenge your inner colour picker, that there are more colours in the world.From cutleries to carpets to lamps your inner shoppaholic may be rejuvenated. If you don’t want a hole in your pocket, it is advised to take someone who is very good in haggling.
6)Sit stroll,jump or have a tea in Trolltunga (Norway)
One of the most beautiful places in the world, you have missed something in your twenties if you haven’t stepped your foot over there.
Nearby Geiranger also offers a spectacular view ,so fellow traveller, don’t dream on just go.
7)Seek the stars that have come down to the earth in Vadhoo island,Maldives
Is it magic? Is it real? No buddy , this is not a photoshopped image. But you will have a genuine doubt how stars have come from the sky. There a little secret has to be shared, there are no stars in the sea, the secret is phytoplanktons :). They are little culprits who makes the glorious glowing waves. Watch it with your loved one on a starry night, holding together a forever bliss.
8)Pangong tso , ladakh (India)
Span in between himalayan and karakoram ranges lie a true beauty spread over two countries. Pangong tso, the mystic lake has been voted as one of the most beautiful sight by bikersClub.
9)Hitachi Sea side park,Japan
What if you are tired of watching greenery where ever you visited,how about some redery?. Bring out your inner seuss and jump in to the bushy almost “Truffula” trees. Take a stroll in this sea side park in japan enjoying sheer beauty and don't give your eyes a miss.
10)Pearl of Adriatic,Dubrovnik(Croatia)
Dubrovnik is a visionaries dream. The enchanted sea village is a bliss to both eyes and soul and who does not love the free walking tours over there
11)Sky lantern festival,Pingxi,Taipei
Once in the lifetime, if you have found out the one, lit a lamp for the enchanting forever you both hold.Visit the sky lantern festival in taipei