Muscat, Oman may not be on the top of many travel wish lists, but it really should be! This underrated city is filled with natural beauty. Though many people may consider Dubai to be the top, glamorous, Middle Eastern location, Muscat has been considered the more authentic experience.
Along with its beautiful scenery and architecture, there are a variety of markets to explore that reflect the local, Omani heritage as well as the locals themselves, who will give you a taste of Middle Eastern hospitality. In the end, you’ll most appreciate Oman for being far less commercialized (and even Westernized) than Dubai.
Located in Western Scotland, Glencoe represents the heart of the majestic, Scottish highlands. Movie fans may recognize the brooding scenery from films like "Skyfall" and "Harry Potter."
Glencoe allows you to see Scotland in its rugged, unpolished beauty with its hiking trails and there are a handful of accommodations in the area. But, if you really want to up your adventure, there are also designated camping spots for those who want to be closer to nature.
If you are looking for a place that truly captures the quiet rest of the countryside, Derbyshire, England should be your next destination. This region of the English countryside is lush and green and is also home to the beautiful Peak District.
The Peak District is a National Park that is known for its incredible valleys, moors, rivers, and wildlife. Derbyshire is the perfect place for those looking to find solace in nature or to step inside the pages of their favorite Jane Austen novel.
Tel Aviv, Israel
Part ancient history, part modern metropolis, you’ll fall in love with this Israeli city for its diversity. Tel Aviv allows its residents and visitors many scenic options; whether you want to relax along the Mediterranean Sea, have a drink at a trendy nightclub.
Try some international cuisine at a restaurant downtown, or explore the Bauhaus architecture peppered throughout the neighborhoods. There are many sides to Tel Aviv which is probably why it attracts people from all over the world.
If you ever wanted to escape to an island with your significant other, the Greek island of Santorini may just be perfect for you. With absolutely breathtaking views (especially of the sunset), and many charming side streets to explore, Santorini is a great location to simply relax and embark on an adventure at ease.
This Greek island is very popular as a romantic getaway for couples, but it truly is for everyone. And, it’s a place that is absolutely stunning day or night.