Are you planning a trip for 2017? If you’re looking for a new vacation destination for the new year, it can be quite confusing, especially as it seems there are so many great places on the map to visit. Whether you’re planning a solo vacation or a big group trip, there’s something for everyone on this list. Let’s look at all of the great vacation spots that await you in North America, Europe, and beyond!
The Azores, Portugal
Named a top region for 2017 by travel publisher Lonely Planet, The Azores, Portugal has been described as a “wonderland” with hints of its volcanic origin everywhere you look. You’ll find two Unesco World Heritage sites here: the Pico vineyards and the historic town of Angra do Heroismo; both ripe for exploring, and taking in the local culture. For adventurers, it offers plenty of activities including riding, watersports, and more.