Some Unique Places To Spend Your Tropical Vacations

Picture yourself enjoying the sun, sand and sea of the Bahamas and you will surely conjure up visions of a tropical vacation full of excitement and adventure. Close to Florida, there are over seven hundred islands that make up the Bahamas and it is an ideal tropical vacation destination replete with sparkling turquoise waters, plenty of sandy white beaches, good tropical weather and elegant resorts that provide world class luxury. The more popular destinations of this tropical vacation destination include Nassau and Freeport.

For those who wish for solitary peace and quiet, a visit to the Out Islands will provide never-ending beaches that attract many scuba divers, snorkelers as well as those who wish to relax in calm Caribbean surroundings. There is much diversity available with underwater adventures, swimming, golf and some of the islands are ideal for spending a memorable romantic getaway.

A Unique Manmade Garden Of Eden

A very unique tropical vacation destination that not many may have heard of is the Ocean Dome, which is Japan’s one-of-a-kind, surrealistic updated version of the Garden of Eden. The Japanese have certainly been able to prove to the world that Paradise can indeed be created inside a Dome that is big enough to house six football pitches, where artificial sea washes over the biggest indoor beach that also has imitation palm trees and other innovations to make this a plastic version of Mother Nature – something to remember for the rest of one’s life. By the hour, surf is up and every afternoon is a carnival that even includes mechanical parrots that squawk from rain forest trees and it is possible to relax here for hours on end without being bothered by bugs, vendors or sun burn.

Without a doubt, one of the world’s finest beaches is the Copacabana located to the south of Rio de Janeiro. This is a place most frequented around New Year’s Eve with everyone dancing in the sand and having cool breeze blowing through their hair. The golden colored sandy beaches here are often filled with players engaged in volleyball or barefoot soccer as well as surfers or people who are just relaxing on the beach sipping cool icy Acai mixed with cereal and frozen fruits. Sundays are ideal for shopping for souvenirs, which may be followed by eating at the Rodizio, where after paying an entrance fee, you can eat as much as you want.

Hawaii is also world famous for its tropical vacation attractions that include beaches ideally suited for body surfing, picnicking with the family or escaping to a private, sun-kissed oasis. Places such as Big Island and Maui, Oahu and Kauai provide visitors with some of the best in beaches and conditions are suited for swimming, snorkeling, surfing, picnicking and more. Maui has over thirty miles of beaches; Big Island has a rugged coastline with green sand, black sand and salt-and-pepper sand beaches. Kauai has a density of beaches more than for any other Hawaiian island, and even Hollywood directors are well acquainted with these tropical splendors.

There are many tropical vacation destinations which are ideally suited for escaping the harsh winters of home. Indulge yourself in the warm rays of a winter vacation in the tropics, where it is possible to frolic on white sand beaches and swim the warm waters. The Pacific’s more popular island of Fiji provides excellent tropical vacationing during the cold seasons in Europe and America as does the Seychelles that was once referred to as the site of the Garden of Eden by British General Charles Gordon. Here, there can be found pristine white sand beaches, turquoise waters and much exotic flora and fauna that will surely convince visitors that they are in a Garden of Eden.

Even Europe has a wonderful tropical vacation hotspot which is Tenerife in Spain’s Canary Islands. This “tropical haven”‘ has also been called Europe’s winter playground and the island of eternal spring. With nudist beaches, art and natural history museums and the Guimar Pyramids, this is indeed a fun place to visit for a tropical vacation.

Australia, too, provides some exciting places such as Fraser Island that is a stone’s throw from the Great Barrier Reef. It is full of wildlife and rainforests. It also has pristine beaches and is the world’s largest sand island where activities of interest include, wilderness safaris, rainforest treks, dolphin watching as well as camping and fishing.