Top Summer Destinations – Five Vacation Ideas for 2016


With the coming of summer, many people around the world are starting to anticipate their summer vacation. When planning your next holiday consider some of these popular destinations.

Rio de Janiero

As the host city for the 2016 Olympic Games, this city is going to be the place for summer vacations. Not only will the games be points of interest but other sites around the city as well. Visitors can also soak up the sun on some infamous beaches such as Ipanema Beach or Copacabana Beach.


Great Barrier Reef

With the new BBC documentary, there is renewed interest in visiting the Great Barrier Reef. This provides visitors with some breathtaking sights of the 1,400 mile stretch of coral reefs and islands. Some magnificent sea life, such as manta rays, can be observed.

Great Barrier Reef Australia
Great Barrier Reef, Australia

Bordeaux, France

Set along the banks for the Garonne River, Bordeaux is another possible summer holiday destination. The region produces the most wine in France and as such is opening a new museum known as La Cite du Vin, which will chronicle the development of wine and the various vintages created over time.


Dublin, Ireland

This year marks the hundredth anniversary of the Easter Rising which helped spur the drive to independence. Expect to find numerous events here in commemoration of this milestone. Also, new here is the Teeling Whiskey Distillery which is the first of its kind to open in the Irish capital.


For the world’s best gambling, Macau is a great destination. The gambling revenue here has exceeded that of Las Vegas making it the world’s gambling hot spot. You can either play mobile casino on sites like from your hotel room or visit top casinos like the Venetian Macau.

This is just a small list of the places available for your summer holiday in 2016. The world is truly your oyster as you anticipate your trip.