Life begins at 40, so they say, but for millions of people around the world, hitting the age forty is some sort of a mirage. Either they have taken the room temperature challenge by then, or they scared stiff of hitting forty due to the anxiety of how life might turn out to be, especially if they feel that they haven’t achieved a lot during the time they have been around.
If you think about taking trips around the world, then the best time to go for the trips would be before you hit the age of forty, especially in your twenties and thirties. At this time, you are relatively free, you have the energy and they are probably the best years of your life. With that said, here are some of the epic trips worth considering while you are still young-:
Go on an African Safari in Kenya
Going for an African Safari is a trip you should strive to get before you get any older. The fan and the excitement of scouring the African jungles in search of the Big Five cannot be compared to any other feeling, and the fact that you will be in very remote places with no electricity of the normal trappings of the modern luxury makes it even more interesting.
A safari is ideal at this age because it will broaden your perspective of the world, and make you appreciate the world in a more mature way than when you stuck to your first world or your home country where your perspective will always be limited. Though there are a number of countries you can consider for an authentic African Safari, Kenya remains one of the best safari destinations in the world, and you will be assured of nothing but pure joy should you make up your mind to embark on one.
Visit Okanagan Valley in BC, Canada
Canada is a hot destination for millions of tourists around the world, and things are made even easier by the fact that its visa requirements are quite flexible – all you have to do is fill in the Canada ETA form while on the plane and you will be ready for entry once you land. Though the country is steaming with lots of attractions, a visit to the Okanagan Valley should be at the top of your list if you are planning a trip in your thirties.
The weather here is more than perfect, with the valley being dotted by pools of beautiful lakes and green patches of lakes. If you love wine, then you will have a chance to sample Canada’s finest from this very valley since there are a lot of wineries in the area. This is just the right place to head to if you want a place where you can rest your soul away to have a relaxing and a rewarding rest.
Go for camping in Antarctica
Antarctica is the seventh continent in the world, and a place you will definitely want to visit when you are still in your prime years. This is not a place you should just visit on a day, but you need to spend a couple of days so that you get the most out of everything it has in store for you. The cold weather and the company of the penguins is something to look forward to, especially if you consider yourself a survivalist yet you have never given yourself any serious survival challenge to see how you can perform when all the trappings of the modern world are all taken away from you. Due to the nature of the region, it is recommended that you for the camping when you are still young because you may not have the energy and vitality once you hit forty.
Visit Santorini in Greece
It is a destination millions yearn for when it comes to choosing their honeymoon destinations. The name conjures beautiful resorts by the seaside, with the full view of the deep blue ocean, and even with the eyes closed, it is easy to picture exactly how Santorini looks like, with white buildings that tower beautifully over the sea.
This is the perfect place to visit if you want a beautiful, quiet and serene place where you can do some serious thinking and planning how you want to move your life ahead, especially when you hit the fourth floor. If you have a chance to visit Santorini in Greece before you hit forty, be sure to make very good use of it.
Go snorkeling in the Maldives
Still, on honeymoon locations, you should never miss the chance to visit Maldives – for snorkeling. The Maldives has a name when it comes to luxury tourism and it is one of the few, but famous playgrounds for the rich and famous. The beauty of the island comes second to none, and a visit to any of the islands will always present you with awesome opportunities to engage in a myriad of watersport activities, with snorkeling being the biggest attraction. This is where you find some of the largest coral atolls on this planet and when you get beneath the waters, you will appreciate the marine diversity beneath the seas and simply thank God that you made it to the Maldives.
Visit Nova Scotia
Most people who visit Canada, including Canadians, never bother to go further east, past Montreal. This is a huge shame because that is where you find some of the true gems that nature gifted to the world. Nova Scotia is one of Canada’s best parts and it is an awesome eye opener to the beauty exuded by Atlantic Canada. The best part of it is that if you are a seafood fanatic, then prepare your appetite and taste buds for some delightful cuisines during this trip. The scenery, the foods, and the peace and tranquility of the Atlantic Ocean are guaranteed to leave you with an indelible memory of the trip.