Yep, summers are upon us and they’re letting us know of their impending arrival with subtle signs. Such as power cuts and constant air-conditioning.
Some countries are welcoming the onset of the tulip season, others are announcing their uber-cheap summer clothing sale in excited voices, while others still look drop-dead gorgeous.
If you can take that week off, then, catch the frontier airlines reservations and board on the plane that says “Vacation here”. we suggest you do so because some countries just know how to bring in the month of May in style.
Here are the 5 places to visit in May 2021.
1. Prague (Czech Republic)
There’s a reason why Prague has become the most popular summer destination in recent years. The country’s flawless preservation of its five-hundred-year-old medieval past, its immaculate streets, and Gothic architecture will certainly hit the spot. Add to that the fact that the city certainly knows how to party.
Where to Stay: Alchymist Residence Nosticova, Four Seasons Hotel, Hotel Hoffmeister & Spa (Rs. 7000 for quality accommodation per night, up to Rs. 15000 if you’re looking for luxury).
Where to Eat: Au Gourmand, Cervena Sedma, Globe Bookstore, and Coffee House, Kampa Park (Rs. 500 on a meal for two).
2. Bangkok (Thailand)
Yes, the inimitable destination for travelers across the world, Bangkok. Being so affordable and close to India, traveling to Bangkok is no longer considered a triumph. However, there’s a reason why the popularity of this destination refuses to fade away. Think beaches, a nightlife full of verve, excellent shopping, dining and entertainment options at such economical rates – and you have a city that is going to have its shores teeming with visitors till kingdom come.
Where to Stay: Ariyasom Villa, Arun Residence, New Road Guesthouse (Prices start from Rs. 300 per night to Rs. 12000)
Where to Eat: Jay Fai, MBK Food Island, Ming Lee, Gaggan (Rs. 400 to 1500 per person).
Tingling with post-modernism, Singapore is another favorite destination among Indians. The strategic gateway to the East Pacific waters offers elegant arcades, recreational facilities aplenty what with the abundance of beaches, gardens and aquariums, and a host of dining and shopping avenues.
Where to Stay: Wanderlust Hotel, The Pod, Wangz, Hotel Clover The Arts (Per night Rs. 3000 to Rs. 9000)
Where to Eat: Holland Village, Bar Bar Black Sheep, Noodle Stories (Meals starting at Rs. 650)
That Malaysia is known for being a foodie’s paradise is well known – lesser known is the elegant blend it has managed to affect an oriental heritage coupled with modern civic facilities. From high–rise commercial buildings sharing space with shanty towns and quaint ghettos that harken back to a Chinese linkage, Malaysia is certainly a great destination to explore on a light wallet.
Where to Stay: Berjaya Langkawi Resort, Bayview Hotel Langkawi, Invito Hotel Suites (Per night cost ranging from Rs. 3000 to Rs. 7500)
Where to Eat: Acme Bar and Coffee – Troika, Avenue K, Wondermama X, Greyhound Café (Meals starting at Rs. 900)
5. Hong Kong
The sheer diversity of Hong Kong makes up for the extra cost in the travel ticket for those leaning towards the Bangkoks and Balis nearby. Combining colonial connections with a Chinese lineage, the tax haven city also provides excellent shopping bargains thanks to an absence of sales tax. Known as Asia’s top culinary destination, Hong Kong will offer Japanese, Vietnamese, Cantonese, and European menus with equal aplomb.
Where to Stay: Tai O Heritage Hotel, The Mira Hong Kong, Hotel LBP, Four Seasons Hostel (Per night prices starting from Rs. 1600, going up till Rs. 15000)
Where to Eat: Yin Yang, Luk Yu Teahouse, Verandah, Tim’s Kitchen, Mavericks (Meal for two would come to Rs. 1200 in a quality restaurant).
So, that’s our pick for the hottest destinations this May. Filling up your travel itinerary already? Then, get your booking done over the phone by dialing virgin atlantic contact number and get an instant booking at very affordable rates. Book now and visit these places with your family or friends and enjoy your vacation.