Travel Trends of 2013

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The travel industry is chattering about a raft of different destinations.The travel association experts presented its annual travel trends forecast. There predictions of the top holiday trends of 2013 are:

SRI LANKA

This beautiful country is a key destination of Asia. According to experts, Sri Lanka is expected to be among the top holiday trends of 2013. British Airways is launching a new route to Colombo which could arouse fresh interest in this exquisite place, whilst a number of companies are advertising all-inclusive holidays with hotels available all along the coast making it the perfect destination for a beach holiday. The Family Vacation Guide’s beach vacation checklist can tell you all you need to know about visiting this island nation, famous for its azure waves and golden yellow sand. Sri Lanka has a rich heritage and should not be kept out of your holiday list this year.

SCOTLAND

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Edinburgh, Scotland,
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This British nation is part of the United Kingdom and forms a large part of the European country’s pristine wilderness, stunning scenery, lively culture and festivals. The historic city of Edinburgh has been mooted as one of the hottest destinations of 2013, whilst further afield you can find some of the most beautiful places in the British Isles, like Eilean Donan Castle located on the shores of Loch Duich. Additionally, Buachaille Etive Mor is a very famous mountain of Scotland, whilst Loch Ness in the Highlands is the largest deepest, freshwater loch in the whole of the UK. With its murky depths and great size, the lake is a fitting home for the Loch Ness Monster, or Nessy as she is known by her friendlier name. It is said that all kinds of mythical creatures can be found in Scotland, along with the famous Glenfinnan Viaduct – the route of the Hogwarts Express in the Harry Potter film franchise.

GREECE

Despite its economic woes, Greece is doing its best to draw tourists to its sun-blessed shores. The country is expected to be very popular this year and it should be high on your holiday wishlist. Greece is a developed country but it is highly dependent on its tourism. Tourism in Greece has been greatly improved and continues to expand due to the serene, picturesque and unbelievably striking scenery which makes it a honeypot destination for travelers all over the world. Many cities have an excellent selection of tours over the islands and cities of the country to meet the demand of increased tourism to the area. For example, people visiting Athens can visit sites like greeking.me/athens-tours to find the perfect tour for them, to take them round the island and educate them on its history and culture. The cultural infrastructure and marinas of this country have made this place one of the top holiday Trends of 2013.

TUNISIA

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Tunisia
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Tunisia is a beautiful North African country. Due to the low cost of living in resorts, year round sunshine, the golden beaches and themes, ancient history and country’s solid value. This country has been predicted as one of the growth destination of 2013. This country had number of visitors last year so the tourist industry is expecting an increase in the number of visitors this year. Tunisia had been experiencing widespread unrest few years back but now is stable and public order is maintained in all parts so you can without fear visit this aesthetic country.

NEW ZEALAND

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New Zealand, Queenstown
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This incandescent island country located in the southwest pacific ocean received a blow to the tourism industry but tourism experts are hoping that the movie The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey will give an injection to this country. New Zealand has the most beautiful highlights and culture.It is a home of middle earth,National parks, walking and hiking,scenic flights this country has everything that you would want in your dream vacation.

All these places come under the top holiday trends of 2013 and are overflowing with beautiful scenery, stunning landscapes and fun filling activities.