As we are approaching the summer holidays, this is the best time to plan our vacation, to get the best travel deals without spending too much for air tickets and hotels. Your kids may be excited and have already begun the summer holiday countdown. Are you wondering how you can be sure you are planning the best summer vacation for them? We all want to make the best memories during the time that will last a lifetime.
If you are bored or want to change your frequent destinations, for more exciting experience, why not thinking about a trip to Asia, the most dynamic place on the earth? If you are on the hunt for unpopular but interesting places in Asia here are some of the best suggestions you can add to your list.
- Belitung Island Indonesia
This is located on the east coast of Sumatra. Belitung is referred to a ‘Sea Slug’ in their local language. Therefore as the name suggest this is a lazy paradise but with stunning beaches such as TanjungKalayang orTanjung Tinggi both are sandy and rocky beaches with blue clear water. It is surrounded by more than 100 small islands which are also rocky and sandy, only few of them have been inhabited though. You can add great experience by travelling around them and seeing different animals. Also there is an old light house build in Dutch colonial time located in one of the islands, which offer great view of the area. It is recommended to take an airplane from Jakarta as the sea route takes long time and not available some times. To move around you will need a rented car or motorcycle as taxis and buses are hard to find.
- Bolaven plateau Laos
If you want to escape the summer heat this is the place for you. This wonderful island has made from a volcano that has been erupted million years ago and stays green and cooler for all year around than other places in Thailand. This beautiful place surrounded by number of national parks, beautiful waterfalls, hill tribes and dense jungles you must visit for a memorable experience. If you are a coffee lover you can taste the best coffee you have ever tasted in your visit. To get there you can use public transport and you will need a bicycle or motor bike to see around.
- Koh Kood Thailand
If you are down for some relaxation and privacy, this is the ideal place for you due to its remote location and less civilisation.Stunning waterfalls, powdery white beaches, tourist-free monasteries, tropical rainforests are simply breathtaking. Although you will have to pay little bit extra for accommodation it is worth to visit there as you can involve in lot of activities such as scuba diving, snorkelling, fishing, trekking and cycling. There are no many roads and you will have to take a scoter or a ferry to see around the place.
- Kuching Malaysia
Malaysia is one of the most diverse countries that you can find in Asia. Due to this reason, you will be able to discover something for everyone while you spend your time in there. If you are visiting Malaysia, you should never forget to visit Kuching. Kuching in Malaysia is a nice place that all people will be able to enjoy. That’s mainly because you will be able to discover several national parks while you are spending your time in Kuching.
Out of the National Parks that you can find in Kuching, Bako National Park has received a lot of attention. This is not the biggest park that you can find. However, it offers a large number of activities for the travellers to enjoy their time. You will be able to discover a large number of nature trails in the region as well. In addition, you can find a lot of wildlife and vegetation. Hence, it is worthy to spend your time and explore the region. You will definitely be impressed with what this park can offer to you.
There are some caves in the Kuching area for you to explore as well. Hence, you will be able to go ahead and explore them as well. In fact, some of the best seen attractions in the region are located underground. Among the caves that you can discover in Kuching area, the Fairy Cave Nature Reserve and Wind Cave Nature Reserve are the most popular. The interesting formations that you can find inside these caves can guarantee to deliver a good time to you. Therefore, you will love the time you spend in these caves as well.
- Iriomote Island Japan
This is an ideal place for wild life adventures as 90% of the island is blanketed with dense jungle which has a diverse eco system. This contains unique vegetations and animals such as Iriomote wild cat. You can find many rivers in this region and you will be provided with the ability to roam around and explore them with a kayak. This Island is blessed with a beautiful coral reef and you can enjoy the beach time with scuba diving and snorkelling. This is located about 450km southwest of the Okinawa and can be visited by a ferry.
- Kapas Island Malaysia
This is perhaps the most beautiful island in Malaysia. It offers a wide variety of activities for sun and sea lovers. Apart from its white sandy beaches fringed with shady palm trees you can explore most varied marine life among the many coral reefs around the island. You can engage in lot of fun making activities such as snorkelling, fishing, squid catching, Scuba diving, kayaking as well as many outdoor and indoor games offered by the resorts. You can explore the whole island including interior within couple of hours while tracking the colourful natural flora and fauna which are simply amazing.