A trip to the ocean to meet with whales in their natural environment, a giant tree of 900 years, a resort where you can sunbathe at your choice, white sand beach or black sand beach, here are some things offers the most beautiful exotic destinations for 2012. Travel & Leisure magazine has achieved a top of the hot destinations this year, perfect for exotic vacations.
Exotic vacations in Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka is one of the ideal destinations for exotic vacations in 2012. Those who choose this destination have the opportunity to spend several days in the Indian Ocean. Resorts here have tropical gardens and sandy beaches. On the beach, you can make numerous trips to the plantations of tea, from trips to the ocean to see whales. One of the main attractions of Sri Lanka is the Sigiriya, an archaeological site located on an imposing cliff.
Exotic vacations in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is the perfect choice for those who want to visit a new country, unique in 2012. Located in the Lesser Antilles chain, Vincent and the Grenadines is a small island country, known as a tropical paradise.
Those passionate about the movie "Pirates of the Caribbean" can visit this destination, which was used for filming. Island chain offers to the tourists the opportunity to visit many exotic places and try everything they offer, from white sand beaches or black sand beach to water sports.
Exotic vacations in Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi is an alternative to the famous Dubai where everyone goes, in general, shopping and business. UAE capital city is impressive, with modern architecture, lush parks and gardens.
Those who want to sunbathe on an artificial island, have nearly the amenities of a modern city can always escape to the desert in Abu Dhabi are the perfect destination for an exotic vacation.
Exotic vacations in Xishuangbanna, China
Those interested in exotic vacation destinations less frequented by tourists have the opportunity to discover Xishuangbanna. Xishuangbanna is a prefecture of Yunnan Province in China. Capital is in Jinghong, the largest city in the region. Tourists who arrive in these places less traveled, discovers a region full of traditions and charming hilly landscape.
The highlight of the year is the Water-sprinkling Festival, a festival lasting three days. The region is China's only tropical forest declared a nature reserve. One of the natural beauties of Xishuangbanna is the Banyan, 900 years old. It lies in Daluo Town, has over 30 roots, a height of 70 meters and an area of 120 square meters.
Exotic vacations in Panama
Those who arrive in Central America should take the time to discover one of the most interesting exotic destinations: Panama. In Panama City is located the Old Town, with impressive Metropolitan Cathedral. Panama has many attractions declared UNESCO World Heritage Site, such as Darien and La Amistad parks, or the fortification of San Lorenzo.
The village of Pedasi is famous thanks to celebrities who come to spend their vacation here. Resorts on the coast, tropical gardens, and architecture mansions are some of the attractions.