Spring is in the air, and many of us have already been bit by the travel bug this season. With warming temperatures and longer days, it’s the perfect time of year to take a break from the busyness of everyday life and go on vacation. Whether you want to relax on a sandy beach with a fruity drink in hand, or you want to go trekking in the mountains, there is a fun, beautiful destination for you this spring. Here are our top five vacations destinations for spring 2019:
Stavanger is a gorgeous small town situated in the beautiful country of Norway. It is well known for its romantic architecture and beautiful scenery, complete with vibrant gardens and close proximity to the coast and to the mountains. Visit the Preikestolen cliff at sunset for once in a lifetime views, play in the waters of Jaeren beach, or walk about in the stunning Flor og Fjaere gardens.
2. San Sebastian, Spain
Visit Spain’s Basque country for the bright blue waters and rolling hills of San Sebastian. This city is well known for its beauty, and is often regarding as having one of the most beautiful coastlines in Europe. San Sebastian offers these amazing views as well as enjoyable city-life experiences, with many different museums, shopping centers and leisure sports available to tourists. Take a dip in the crystal waters of the bay or walk through the historic downtown of the city and experience the beauty and culture of Spain.
3. Montreal, Canada
Montreal is considered to be an “old world” city amidst other new world metropolises of Canada’s urban regions. Although the city is completely covered in snow in winter, the area in springtime blooms with local flora and fauna and covers the city in fabulous greenery. Montreal has a lovely historic district on the Rue St. Paul where many quaint boutiques and restaurants can be found, emulating the classiness of Parisian culture. Visit famous historical sites like the Notre-Dame Basilica and world-class museums like Point-a-Calliere and Musée des Beax-Arts de Montréal.
4. Sedona, Arizona
In the midst of outrageously hot Arizona, there are some lovely temperate towns that are much more bearable in the spring and summer months to visit than the rest of the state. One of those breathtaking high-elevation towns is Sedona. Surrounded by magnificent and massive red rock formations, Sedona is a small mountain town filled with local artisans. With many boutiques and galleries as well as delicious restaurants, Sedona is a great place to visit if you are looking for a relaxing, cultural trip. There are also many must-see destinations near and around Sedona, such as the Chapel of the Holy Cross, the Devil’s Bridge trail, and many other sites of astounding natural formations.
5. Cape Town, South Africa
Cape Town in South Africa is surrounded by a ridge of mountains, isolating it from the rest of the continent and making it a popular tourist destination due to its secluded feel. The city is massive and modern, with plenty of options for shopping, dining, and nightlife, but Cape Town owes most of its appeal to its dazzling blue-water beaches and mighty mountaintops. The natural landscape of the area is highly regarded as one of the most beautiful destinations in the world. Cape Town really does have it all: an established modern city, gorgeous scenery, and interesting history.
Wouldn’t you love to visit any of these jaw-dropping destinations this spring?
Wherever you choose to travel, make sure you take lots of pictures and videos to remember the breathtaking sights and amazing experiences you have. I'm sure they will be in digital media, but don't forget you can count on Kodak Digitizing to digitize any and all photos and videos made from your past vacation. Just send in your originals, and Kodak will handle the rest! Preserve your spring vacation memories in a digital format with Kodak.