15 Islands You Should Add to Your Bucket List

3. Cuba

One of the last remaining socialist states in the world, Cuba has a history of revolutions and political upheaval. Tourists visit the country to enjoy the amazing Caribbean beaches, but also to understand more about this state controlled nation.

For a long time, Americans were not allowed to visit Cuba, but since the “relaxation” of the embargo in 2014, tourists can travel to the country under special circumstances. People say it’s like going back in time when they see old cars and traditional architecture.

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2. Hawaii – USA

With a population of nearly 1.5 million citizens, Hawaii is one of America’s most densely populated states. It’s the most recent state to join the USA (in 1959) and the only one located in Oceania.

Hawaii is a synonym for surf and beach culture. During the winter, the big waves of Oahu’s north shore attracts surfers from all around and it’s therefore dubbed one of the surfing capitals of the world.

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1. Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is one of the biggest island countries in the globe with an area of over 65,000 sq km. It has a rich history, being home to several different ethnic groups, languages, and religions. It’s also considered the birthplace of Buddhism.

The country is famous for its wildlife, and the most visited national park in the country, Yala National Park, is the area with the highest concentration of leopards in the world. One can also see elephants, Sri Lankan sloth bears and water buffalos.

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Most Interesting Small Towns to Visit in the United States

If you’re used to living in a city or a big suburb, it can be hard to picture what life is like outside of all the hustle and bustle. In fact, U.S. cities house 62.7 percent of the population (as of 2015), but take up just 3.5 percent of the land area — and those numbers continue to grow as more people move into cities every day. If you need to get away for a bit, check out some of these incredible American towns. They may be small, but they’ve all got their own unique attributes that make them popular vacation destinations.

Most Interesting International Fast Food Chains We Wish Would Come to the USA

To connoisseurs of fast food, visits abroad bring the opportunity to see how the rest of the world eats on the go. Although we have our own fast-food chains at home — many which have spread around the world — the most exciting chains around today are regional chains, which use local ingredients flavored to perfectly suit the local’s palate. To get a taste at what’s out there, here are some amazing international fast food chains we wish would come to the United States.

Travel Destinations to Consider in 2019

Whether you’re looking to escape the cold winter weather or boiling summer heat or experience a different culture, there are endless potential travel destinations for you to choose from. But making the right decision may be challenging. Here are some of the top destinations throughout the world that you may want to consider visiting during 2019.