Have you ever dreamed about flying Around the World? Picking the most beautiful destinations on a small budget during summer?!
Traveling the world is a dream for many people. Unfortunately, like many other such dreams, traveling across the globe is a dream is not usually lived by many. There are several reasons for this unfortunate phenomenon, and they range from being too scared to travel to the dream not fitting into the “society’s plan.” However, the most popular reason for people not being able to travel the world is the cost involved. There is a popular misconception that it costs a fortune to travel the world. While this might not be totally false, research has shown that there are ways of traveling the word with a flight budget as low as 1200€. Interested persons need to note at this point that a world trip with the three major flight alliances might be as cheap or affordable as many people believe.
The first point of call when thinking of flying around the world is the choice of destinations. This is so as the cost of flying to different destination defers based on certain factors. For the purpose of the article, we will be flying to different continents, touching countries such as the United States of America, Greece, Australia, and Iceland. The major tourist cities in these countries which the article covers include Athens, Sydney, San Francisco and Düsseldorf. We will also stop at Honolulu and Iceland as we take you round the world on a budget of 1200 Euros, so fasten your seatbelt and enjoy your flight.
Athens – Sydney – Honolulu – San Francisco – Island – Düsseldorf
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Ladies and gentlemen, our flight around the world, will be taking off from Berlin to Athens on Ryanair for just 73 Euros. The capital of Greece, Athens, is one of the most visited tourist destinations in the world. The rich history and beautiful scenery of the city have attracted millions of tourists from across the globe. Some of the major landmarks that have become tourist attractions due to the history behind them include The Acropolis Museum and the National Archaeological Museum. The museums help to preserve sculptures, jewelry, vases and other historical items of the Greek culture. The Acropolis is another must-see landmark that dates as far back as the 5th century. The Acropolis is a hilltop citadel with buildings like the colonnaded Parthenon temple topping it.
From Athens, we move to Sydney, Australia using the Scoot airline. The flight costs just 317 Euros. Sydney is the capital of New South Wales and ranks as one of the largest cities in Australia. Sydney is famous for its Opera House, with a unique sail-like design. Sydney is another major tourist destination in the world, with such attractions as the Darling Harbour and the Circular Quay port that allow travelers to enjoy a unique waterside life. The Sydney Tower’s outdoor platform, known as the Skywalk allows tourist to have a 360-degree view of the city and its suburbs. Other fun and exciting things to do in Sydney include riding a ferry to Manly, a visit to the Taronga Zoo, a day at the Sydney Opera House, and dining at Sydney’s innovative restaurants.
Our next stop is Honolulu, Hawaii and we will be flying Jetstar for just 208 Euros. The list of top destinations across the globe to fly without the inclusion of Hawaii will be incomplete. Honolulu is on the island of Oahu’s south shore. As the capital of Hawaii, it doubles as the gateway to the United States island chain. The destination is famous for sites relating to the WW II attack on Pearl Harbor, which includes the USS Arizona Memorial. Honolulu’s Waikiki neighborhood is popular for nightlife, shopping, dining, and crescent beach with palms and high-rise hotels backing it. The volcanic Diamond Head crater is another attraction you should see.
Our trip takes us to San Francisco, California, flying Hawaiian airline for as low as 285 Euros. The hill city located on the tip of a peninsula and surrounded by the San Francisco Bay and the Pacific Ocean is known for its iconic Golden Gate Bridge, colorful Victorian houses, cable cars, and of course, its year-round fug. The notorious former prison, Alcatraz sits on the Alcatraz Island on the bay of San Francisco. San Francisco is fun and exciting with lots of amazing activities for travelers and tourists alike.
From the United States of America, we move to Iceland, Reykjavik to be precise flying with WOW air. The capital of Iceland and the country’s largest city, Reykjavik is home to the rich Viking history of Iceland, hosting the National and Saga museums. Monuments to visit in Reykjavik include the concrete Hallgrimskirkja church and rotating Perlan glass dome that gives a sweeping view of the sea and close hills. The geothermal Blue Lagoon spa, near the village of Grindavik, exemplifies Reykjavik’s volcanic activity.
WOW air also takes us to our next and final destination, Dusseldorf for 130 Euros. Dusseldorf is a city in the western German city. This is when fashion lovers would appreciate this trip as the city is famous its art scene and fashion industry. The city is divided into two by the Rhine River. On the east is the Altstadt or Old Town, and to the west is a modern and more commercial area. Major historical structures in the Altstadt are the St. Lambertus Church and Schlossturm dating back to the 13th century. The streets of the city like Königsallee and Schadowstrasse have boutique shops for persons interested in purchasing some fashion items.
The trip just showed how easy and fun it is to fly around the globe with just 1200 Euros. Just play around with the dates and maybe with some other destnations to find the trip that suits your dreams.