13 outstanding destinations around the world for July (Part II)
7. NEW PORT, RHODE ISLAND
If you are a music lover and want to enjoy the festive atmosphere, then New Port will be the perfect stopover for you.
July is the time when New Port celebrates Independence Day and opens the 50th anniversary of the New Port Festival. During the lively summer months of this land, you will be immersed in all kinds of music: from classical, chamber music to folk art forms. Also, the famous Dell Technologies Hall tennis tournament will be one of the highlights for New Port sporting events.
8. ST. PETERSBURG, RUSSIA
Many people call St. Petersburg Paris of the East. It attracts tourists by the thousand-year-old history as well as the famous buildings and landmarks. This is a tourist site which has been recognized by UNESCO as World Cultural Heritage. Coming to St. Petersburg, don’t miss famous landmarks like the Winter Palace, the Mariinsky Ballet or the Smolny Convent.
The cuisine of St. Petersburg is also something that visitors can hardly to resist. Typically, Kasha and black bread, red radish soup or salmon and eggs…
9. VANCOUVER, CANADA
Vancouver has a temperate climate all year round, so this is actually an ideal tourist destination for all seasons. However, the summer season will be the most appropriate time to get here. If you are a nature lover, you can visit Stanley Park to stroll or drop yourself down the quiet grassy hills to read an unfinished book. If you are adventurous, go to the Capilano Suspension Bridge and step by step, cross this super long tourist attractions.
China Town or the Robson shopping mall will be great places to spend the rest of your day in Vancouver. Also, once you arrive in Vancouver, try the special dishes of this land like Poutine or Tourtière!
10. OAHU, HAWAII
Hawaii Island will be a great tourist destination for your family this July. With a bright summer mixed with sunshine and sea waves, Oahu meets all the elements needed for a collective vacation.
In addition to activities on the sea such as swimming, diving or surfing, you can also stay a few minutes to learn about island culture at the Polynesian Cultural Center or experience local cuisine.
11. MAMMOTH LAKES, CALIFORNIA
Located in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of California, Mammoth is a popular winter ski resort and surely is the ideal summer vacation destination.
Strolling through the area, you can admire the beautiful waterfalls hidden in the cliffs. Mountain biking is also one of the effective ways to explore the beauty of Mammoth. This July, Mammoth also welcomes the impressive June Lake Triathlon sporting event.
12. SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO
Locating amidst the vast desert, Santa Fe is known as the oldest metropolis of the United States. This city’s full name is La Villa Real de la Santa Fé de San Francisco de Asís - temporarily translated as The Holy City with the sacred faith of St. Francis of Assisi.
Santa Fe's is attractive because of not only temperate climate, but also distinctively artistic architecture.
13. SANTIAGO, CHILE
The capital Santiago is located in the Central Valley of Chile. This is an exciting tourist destination with its contemporary architectural beauty and the bright colors of San Francisco Cathedral.
When you come to Santiago, you will not be able to overlook Palacio de La Moneda - an important witness of many historical periods of Chile. Next is Plaza de Armas, the heart and soul of Santiego. If you love wine, you can also visit the Concha y Toro wine region and enjoy award-winning fine wines of many years.
By: Archie Henderson