Pack Your Bags: Your Next Vacay *Needs* To Be To One Of These 8 Spots

July 12, 2019 by Alisha Stacy
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Thinking of how and where you should spend the vacation time you have left for the rest of the year? Well, you’re in luck. Because we have been doing some serious travel research on the must-see places around the world and rounded up the top eight places that are definitely worth a visit.

From divine, picturesque beaches to one of the biggest music-scene cities in the U.S, these are the destinations that should be at the top of your list when you are planning your next trip. So purchase your ticket, put in your time request and get ready for a much-needed vacation you won’t regret.

Wailea, Maui

The definition of ‘treat yourself’ is a stay at an exclusive and ultra-lavish beachfront villa resort. I’m talking access to luxury spas, celebrity chef dining, and championship golf courses. If this is what you’re looking for then Wailea Beach Villas is the place for you. Part of Destination Residences Hawaii, you can plan this unforgettable trip through the largest, go-to resource for luxury and mid-market vacation rentals across the islands.

Venice, Italy

Looking for the perfect getaway for August? We’ve got you covered. Head to the JW Marriot in Venice, Italy for an experience like no other. On August 10th, the resort is offering “Spy by Night” where you can access the spa after hours to relax and indulge under the Venetian stars. You’ll be able to use the spa’s luxurious amenities including indoor-outdoor swimming pools, saunas, and more. Sunset yoga, a spa kit, and a 15-minute foot massage are among some of the other added perks that are also included.

Nashville, Tennessee

A chic yet still country experience is what you’ll get when you stay at the Thompson Nashville. A luxury boutique hotel located in the Gulch neighborhood, you’ll be in the heart of Music City with bluegrass and roots tunes sharing the same block. With southern-style seafood, an elevated cafe and an indoor-outdoor rooftop bar and restaurant, traveling far for a delicious meal won’t be necessary.


Occupying the largest area of the eastern coast of the Adriatic Sea, Croatia is home to miles upon miles of coastal waters that make for some insane beaches. Filled with cultural experiences, events, and plenty of watersports, you will always have something to do when visiting. And one thing is for sure, you will not get tired of the views.

Trondheim, Norway

Why you should head to Trondheim come Septemeber?  The temperatures are milder, there are fewer crowds and also some amazing events (find out more details here). Located in central Norway, Trondheim is the third largest city in the country with its streets lined with colorful homes and historic monuments such as the Nidarosdomen Cathedral. Be sure to book a stay at the new Britannia hotel where you can enjoy dinner at their fine dining restaurant and their wine program headed by triple Norwegian wine sommelier champion, Henrik Dahl Jahnsen.

Bali, Indonesia

Soak in the breathtaking views of Bali at The Mulia, a luxury resort set on a premium beach location next to the Indian Ocean. From the moment you arrive, you will be greeted with five-star amenities and services from the cuisine to the pools. Encouraging you to discover the resort at your own pace, start the day with coffee on your spacious balcony overlooking the lush surroundings and then head down to the white-sand shoreline and enjoy a water activity.

Napa Valley, California 

Calling all wine lovers! A getaway to the wine region of the west coast has your name written all over it. Being pampered at the spa, in walking distance to Beringer Winery, and relaxing by the pool with views of the vineyards can all be experienced at Las Alcobas, an adult-only retreat.

Cannes, France

In search of a perfect family trip? Look no further. Hotel Barrière Le Majestic not only offers breathtaking views of the Mediterranian and a private beach, but they also have educational and fun programs for the young ones. In the film capital of the world, they can take a seat in the director’s chair and learn to make a movie soundtrack, study movie makeup or even direct their own music video. While they are learning about the film industry, you can head to the spa or grab a glass of champagne at the La Rotonde Veuve Clicquot bar for some alone time.


Marketing Manager, Contributing Editor

Alisha Stacy creates compelling branded content for SheFinds--on behalf of clients as our marketing manager, and e-commerce posts as a contributor to the editorial team. She covers the latest in fashion, beauty, and travel. You can reach her at [email protected]

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