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Ok we can’t travel just now but

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nanna8 Sat 16-Jan-21 09:38:27

What are the 3 best places you have ever been outside your own country?

Dorsetcupcake61 Sat 16-Jan-21 09:41:01

Venice, New York , Niagara Falls (the Canadian side).

Froglady Sat 16-Jan-21 09:41:24

For me it's Ireland, Berlin and Gibraltar.

nanna8 Sat 16-Jan-21 09:42:08

For me it would be Venice for the art and atmosphere
Rarotonga in the middle of the Pacific for relaxation and
Guilin in China because of the weird and wonderful scenery

tanith Sat 16-Jan-21 09:44:53

Grand Canyon, Gibraltar and Austrian Tyrol

Kate1949 Sat 16-Jan-21 09:46:08

Venice, Seville, Lake Garda.

monk08 Sat 16-Jan-21 09:57:38

Hot air ballooning inthe Italian Alps.

JessK Sat 16-Jan-21 09:59:04


Sarahmob Sat 16-Jan-21 10:03:39

For me it’s
Rome, Venice and Australia. (Specifically our Great Ocean Road self driving holiday).

Sparklefizz Sat 16-Jan-21 10:04:09

Iceland for the spectacular scenery
Santorini ....... ditto ........
Cape Town ......ditto ........

Teacheranne Sat 16-Jan-21 10:04:38

China, Alaska, New Hampshire

Ailidh Sat 16-Jan-21 10:05:58

Berlin. Leningrad (it was a long tìme ago). Vienna.

Rosalyn69 Sat 16-Jan-21 10:06:11

Anguilla, Boston MA and San Diego.

henetha Sat 16-Jan-21 10:06:55

The Camargue in the south of France.
The Grand Canyon
Sydney, Australia

yggdrasil Sat 16-Jan-21 10:07:07

Hawaii, Victoria Falls, Gudvangen

Kate1949 Sat 16-Jan-21 10:08:45

Oh yes Sparklefizz I forgot about
Santorini. How could I? It's unbelievable isn't it?

Humbertbear Sat 16-Jan-21 10:11:18

Cambodia, India, Crete

Lucca Sat 16-Jan-21 10:11:48

I’ve been to lots of places eg Africa Japan Australia America but the answer is Italy, Italy and Italy !

Jaxjacky Sat 16-Jan-21 10:11:51

Dordogne, Ios, Kerkennah.

Esspee Sat 16-Jan-21 10:14:23

Tobago, Egypt, New Zealand.

GardenerGran Sat 16-Jan-21 10:18:12

I agree with Lucca, and specifically Lucca in Italy! It’s a wonderful place. Also New Zealand and Sri Lanka.

Sparklefizz Sat 16-Jan-21 10:18:52


Oh yes Sparklefizz I forgot about
Santorini. How could I? It's unbelievable isn't it?

Fabulous! We stayed in one of the "cave apartments" and sat on the terrace each morning, having breakfast and watching the cruise ships come in.

GrannyGravy13 Sat 16-Jan-21 10:19:09

nanna8 narrowing down to three is really difficult.

Grand Canyon (we traveled by helicopter absolutely stunning scenery)

Another fan of Great Ocean Road Australia (many years ago with two young children and a very understanding school)

Maldives, I didn’t think I would like the feeling of isolation but the beach and ocean wildlife were beyond my wildest dreams. We had our youngest two children with us and they said the holiday was as good as Disneyland if not better.

Sparklefizz Sat 16-Jan-21 10:21:04

Kate1949 Did you visit Akrotiri, the archaeological dig which rivals Pompeii? That was fascinating. Many artefacts uncovered from the volcanic eruption but not a single body.

Baggs Sat 16-Jan-21 10:22:26

Oslo (specifically the cross-country skiing tracks around the city, though the city is nice too), Ithaca (and its gorges) NY, Zions National Park Utah.