There’s a bucket full of places we desire to see and explore; to try out water sports, sit by the rolling waves at the Camp’s Bay, or sometimes just to keep gazing at the Eiffel tower from dawn to dusk. This time, follow your astrological signs and visit the places definitely meant for you before starting to pack for the next vacation.
March 21 – April 19
These people are game for fun at any point of the day. For the Aries sign, the whole idea of going on a vacation is to overcome their fear and involve themselves in activities that are nerve wracking. Be it bungee jumping, para gliding or spending a day at amusement parks, the idea of movement is what these adrenaline junkies crave.
Trekking in the Himalayas or rock climbing at the Acadia National Park are activities totally suggested for them. They’ll be the first ones to set up a camp or live in unusual properties such as a tree house instead of splurging on fancy hotel rooms.
April 20 – May 20
Ruled by Venus, people belonging to this astrological sign have a preference for comfort. Spa, sumptuous food and grand vacations are their ideas of an exquisite holiday. Having an inclination towards food, art and architecture, those born under the Taurus zodiac sign would definitely wish to pay visit to cities such as Mumbai, Hong Kong, Venice or the ones alike that carry a blend of rich culture as well as a cosmopolitan semblance.
They’re not the ones who’ll settle for sleeping bags and cottages; a stay for the Taurean is definitely meant to be in grand villas or boutique hotels that look exuberantly majestic.
May 21 – June 20
Quick wit and curiosity are the stereotypes of a Gemini. Be it beaches, museums, landmarks or historical monuments, they would not want to leave anything unexplored and have an itch to know every bit of the place. From following stereotypes like collecting souvenirs to trying out new things and new dishes; these people are a master at it all.
These airy twins would love to head to the dazzling streets of Vegas while also have a great time loitering around at the beaches in the Gold Coast in Australia. Goa would be the apt place for Geminis where they can pay a visit to the beautiful churches, party all night, bask in the sun and live in shacks and cottages.
June 21 – July 22
Cancer, the ‘Crab’, are usually very sensitive and have great romantic ideas about life. A vacation for them implicates quality time with their loved ones at a picturesque location, far away from the hustle-bustle of everyday life.
A family vacation at the Backwaters of Kerala or a short trip to the Maldives with their partners are places going to appease their senses and rejuvenate their minds for sure. A stay in a houseboat or a shack midst the greens calling, maybe?
July 23 – August 22
The royal Leos would never mind to pay a little extra for a comfortable vacation. They have a thing for big cities such as Paris and Buenos Aires where one gets a taste of luxury and cosmopolitan lifestyle.
Gregarious and impulsive in nature, places like Florida or the amusement park in Copenhagen are definitely meant for them. An opulent serviced apartment that caters the best of amenities is suggested for the Leos when they’re out on a holiday trip.
August 23 – September 22
Unlike Leos, Virgos are very calculative and reserved. Lavish vacations would be the last thing on their list. Perfectly planned and organized trips is their idea of a quintessential holiday plan wherein the Maiden sign gets to learn a thing or two while heading out for a break from their cumbersome routine. Proficient researchers, these people would love to head to places such as Bali, that have an organised tourist structure.
Countries such as China, Peru or India are also good options for these Virgos who are always inquisitive and ever ready to learn a new language or get acquainted to a different culture during their vacations. A simple, neat and comfortable home stay that has beautiful interiors and gives them their own space is an apt mode of accommodation for Virgos.
September 23 – October 22
These are the most sociable of all the astrological signs; be it music, adventure, food, monuments or art galleries, you’ll surely find most or all of these on a Libra’s check list. This remarkable trait to balance out and yet make the most of it makes this lot the most apt to travel and explore. Having an inclination towards finer things in life, these people would love to surrender to places that are known for their food and culture, such as Paris, or their diverse traditions and practices, such as Rajasthan.
Places like Milan would definitely be a nice choice for them to get into fashion, sports and food while staying in one of the guesthouses wherein they can interact with the hosts, and have a space of their own too.
October 23 – November 21
Scorpions stand in stark juxtaposition to Libras. People born under this astrological sign are mysterious and are on the look out for places that appeal their senses. A vacation in the picturesque Ladakh is surely not going to disappoint them.
Although calm and composed ostensibly, take a Scorpion to the New Orleans or Bangkok with the people of their choice and you might be surprised to see how a totally different personality gets unleashed. The Scorpion wishes to experience it all and a private home stay is just the right kind of accommodation they’d hope to have.
November 22 – December 21
Explorers at heart, Sagittarians are known to travel to new destinations, learn a different language and try out distinct dishes. Be it a short road trip or long hours on flight, they do not mind it all till the time it’s new experiences awaiting them in a distant land.
These people would love to explore the unexplored, such as the North-Eastern India; a blend of vivid culture and practices. Always seeking for something new, the ‘Archers’ are surely going to enjoy a visit to national parks such as the Grand Canyon. As these people are not very spendthrift in nature, a camp or a tent would be an ideal sort of stay to satisfy their travel bug.
December 22 – January 19
Stylish and refined in their taste, the Capricorns have a thing for exquisite places only. They’re not the spontaneous backpackers heading towards unplanned journeys with a map in their hand. These ‘Sea-Goats’ are rather the ones who will go for organised, upmarket vacations to places that are surrounded with scenic beauty and have an elite aura.
Cities such as Tokyo offer a variety to explore, sumptuous cuisines to try and a perfect metropolis air. Another recommended option would be St. Petersburg that has got a range of options for sightseeing during the day while operas and ballets to spend an exclusive evening. A stay in an exquisite villa is what they’d willingly wish to squander on.
January 20 – February 18
These humanitarians are the most non-conventional in the lot, and are always open to new ideas and unique places. Places like the ‘City of Dawn’, the Auroville, that is adorned with innovative architecture is surely going to please these water bearers. The gold plated ‘Matrimandir’ here is sure to be liked by the Aquarians.
Other than that, opting for off beat trips such as to the North Pole is the archetype of people born under the Aquarius zodiac sign. The Aquarians have the ability to adjust with all sorts of people and are never hesitant to experiment something new. They’ll be the first ones to ditch the mainstream hotels and book a stay in alternative accommodations such as home stays or tree-houses.
February 19 – March 20
Artistic and emotionally expressive in nature, people belonging to the Pisces zodiac sign count on vacations as a break from their humdrum routine and prefer going to places that have a serene surrounding, specially some place closer to the water bodies.
A trip to the Island nation, Fiji, and the ‘Fish’ are surely going to have the best times of their lives by involving themselves in white-water rafting and relishing their cuisines. A stay at a nice resort or comfortable cottages would be appropriate for these water lovers.