Looking for your next getaway? We’ve rounded up six epic experiences to add to your holiday wish list. Get your cricket fix in Barbados or go chasing waterfalls in Iceland. Push the boat out with a cruise around Caribbean shores. No matter what you choose, make 2022 a year to remember! Your perfect bucket list adventure awaits.
When it comes to bucket-list experiences, it's hard to beat Dubai. Whether you climb the Burj Khalifa, witness a stunning fountain show or admire star-studded skies from a desert camp, there's plenty to see and do. Head to Bluewaters Island for the world's largest observation wheel, Ain Dubai. The glass pods rise to a staggering 250 metres! Get your thrills at Motiongate Dubai. The Hollywood-inspired theme park has just launched the world's fastest spinning coaster based on the thriller Now You See Me.
If you want to go all out on your 2022 holiday, there's no better place than Iceland. Head to the Westfjords for mesmerising landscapes, dramatic cliffs and tiny fishing villages. Marvel at Dynjandi, a beautiful, multi-tiered waterfall. Drink in some of the best views in Iceland at Bolafjall Mountain; the new viewing platform offers a fresh perspective from a height of 2,100 feet. If you’re lucky you may catch a glimpse of the Northern Lights!
Calling all cricket fanatics, join the Barmy Army on their tour of the West Indies for a bucket list experience like no other! Sun, sea, sand and world-class cricket await in Barbados. Fancy a trip closer to home? Experience the rush of a premier league crowd with a matchday break to Anfield, Stamford Bridge or the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Darts fans should head to the iconic Winter Gardens in Blackpool to watch the World Matchplay Darts. If racing is your passion, tick the Aintree Grand National off your bucket list in 2022.
Dubbed the world’s newest wonder, Wonder of the Seas is all about big, bold adventures. Ride the waves on the surf simulator or get your adrenalin pumping on the 10-deck high zipline. For ultimate bragging rights, plunge down the tallest slide at sea. Expect picture-perfect views as you cruise Caribbean shores. There's plenty to do, from diving in cenotes in Cozumel and swimming in crystal clear waters to relaxing on balmy beaches in St. Thomas.
Looking for an out of this world adventure? Travel to a galaxy far, far away with the brand-new Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser at Walt Disney World Resort, Florida. The two-night voyage offers you the chance to discover hidden spaces in the ship and train with a lightsaber. If Star Wars isn't for you, there are plenty of other magical moments as Disney World continues its 50th-anniversary celebrations.
The highly-anticipated Game of Thrones studio tour opened in Northern Island on the 4th of February 2022. TV buffs can experience the series like never before at Linen Mill Studios - one of the original filming locations. Captivating sets, authentic costumes and visual effects bring the kingdoms of Westeros to life. From Castle Black to Winterfell, add this behind-the-scenes journey to your bucket list today!
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