10 Destinations Black Women Should Book A Flight To
Overworked? Stressed out? In desperate need of some rest and relaxation? Time to plan your next vacation.
With summer just a few months away, now is a great time to make use of those neglected vacation days. Do yourself a favor and gather up the girls, grab your luggage and travel to an exciting destination filled with sights to see and great experiences. If you’re looking to catch a tan in the Caribbean, learn more about your heritage in Africa or simply see what other cultures have to offer, these 10 destinations should all be added to your bucket list.
From the Vatican and Trevi Fountain to the Colosseum, Italy is filled with beautiful historical landmarks. And whether it be a formal greeting of “Ciao” or a sweet compliment, Italy is sure to have you feeling confident, especially since Italian men are not shy when it comes to showing their appreciation of our beauty. Not to mention, this place has all the pasta and wine a girl could ask for, so there’s that.
One day you can check out the scenic national parks, the next, you can immerse yourself in learning about the culture and the history of South Africa. Enjoy good food and great people in the place they call the Rainbow Nation.
One of the most popular islands in the West Indies, Jamaica is a must-see. From the good vibes of the people to the music and delicious food, you’ll feel right at home and instantly embraced. Take a walk along the beautiful beaches or have some fun getting your groove back like Stella. Whatever you do, Jamaica is calling your name.
Thailand is home to beautiful temples, picturesque beaches and traditional food that is both tasty and cheap. If you’re looking for a gorgeous getaway, you won’t be disappointed in this Southeast Asian gem.
Home to our very own bad gal Rihanna, Barbados is an amazing spot for your next girls’ trip. Known as the birthplace of rum, it’s one of the best party islands in the Caribbean. With its cultural soca music, beautiful beaches, and tasty island food, you and the girls can either kick back and relax or have the time of your lives.
With the second largest African population outside of Africa, and so many shades of Black people, good luck feeling out of place in Brazil. With famous landmarks such as the Christ the Redeemer statue or the Copacabana neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, you’ll never get bored. Every day will be filled with a new adventure.
The city of love and lights is the perfect getaway destination. Whether you want to indulge in the wine, be in awe at the fashion or experience a sweet romance of your own, this city exudes a magical aura that every Black woman should experience in her lifetime.
If we’re being completely honest, a trip to the motherland should be mandatory for all Black women, but since it’s not, do yourself a favor and plan your next trip to one of our favorite destinations: Ghana. If you are curious about your ancestry, or just in need of authentic Jollof rice, fear not, because Ghana’s got you covered. Filled with history, culture and welcoming people, the West African country is a place you will never forget.
Japan is one of the most underrated yet magical cities in the world. It’s unique in its outlandish fashion, diverse musical culture and deep traditional values. And if you get homesick, throughout the nightclubs of Japan you’re sure to hear the latest hip-hop/rap or reggae song that will have you feeling right at home.
The Maldives is the perfect getaway for complete rest and relaxation. With its signature turquoise blue water as well as its waterfront villas, you can obtain some serene peace and quiet. Make sure you take advantage of getting there while you can. Due to rising sea levels, it’s believed that the Maldives will be completely submerged in the not too far future.