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“Social Distancing”, a new concept, although some may argue that by creating social media platform, we have been doing some distancing..socializing! Either way, it seems that concept is here to stay, and possibly expand. So we thought we’d look for articles and do some research on destinations that one could easily add to their wish list, if one was to hope for some..social distancing. Here are 7 among our favorite social distancing destinations (yet, you can be sure more are out there). Enjoy!

Italy has the most beautiful villages across all of its regions. We uncover 8 of the most beautiful Italian villages and their breathtaking landscapes, unique architecture and pristine islands. We’ll be covering everything from the hillside town of Cetona, known for its distinct landscapes, and its stunning beauty, to the sea town of Marzamemi, a village of Arab origin that gives you the feeling of being transported back in time.

Explore the hidden gems of the United Arabic Emirates, more commonly referred to as the UAE. This country is notorious for its most phenomenal city, Dubai, and its unique infrastructures and skyscrapers such as the Burj Khalifa (standing at an impressive 828 meters tall). Not to mention the UAE’s second most populous city, Abu – Dhabi, which is home to more than 200 incredible islands. Yet, very rarely do we associate the UAE with its incredible outdoors and nature reserves.

Most of us know Valentine’s Day has become a “holiday” designed by capitalist chocolatiers and novelty toy purveyors. The day that finds it’s way to your doorstep, uninvited and needy. Then comes the dash to the local pharmacy or department store where you find the biggest, loudest, frilliest creation made available to symbolize your big, big love for your significant other. When we look past the commercial poofery, emboldened in lace and tule; there is a lovely sentiment in being reminded.

Let’s move the spotlight away from the country of South Africa to make it now shine on two of its neighbors. Two marvelous lands that share some of South Africa’s amazing landscape in addition to their own specific topography, culture and wildlife. Namibia and Botswana are very special countries offering totally different landscapes, from the oldest desert in the world, the largest natural salt pans to the largest fresh water delta that does not enter the ocean.

Here’s a little secret: There are actually dozens of reasons to wed away, from seeing jaw-dropping locales to spending real bonding time with your nearest and dearest. It’s a trend one in four couples is now boarding (A plane! A boat! A helicopter!). Fancy a barefoot bash over a buttoned-up affair? You’re not alone. The Mintel U.S. weddings report found that 58 percent of brides want their wedding to be remembered as a fun and casual party, rather than a formal event.

From Lisbon to Porto, and through Alentejo and Douro, Portugal offers an incredible diversity in experiences, history, culture, taste and colors. We have compiled, with the help of some fantastic articles out there, some of the best of Portugal. Discover the country’s inner and outer beauty, then join us on one of our curated journeys, or simply get inspired by having us create your very own. Explore the fairytale-like landscapes of Lisbon, or simply create your own adventure.

Winter markets took place over the course of several days, instead of week, letting residents stock up on baskets, wood carvings, seasonal food, and other supplies for the looming cold months. Dresden’s market may be the oldest in Germany, with the first event approved by Frederick II, Elector of Saxony, in 1434. Eventually these seasonal markets turned their focus on Christmas celebrations, as known today. Here are some of the best Christmas markets in Europe for a holiday treat.

A glittering Adriatic coastline, historic cities and dramatic landscapes make Croatia one of the most exciting destinations in Europe. You’ll discover UNESCO-listed cities, superb seafood and hundreds of exquisite islands. Dubrovnik is a treasure trove of 16th-century architecture, and it’s merely the start. You will more likely be equally impressed by Split’s waterfront Palace of Diocletian where shops, restaurants and apartments are laced through 3rd-century ruins.

Your days are spent working hard and juggling every aspect of life, but you still dream about that destination that’s been on the top of your travel bucket-list for longer than you can remember. So what’s holding you back from taking that luxury vacation you know you deserve? If we were to tell you that an exclusive journey has been designed and planned to your dream destination, would you be interested?

From futuristic cities to ancient traditions, Asia is fast becoming one of the most sought-after travel destinations. Delving into local authentic experiences to get a real feel and understanding of a region is becoming more of a priority for today’s discerning traveler, as well as experiences that allow for personal transformation and growth, makes Asia such an up and coming continent to explore. We here Art In Voyage understand that travel is evolving, and we’re embracing it with open arms.

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