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Spectacular nature, eclectic activities, impressive buildings and unique culture... Discover our list of 7 beautiful coastal cities around the world!
With its gorgeous white sandy beaches, Perth is the ideal coastal city! The Australian city is located close to beautiful and wide National Parks where visitors can enjoy the country's stunning wilderness and diverse wildlife. Make sure to visit King's Park and Botanic Garden, the inner city's park that preserves its European and Aboriginal heritages. Shopping at Fremantle, one of the most famous markets of the area is also a must-do if you love local goods and souvenirs... It's a great way to experience the city just like a local!
San Francisco, California
Crossing the iconic Golden Gate Bridge should definitely be on your bucket list! The City by the Bay offers an impressive mix of cultures and is full of diversity, with the largest Chinatown of the United States. In addition to the animated city center, San Francisco has also hundreds of bike paths and numerous hiking trails to explore the surrounding mountains. To spice up your holidays, make sure to visit the Island of Alcatraz, home of the abandoned penitentiary where notorious criminals such as Al Capone (also known as Scarface) were imprisoned!
New Orleans, United States
Amazing nightlife, live-music in the streets, Jazz and amazing culinary scene...New Orleans is a city located in Louisiana, along the American Mississippi River. It is world-famous for its incredible and diverse culture that blends French, African-American, Creole and Spanish influences. Famous for its traditions, superstitions, Voodoo culture and cuisine, the American city is like no other. We definitely recommend New Orleans's iconic carnival celebrations that take place each year during the holiday of Mardi-Gras. It is a once-in-a-lifetime experience you won't forget!
Let's go to the South of France! Located in the Provence Alpes Côte d'Azur region, Marseille is France's second most populated city after Paris. The city is most famous for its iconic pedestrian Old Port, a harbor of the city since antiquity. The beautiful city is also home to the lovely calanques, narrow inlets that can be found along the Mediterranean coast. Depending on what you prefer, you'll be able to admire those natural wonders either while hiking or by embarking on one of the many boat excursions from Marseille!
Bangkok is surely known for its electric nightlife and party spirit, but the Asian city offers much more than that! Every year, millions of tourists visit the city to admire its giant skyscrapers, impressive golden temples, animated floating markets or to taste its iconic street food. Bangkok also has many city parks that are just perfect to escape from the hectic city life for a little while. Thailand is often referred to as "The Land of Smiles", and the country's capital is no exception!