The summer season is in its peak and a lot of people all over the world are enjoying their summer vacations. There are some people, though, that have still not decided where to go for their annual summer vacation. If you are one of them, do not worry. We have prepared a list of destinations for you that may inspire your next summer vacation. And guess what – they are all inspired by movies. Check them out!
#1 Vicky Cristina Barcelona
If you have not watched the movie yet, you definitely must this summer. The movie will not only inspire you to visit one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, Barcelona, but it will also show you one of the greatest interpretations of modern love. You will see amazing actors, Javier Bardem, Penelope Cruz, and Scarlett Johansson, and places that are so romantic and beautiful, that it is almost unbelievable they are real. If this is not the movie that will inspire you to go to Barcelona, then there simply is not one.
#2 Mamma Mia
Mamma Mia, here I go again! There is probably not a single person who has not heard this hit by ABBA together with some of their other hits. And it is no wonder that now there is a musical which includes the greatest ABBA hits. And what you may like even better that the songs is the combination of songs and the beautiful scenery. The musical is filmed on one of the beautiful islands in Greece – Skopelos.
After the release of the musical more and more people begin visiting the place. Even if you do not visit the same exact island, you will be definitely inspired to visit Greece in the summer. The crystal clear waters, the beautiful beaches, the warm people, and the great food are just a part of the things you will fall in love with when you go there. So, you should definitely consider Greece as your next summer destination.
#3 Under the Tuscan Sun
If you are still single, then this movie will not only inspire your next vacation, but it may also inspire you to take a step and change your life for good. “Under the Tuscan Sun” is one of the movies that can make you laugh, make you cry even, but in the end it is so uplifting that you will be motivated to make a change in your life, or just to be happy for the things you already have.
And together with all the life lessons you are going to receive from the movie, you will definitely be inspired to go in Italy for the summer. Italy is like a piece of heaven if you know where to go exactly. Tuscany is one of these places. You will get the opportunity to feel the true Italian spirit, to meet warm local people and to try some of the most delicious meals you have ever tasted. This truly is La Dolce Vita.
#4 Eat Pray Love
This is one of the movies which made a lot of women buy the book, on which the movie is based, and read it. Eat Pray Love is not a story about traveling literally, but it is rather finding yourself again and learning how to be happy and to enjoy the small things in life, like the food you are eating, and the free time you have.
The greatest thing about the movie/book is that it takes you not to one place, but to three – Italy, India, and Bali. In each place, the protagonist Liz spends 4 months. In Italy she learns about the value of good food and how to enjoy it, together with the pleasure of doing nothing.
In the next country, India, Liz learns how to to cope with her own fear and anger. And in the last country, Bali, where her journey ends, Liz finds inner piece and learns how to love again. It is a great story which will show you amazing places and will make you want to see them. And all of it will be worth it, you can be sure about it.
#5 Sex and the City 2
No matter if you are a huge fan of the Sex and the City or not, you can be sure that watching the second movie will really inspire you to visit Abu Dhabi. The four friends – Carrie, Samantha, Miranda, and Charlotte, escape their routine life in New York and go to an exotic adventure in Abu Dhabi, where they have fun, deal with some problems, find things about their relationships and each other, and meet an acquaintance from the past. And if this is not enough for you, do not be in a hurry to exclude it from your list of movies. The stunning capital of the UAE is presented with all its glamor. And even riding a camel in the desert will look fashionable and fun.