Looking for some ideas of where to travel in August. Here is a list of the most popular places to visit during the month of August around the world. Switch between months to browse other peak time destinations.

Hoi An

Hội An since 1999 as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Old Town Hội An is recognized as an exceptionally well-preserved example of a Southeast Asian…

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Ubud

Ubud is located amongst rice paddies and steep ravines in the central foothills of Gianyar. It is promoted as an arts and culture centre and…

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Cairns

Cairns is a city in the state of Queensland. The city is the 5th largest in Queensland and ranks 14th overall in Australia. Cairns was…

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Galápagos Islands

The Galápagos Islands are a group of volcanic islands located 906 km west of Ecuador. The islands are known for their large number of unique…

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Timișoara

Timișoara is the 3rd largest city in Romania and a main social, economic and cultural centre. Nicknamed the Little Vienna or the City of Flowers,…

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Kathmandu

Kathmandu is the capital and largest city of Nepal, with a population of around one million. Also known as "City of Temples", it is home…

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Medellín

Medellín is the second-largest city in Colombia, after Bogotá. The city has an estimated population of 2.5 million as of 2017. Medellín was a dynamic…

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Nicosia

Nicosia is the largest city of the island of Cyprus. It has been inhabited for over 4,500 years and has been the capital of Cyprus…

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Florence

Florence is the most populated city in Tuscany, with 383,084 inhabitants. It was a centre of medieval European trade and finance and one of the…

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Sousse

Sousse is a city in Tunisia. The city has 271,428 inhabitants . Sousse is a part of the Mediterranean Sea. Its economy is based on…

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Edirne

Edirne is a city in the northwestern Turkish province of Edirne. It is close to Turkey's borders with Greece and Bulgaria. The city's estimated population…

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Harare

Harare is the capital and most populous city of Zimbabwe. It has an estimated population of 1,606,00. The city sits on a plateau at an…

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Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik is a city on the Adriatic Sea in southern Croatia. It is one of the most prominent tourist destinations in the Mediterranean Sea. Its…

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Marrakesh

Marrakesh is a major city of the Kingdom of Morocco. It is the fourth largest city in the country. Marrakesh is situated 580 km southwest…

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Shenyang

Shenyang is the provincial capital and the largest city of Liaoning Province. According to the 2010 census, the city's urban area has 6.3 million inhabitants.…

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Singapore

Singapore is an island city-state off southern Malaysia Its a global financial center with a tropical climate. In Singapore's circa-1820 Chinatown stands the red-and-gold Buddha…

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Surabaya

Surabaya is on the island of Java. It mixes modern skyscrapers with canals and buildings from its Dutch colonial past. It has a thriving Chinatown…

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Denpasar

Bali is an Indonesian island known for its forested volcanic mountains and rice paddies. The island is home to religious sites such as cliffside Uluwatu…

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Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City is famous for the pivotal role it played in the Vietnam War. It's also known for its French colonial landmarks including…

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Hanoi

Hanoi is the capital of Vietnam. At its heart is the chaotic Old Quarter, where the narrow streets are roughly arranged by trade. There are…

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Da Nang

Da Nang is known for its sandy beaches. It's a popular base for visiting the inland Bà Nà hills to the west of the city.…

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Bangkok

Bangkok is Thailand’s capital. It's is a city known for ornate shrines and vibrant street life. The boat-filled Chao Phraya River feeds its network of…

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Chennai

Chennai is the capital of the state of Tamil Nadu. The city is home to Fort St. George now a museum showcasing the city’s roots…

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Macau

Macau is a region on the south coast of China across from Hong Kong. A Portuguese territory until 1999, it reflects a mix of cultural…

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