I knew going into 2020 as a new mom that I wouldn’t be doing that much traveling, but this December was supposed to be my month of travel adventures ? Since the struggle of 2020 robbed us all of our travel dreams and plans, I am even more recommitted to prioritizing travel in my life once it’s safe enough to do so. Since it *might* be looking like the world will be functional again next year, here are some 2021 travel destinations that are on my bucket list! It’s unlikely that I’ll be able to hit all of them in 2021, but I’m putting it out there so God knows the desires of my heart!
I feel like Zanzibar is to Nairobi as Tulum is to New York — it’s a short flight away where bougie people go to escape the cold and flex on their friends.
I never thought about Turkey as a destination before 2020 but the more I see it, the cooler it looks!
Maasai Mara, Kenya
We’ve done safaris, but we haven’t done THE safari which is in Maasai Mara. I think it would be cool to camp outdoors, and there are so many luxury camp experiences that seem so idyllic. The Safe Journey Retreat won’t be going to the Mara but it’d be a great add-on if you wanted to join and extend your trip.
Every time I see a picture of Arizona I get mad at myself for not visiting before we moved to Kenya. Or maybe Instagram made it popular. Either way, it’s so beautiful and is definitely one of my dream 2021 travel destinations!
I MUST go to Nigeria in 2021, and I would love to attend the Calabar Carnival in December. My parents went a few years ago and I’ve been saying I wanted to go for years, so it’s time to finally make it happen.