Gals Abroad! The Best Places For Your Next Girly Vacation

Going away with all of your girlfriends gives you all a great time to catch up with one another and enjoy some bonding. You’ll be free from college or work for a whole week and can enjoy each other’s company in some truly great locations around the world! Where will you want to go with all your gals?

Generally speaking, the best destinations for a girly vacation are either beach holidays or city breaks. If you just want to relax on your trip, then you will have everything you need on a pleasant beach getaway. But if you want to do a bit more exploring, then cities are the way to go.

Still not too sure where the best place to take all your girlfriends is? Here are some of the best options for you. Hopefully, you’ll think one of them is a winner!

Rhodes, Greece
If you like the idea of lounging around on a beach all day but think you might get bored after a couple of days, you need to find somewhere that has plenty of culture as well as lovely beaches. That’s why you need to consider Rhodes in Greece! The island of Rhodes has a few different towns and villages that are within perfect reach of most beaches and other attractions. You can’t go wrong with the village of Lindos, though. You’ll find some cute rooftop restaurants that overlook the glistening beaches. It’s also working distance from the acropolis, so you can get your fill of Ancient Greek history as well!

Nice, France
If you are thinking about spending some time with your girlfriends in France, you might be slightly tempted to just book a long weekend in Paris. But Paris is so basic right now! Rather than the French capital, you should think of traveling further afield. How about Nice? This combines the best of both beach getaways and city trips. The city of Nice is right on the coast so has a fabulous stretch of beach within easy reach of the city center. There are also some great beaches a short drive from the city which are slightly more peaceful. You also won’t be too far from St Tropez which is one of France’s most glamorous destinations – you never know, you might bump into your favorite celebrity!

Jakarta, Indonesia
Do you want to travel to paradise with all your gals? If so, how about spending a week or more in Indonesia? The country is made up of hundreds of islands, each with their own unique landscape and culture, so there is plenty for you to explore and discover! Take a look on to find yourselves some great accommodation in the Indonesian capital. Even if you don’t want to spend your whole trip in a city, it’s still very much worth staying here for at least a couple of nights to get a taste of Indonesian city life! Once you’ve had enough of busy Jakarta, it’s worth moving on to Bali. This pretty island is known for its extensive wildlife and beautiful scenery. There are also plenty of beaches for all your sunbathing needs!

Sri Lanka
Another great country for soaking up some paradise is Sri Lanka. Sure, you could simply spend your time here relaxing on the beach, but there is so much interesting culture and history for you to explore while you are there. If you want to try and stay fit while you are on your vacation, it’s worth hiking up to the top of Sigiriya. This is one of Sri Lanka’s many heritage sites and was created way back in the 5th Century. Once you are at the top, you’ll be able to see some of the oldest landscaped gardens in the world.

Barcelona, Spain
Europe is a great destination for all your girly trips as there is so much shopping, galleries, and museums for you to fill your time with. And Barcelona is one of the best cities for all of that kind of stuff! After all, just take a look at the great list of art galleries on You might not be able to fit them all into your itinerary! At the very least, though, you should try and find the time to visit the Picasso Museum. It features the most extensive collection of his work. It’s also a good idea to go for a walk around Park Guell, the masterpiece by Gaudi. You’ll see some very intriguing architecture indeed!

London, The United Kingdom
Do you want to go somewhere where you will be able to shop until you drop? If so, then London could be the best destination for your whole gang! There are hundreds of different shopping opportunities. You might want to go to Oxford Street, which is possibly the most famous shopping street in the world. If you’d rather go shopping in a mall, then you should spend the day in Westfield Shopping Centre. The food scene in London is also marvellous so it’s an excellent destination for foodies and gourmands.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Dubai is another great destination for all of the serious shoppers among you! But it’s not all about the designer shops, though. You will also find many glitzy spas where you can benefit from various different beauty treatments. So, it’s the perfect holiday location for some pampering! There are also some great beaches as well where you can sit back and soak up all the sun and good weather. If you are all feeling slightly adventurous, you might want to enjoy an excursion out to the desert. But don’t worry if you don’t feel like leaving your hotel one day – every hotel has some fantastic facilities and amenities, so you will easily be able to stay entertained from the comfort of your own hotel!

These are just the pick of the best girly vacation destinations. If none of these have tickled your fancy, you’ll be able to find more fantastic recommendations for destinations elsewhere online!