1. LAUGARVATN FONTANA, ICELAND
Experience authentic Icelandic nature while relaxing in the warm geothermal pools and natural steam rooms with snowy mountains view at Laugarvatn Fontana in Iceland. We found this gem when hunting for Northern Lights this winter.
2. RISTORANTE GROTTA PALAZZESE IN ITALY
Carved out of magnificent limestone rocks,with a view over the blue-green Adriatic, the Hotel Grotta Palazzese in Polignano a Mare lies in an unparalleled location and has been enchanting visitors for centuries.
3. ALBARRACIN, SPAIN
Albarracín is a small town in Spain, that has preserved all its Islamic and mediaeval flavour. The main thing that surprises visitors who arrives at the town of Albarracín is its imposing fortified enclosure, whose perimeter is far larger than the area of the urban centre.
4. AESCHER HOTEL, SWITZERLAND
Open from May til November, Aescher Hotel is so high up on the Appenzell mountains that you have to get a cable car or hike to reach it.
5. The Icelandic Horse Park – Fakasel, Iceland
Another hidden gem from Iceland, Fakasel – is the one and only Horse Park in the middle of the Icelandic countryside, where you can mingle with locals, dine on fresh Icelandic food and most importantly, get to know the gorgeous Icelandic Horses.
6. TREEHOUSE POINT, WASHINGTON STATE, USA
The complex—part treehouse hotel, part quaint event venue, part wilderness preserve—is in the middle of a lush forest yet only a 35-minute drive from downtown Seattle. If you are looking for a quiet, unusual and natural getaway – this is a place to be!
7. FAROE ISLANDS, DENMARK
Located to the north of Scotland in the bracing waters of the North Atlantic, these islands combine the richness of Scandinavian culture with the awe inspiring wonder of nature.