Summer 2016 has arrived and it’s time to turn the music louder than usual and experience foreign foods without regret.
We at Del Toro believe in seeing beauty beyond footwear. Recently the team got together to grab drinks and discuss our summer travel plans. It was great to hear about the different trips and tropical getaways. Here are 5 destinations you should ink into your bucket list; prepare your passports and tag us once you land!
Known for its distinct elegance, Bermuda functions as a luxurious travel experience essential for any jetsetter’s portfolio. Bermuda boasts a lush countryside dotted with vividly colored homes.
Only a 120 minute flight from the United States’ east coast, Bermuda is a quick trip. Once you arrive you will be welcomed by turquoise waters and an assortment of hidden coves and inlets.
This island serves as a great destination for golfers, photographers or anyone looking to explore a leisure setting. Mark Twain made no mistake when he wrote, “You can go to heaven if you want. I’d rather stay in Bermuda.”
Over the past quarter century, this low-lying Aegean island has been considered one of the most cosmopolitan locations in the Greek isles. Mykonos is without a doubt the perfect scene to sunbathe, relax and if you’re up for the experience: go snorkeling!
Apart from its beaches, Mykonos is the consummate nightlife destination, offering numerous clubs and bars. Roll up your linen pants, sink your feet into the sand and enjoy the shores from picturesque villages. Be sure to check out Little Venice, where the windmills and church of Paraportiani remain a local landmark and must-see outing.
Not only is Crete Greece’s largest island but it is also the mythological birthplace of Zeus. Tourists are drawn to the island’s magical radiance and conspicuous hospitality. Crete possesses cultural traditions in its music, art, food and crafting. For the outdoorsy, you’ll enjoy the abundance of wildlife and vegetables that are unique to the island. We encourage you to experience Crete’s crystal-water beaches, impressive architecture and satisfying food delights.
Moorea, French Polynesia
Ready to welcome you with relaxed vibes, Moorea is one of the most striking islands. Moorea’s allure lies in its eight mountain peaks and translucent lagoon. Moorea’s landscape forges its reputation as a place for land and water adventure.
As for Moorea’s local culture, the island has many artists, more than any other in French Polynesia. You will encounter the one-of-a-kind workmanship of painters, woodcarvers, sculptors and pearl and shell jewelers.
Bora Bora, Society Islands
Undoubtedly a fantasy destination, Bora Bora is one of the most beautiful island in French Polynesia. Get away with your loved one and experience this romantic reality, tailored entirely for marital bliss.
Relish in Bora Bora’s enchanting turquoise waters and bask in long days of snorkeling and diving. Shop at the local boutiques or partake in the local cuisine at restaurants such as Mai Kai Bora Bora, or the legendary Bloody Mary.
Take a break and go discover a world of excitement and panoramic views. On your travels, don’t forget your Del Toro backpack, weekender, and security-friendly slippers!