Everyone will undoubtedly experience a break-up or two in their lifetime. Sometimes it can be a relief and sometimes it can be devastating - either way, why not mend that broken heart by escaping old routines and familiar places? Get out there, add some culture to your life, and experience what the world has to offer. Here are six destinations that are sure to help you get over your ex.
Visiting the world’s most densely populated country will not only add variety to your life, but you’ll quickly find that you’re not thinking much about your ex. You’ll be too busy navigating the fascinating culture of this ancient country. For a truly unique experience, voyage up the Yangtze River among mist-shrouded mountains or run a marathon along the Great Wall of China. From Hong Kong to Beijing there is an amazing variety of locales to choose. Spend a week exploring street markets, visiting historical sites, or eating some authentic Chinese food, and you’ll be on your way to mending that broken heart.
Why not allow your heart to fall in love again - with one of the most romantic countries in the world! Italy will help you get back on your feet, literally! Every historic street is worth exploring, so get out of the cab and spend some time wandering the cobblestone alleys and eating delicious pizza and pasta. The local ingredients and attention to detail that everyone puts into their food will warm your heart. And, of course, you’ll need a glass of wine with every meal! Be sure to try a local vintage from the sun-soaked hills covered in grapevines. Italy is home to a lot of the world’s best wine, which doesn’t exactly hurt when you’re getting over your ex.
Why not head somewhere sunny to lift your spirits after a breakup? A country full of beautiful beaches, delicious beer, golden fish and chips, and a million different outdoor activities is a surefire way to help you get over your relationship. Don’t stay cooped up indoors lamenting your loss, get out there! Go snorkeling in the Great Barrier Reef or go backpacking up the East Coast. Explore the outback and see Uluru (Ayers Rock). Don’t forget to take some surfing lessons is there are some of the best waves in the world right around the corner. There’s more than enough stuff to keep your mind off the person who broke your heart.