Best Countries to Visit in August 2019

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The summer might be on its way out, but the travel bugs’ venom is still quite strong. Pardon our French, but give in to the damn bug. It allows you to travel, right? With the remaining days left, you might wonder what are the best countries to visit in August? Well, buckle up your seatbelts, as this is going to be a hell of a ride!


Best Countries to Visit in August





Jumping from the wine-lover country to the beer-drinking kingdom – meet Ireland itself. As one of the best countries to visit in August, you’re sure going to find lots of fun things to do. For example, you can go horse-back riding on the beach, or you can go surfing, hiking on islands, camping, and more. By the way, did we mention the incredibly tasty beers? Now, mark these for your next visit:

  • The Cliffs of Moher
  • The Skellig Islands
  • Galway City
  • Glenveagh National Park
  • Cork
  • Waterford
  • Dublin
  • Cobh




You’re gonna want to say “Obrigado/a” to us, as this is one of the best destinations in the world to visit, not just in August, but all year long!

Pick your favorite place – a beach, mountains, or a city center. Well, Portugal has ’em all. We are talking gorgeous catching giant waves at sandy beaches, smooth Port Wine, incredible food, and lovely people. Here are some of the places you should pin in your travel map (in no particular order, as they are all so great:



  • Porto
  • Lisbon
  • Monção
  • Braga
  • Aveiro
  • Sintra
  • Peneda-Gerês National Park
  • Óbidos
  • Alentejo
  • Algarve





If you feel like chugging a whole lot of carbs down your throat, and if you don’t care about that “summer-bod” anymore, then book your ticket to Italy. Believe you us, this is THE place when it comes to carbs. We’re talking about pasta, pizzas, pastries, gelatos, and all the yummy food you can think of. Now, Italy has more to offer than food. The lovely beaches, incredible Roman culture, architecture, and history… No wonder Italy is one of the best countries to visit in August. Hey, strike that, not just in August. But the whole damn year-round. Check these out:

  • Rome
  • Rovereto
  • Venice
  • Florence
  • Napoli
  • Amalfi Coast
  • Sicily
  • Milano





Escaping Europe calls for somewhere in Asia. Might we suggest Malaysia?

Although the predominant religion here is Islam, Malaysia is also famous for its numerous Buddhist temples. With its rich history, gorgeous secluded islands with white sand beaches, and metropolis on the other side, Malaysia is a fit for every traveler seeking something new. If you’re headed there, here is what you should visit:

  • Kuala Lumpur
  • Langkawi
  • Malacca
  • Selangor
  • The Perhentian Islands
  • Malaysian Borneo
  • Tioman Island





How about we hop over the pond, shall we? As one of the best countries to visit in August is most definitely the USA. And there is something to see in each of the countries of the states. America is home to world-famous movies, TV shows, and pretty much everything that comes from there – the world accepts. For “Friends” we’ve literally wanted to go to see the Big Apple. Here are some amazing places you can go and see:

  • New York
  • Washington 
  • Boston
  • Miami
  • Mount Rushmore
  • San Francisco
  • Dallas
  • South Lake Tahoe
  • San Diego
  • Las Vegas
  • Los Angeles



Where would you go? Share in the comments!


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  • Ivana Nedic

    August 14, 2019

    Who could chose between these gorgeous places! But, if I have to pick… Portugal! 😍


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