On May 12 (in the U.S.) moms will celebrate Mother’s Day. Agoda published a review of the 5 best getaways for rewarding your mom with a Mother’s Day 2019!
- Paris, France
France is a remarkable country to travel on Mother’s Day. Your mother will remember this trip for a long time.
The weekend is the best time to go to Paris Flea Market, the largest antique market in the world. The market is a conglomerate of several flea markets, each famed for their own kinds of unique treasures and individual mystiques. Give mom a map of flea market sections, and don’t forget to include directions to Clignancourt Flea Market Malik, Marche Paul Bert, Biron Market and Marche Malassis – Marche au Puces St-Ouen.
Less popular is the Vanves Flea Market. Every weekend several hundred sellers gather at this place and trade in a wide variety of goods. Here you can buy silver, glassware, a variety of vintage jewelry and coins.
Book Market George Brassens is located near Parc Georges-Brassens. The book market draws more than 100 vendors selling a plethora of old and rare books. In addition, walks through Parc Georges-Brassens will be another unforgettable impression of the city of love and romance. Shady avenues, quiet water, pacifying landscapes here will help your mom relax both body and soul.
Aligre Market will be appreciated by your mother. Everything is sold here – from old gramophones to pottery items. Aligre Market is also filled with rows of cheeses, pates, meats and French pastries.
- Beppu, Japan
If you want to make your mother an unforgettable gift, then offer her to go to Beppu.The city contains eight hot springs and onsens, and each feature public baths as well as ryokan accommodations.
8 public hot springs & onsen in Beppu
- Beppu Onsen
- Kannawa Onsen (Hotel Yoshimi)
- Myoban Yunosato Hot Spring
- Kankaiji Onsen
- Hamawaki Hot Spring
- Kamegawa Hot Spring
- Horita Hot Spring
- Shibaseki Onsen
Bali is the best place to relax. Your mother will enjoy a lot of pleasure from a variety of natural landscapes; high mountains and volcanoes, mountain rivers and lakes, waterfalls and a diverse coastline, as well as the ancient culture of the island. Also, she can visit the spa salons, Balinese massage parlors and hot and cold spring jacuzzis.
- London, England
London is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. There are many different parks. The parks of the city always remain green and become the main place for outdoor recreation.
One of the most popular parks is Hyde Park. Mom might catch a glimpse of real royals hanging out at Hyde Park. It’s rumored that the sprawling green space is a favorite hang out for Prince Harry and Meghan (Markle), Duchess of Sussex.
Greenwich Park is one of the oldest royal park in London. Here you can see the famous Thames River from atop a quiet hill.
Victoria Park is the oldest public park in London is known as “The People’s Park” and offers rowboat rides from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
Kensington Gardens is the former home of William III is now a pleasant respite for Londoners and tourists alike.
- Valencia, Spain
Magnificent Valencia attracts tourists for its unique attractions. In addition, Valencia is famous for its rich Spanish cuisine and unsurpassed traditional dishes. The unmatched cuisine of Valencia has a huge amount of rice-based dishes.
Paella: This fragrant rice dish is a gorgeous concoction of rice, shellfish, vegetables and meat.
Arros negre: rice with squid (cuttlefish) and squid ink cooked in a paella.
Arros a banda: rice cooked in fish stock.
Gazpacho: a cold soup made from raw, blended vegetables. This famous Spanish dish is a treat in the summer.
Best Mediterranean restaurants in Valencia
- La Pepica
- Canalla Bistro by Ricard Camarena
- Horchateria Santa Catalina