When you decide to travel outside of summer, it does mean you are not guaranteed the sunshine. It can mean that beach holidays have to go out of the window. However, there are so many other holidays, which are worth considering. Here are a few holiday ideas you will enjoy all-year-round.
Skiing in Switzerland
Skiing is one activity you can do on your travels throughout the year. The sun does not have to be shining to enjoy gliding down the slopes. Switzerland is named one of the best places to go skiing, as there are several resorts such as Zermatt and Verbier for your skiing adventure. You can read more about the best resorts for skiing in this feature. It’s also popular to go skiing in Switzerland as it has beautiful mountain scenery. And there are beautiful villages to explore when you have finished skiing for the day. If you do decide to go skiing on your travels, you need to remember to pack everything you need for the strenuous activity. Also, book some lessons before you go, so that you can soon get comfortable on the slopes.
Millions of people go on a safari in Africa every year for an experience they never forget. The weather can still be hot in September and October, so it’s an ideal holiday to enjoy all-year-round. There’s a lot of benefits of going on an African safari; animal lovers will be in their element as you will get up close to an amazing variety of animals. You also get to experience breathtaking landscapes and will get stunning pictures you can keep forever. There are several areas to go to for an African safari including Botswana and Ethiopia. You should choose the destination carefully depending on which animals you would love to see. After spending days seeing all the amazing animals, the luxury accommodation will be bliss for the evening. They often put on shows so you can learn more about the history of the area.
City trip to Paris
If walking around the city hand in hand sounds like your thing, then a city trip would be an ideal holiday idea you can enjoy all year-round. Paris is one of the most interesting and vibrant cities you can visit. It’s a great place to visit outside of summer as you don’t have to mingle within all the millions of tourists who visit the romantic city during the year. There is so much to see and do including the iconic Eiffel Tower and the legendary Notre Dame. You can also take a boat on the Seine and soak in the wonderful atmosphere. And in the evening, you can enjoy a dish or two at a traditional Parisian restaurant, and then go on to see a show. After Paris, travel further afield in France and visit areas such as Amiens and Reims.
If you still fancy some sun, there are some places you can visit in winter such as Cuba, Barbados, and Costa Rica which still enjoy beautiful weather!