Who hasn’t fantasised about spending Christmas in the sun and ringing in the New Year in a pair of flip-flops and a swimsuit? In the winter, ask the Three Wise Men to grant your request and take you to one of these warm destinations.
You’ve done a fantastic job all year and deserve a relaxing beach vacation. Make your majesties aware of it and request your present in advance. Take advantage of the Christmas holidays to visit one of these warm destinations where the temperature does not fall below 20 degrees in December.
You may enjoy the heat of North Africa just a few hours away via plane. Fez and Marrakech are two of the most recommended places, as the vibrant souks and stunning medinas will astound you.
2. Cape Verde
In the Atlantic archipelago, sun and beach are guaranteed throughout the year. There are lovely spots, colourful houses, and truly virgin beaches on each of the ten islands. It is also a fantastic area to go surfing.
3. Gran Canaria
Spring temperatures prevail throughout the year in the Canary Islands, making it a highly recommended warm vacation for December. Don’t miss the Maspalomas dunes, the island’s natural parks, and the famed “papas arrugás” with mojo picón, a native sauce.
Take advantage of Tunisia’s moderate climate by visiting its beaches, exploring the medina in flip-flops, or taking a sun-drenched vacation to the Sahara desert. Another benefit of this destination is that it is considered low season during Christmas, so the journey will be inexpensive.
The state of Goa will provide you with lovely days of sun and beach at a temperature that is more than pleasant. Dare to leave Europe and immerse yourself in a completely other culture.
The green mountains and secret beaches of this Atlantic island make it a true natural paradise. The environment is mild all year, and the water temperature fluctuates from 20 and 25 degrees… It’s ideal to spend the entire day swimming!
If you have enough vacation days, travel to the other side of the world to enjoy the southern hemisphere’s summer in Australia. Be among the first to greet 2018… from the beach!
Thailand’s beaches are a veritable paradise, with a tropical climate. The heat is less oppressive at this time of year, and there are fewer tourists in general. Take advantage of the opportunity to travel to this lovely country.
There are no places where it rains or is cold. Take advantage of the opportunity to tour the city, see the world’s tallest structure, and experience the elegance of the Arab Emirates.
Another warm destination to visit throughout the winter, particularly for people seeking sun, sea, and desert. Take advantage of the opportunity to explore Petra and the Wadi Rum red desert.
11. South Africa
It is always summer on the African continent. We urge that you fly to South Africa for a fantastic Christmas break. The best beaches may be found in the Port Elizabeth, Knysna, and along the so-called Garden Route areas.
This beautiful island in the Indian Ocean is the greatest place to unplug and leave your coats and wool sweaters behind. It has a temperate climate, yet there are gusts that are suitable for surfing or kiteboarding throughout the winter months.
Riviera Maya and Cancun will greet you with warm weather, a beautiful environment, and the nicest beaches for lying in the sun and doing nothing. If you need a good dose of relaxation, consider this option.
Santiago de Cuba, Havana, Trinidad, Camaguey… Enjoy the pleasant weather while being enchanted by the fascinating culture of Cuba, a beautiful destination to visit in December. You will not want to return home!
Summer temperatures in Egypt are nearly terrible, thus winter is the best time to visit. Discover the Ancient Egyptian Empire, navigate the Nile, and see the famed pyramids to fulfil your ambition.