It’s safe to say that winter still has us firmly in it’s grip! Before we start looking forward to spring, how’s about seeking out some of that all-elusive winter sun. To keep your spirits high, we’ve put together a list of 5 perfect holiday destinations to escape the winter blues.
With palm fringed beaches and average temperatures above 32° throughout the Winter months, Goa makes an ideal destination for a winter getaway.
A heavy Portuguese influence combines with traditional Indian heritage to create Goa’s exotic, vibrant culture.
For years Goa’s sandy beaches have attracted hedonist tourists from across the globe. Head north if you are looking for a more fashionable vibe.
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Jet off with the girls for a weekend mini-break to this mystical Moroccan city.
Marrakech is steeped in history and has bags of stylish riads and hotels to choose from. Experience Marrakech’s sensational colours, textures, smells and tastes.
With an average daytime high of 18°C on the Winter months Marrakech makes a perfect destination at this time of year. Although don’t forget to pack a jacket as the evenings can get chilly.
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A great family destination, with sandy beaches, warm weather and lots of watersports.
The oldest of the Canary islands, Fuerteventura is situated off the east coast of Africa. Boasting 3,000 hours of sunshine per year and temperatures of around 20°C from November to February.
Expect a dramatic, volcantic landscape where fine white sand has blown in from the Saraha forming spectacular desert like sand dunes.
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Fancy something bit more long-haul? It’s a pleasant surprise to find you can travel further a field and still escape the dreaded jet-lag by visiting the South African city of Cape Town. Despite being in a different hemisphere, Cape Town is actually in the same time zone as the UK.
You’ll find stunning scenery and wildlife, award winning vineyards, not to mention an eclectic melting-pot of some of the world’s finest foods.
“The versatile and easy to wear ‘Seafolly Sun Lounger Hoodie’ by Seafolly won’t fail to give your holiday that all round feel-good factor. Available in two gorgeous colorways; Indigo and Seychelles (pictured), it’s already proving to be one of this years biggest sellers.”
For those looking for romance and all out luxury and a particular favourite here at Coco Bay is undoubtedly the the beautiful Maldives.
Compromising of over 1000 coral islands, The Maldives are surrounded by the turquoise Indian ocean, teaming with colourful, exotic sealife.
With pleasant temperatures all year round the winter months provide a more affordable option to visit this undisputed paradise.
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