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Which Are Best Places To Travel Throughout The Year

Although we’d all like to jet off for a short break anytime we wish, the reality is that travel plans usually need to be made well in advance. Not only does this give us time to bag the best deal, but it also ensures we’ve done our research and don’t choose a summer vacation in Europe when it is, as a matter of fact, not summer during our stay at all. 

Knowing h excursions are available, what type of food we’ll be sampling and what we need to pack for our journey is important, which is why it’s good to prepare your list of places to visit which appeal to the eager tourist during the term of their stay.

Your annual tourism calendar

Of course knowing the exact weather conditions and political climate before the fact would be a bit farfetched and presumptuous of us, but we can tell you which countries tend to offer the best weather and ambience during each month of the year, in case you’re struggling to make up your mind.

JANUARY

Saffas will be happy to know that when it comes to holiday destinations, Cape Town measures among the top destinations on many a travel site’s listing. Of course, there’s not much we can tell you about Cape Town that you don’t already know, so let’s take a look at the rest of the January travel gang.

The top 10 destinations to travel to in January include:

  1. Cape Town, South Africa
  2. Adelaide, Australia
  3. Managua, Nicaragua
  4. Isla Holbox, Mexico
  5. Itacare, Brazil
  6. Pegu, Myanmar
  7. Belize City, Belize
  8. Koh Phi Phi, Thailand
  9. Espargos, Cape Verde
  10. Saint Lawrence Gap, Barbados

FEBRUARY

Our top February destinations include:

  1. Basse-Terre, Guadaloupe
  2. Honolulu, Australia
  3. Auckland, New Zealand
  4. El Hierro, Canary Islands
  5. Hue, Vietnam
  6. Maseru, Lesotho
  7. Havana, Cuba
  8. Muscat, Oman
  9. Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  10. Kampala, Uganda

MARCH

Our top March destinations include:

  1. Dubai, UAE
  2. Praia, Cape Verde
  3. Tulum, Mexico
  4. Miami, USA
  5. Kowloon, Hong Kong
  6. Manama, Bahrain
  7. Sao Paulo, Brazil
  8. Macao, Macao
  9. Shenzen, China
  10. Lusaka, Zambia

APRIL

Our top April destinations include:

  1. Ferteventura, Canary Islands
  2. Durban, South Africa
  3. San Jose, Costa Rica
  4. Hamilton, Bermuda
  5. Wuzhou, China
  6. Taipei, Taiwan
  7. Lantau, Hong Kong, Kigali, Rwanda
  8. Dakar, Senegal
  9. Kissimmee, USA
  10. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

MAY

Our top May destinations include:

  1. Rhodes, Greece
  2. Lanzarote, the Canaries
  3. Bujumbura, Burundi
  4. Mata-Utu, Wallis and Ftuna
  5. Port-Vila, Vanuatu
  6. Alexandrie, Egypt
  7. Tel Aviv, Israel
  8. Beirut, Lebanon
  9. Saint-Denis, Reunion
  10. Port Louis, Mauritius

JUNE

Our top June destinations include:

  1. Ibiza, Spain
  2. Naxos/Agean Islands, Greece
  3. Dubrovnik, Croatia
  4. Casablanca, Morocco
  5. Brindisi, Italy
  6. Nice, France
  7. Valetta, Malta
  8. Algiers, Algeria
  9. Mahebourg, Mauritius
  10. Monaco, Monaco

JULY

Our top July destinations include:

  1. Venice, Italy
  2. Angibes, France
  3. Las Palmas, Canary Islands
  4. Mykonos, Greece
  5. Iraklio, Crete
  6. Ponta Delgada, Azores
  7. Funchal, Madeira
  8. Libreville, Gabon
  9. Victoria, Seychelles
  10. Congo, Brazzaville

AUGUST

Our top August destinations include:

  1. Sidi Ifni, Morocco
  2. El Hierro, Canary Islands
  3. Rodrigues, Mauritius
  4. San Diego, USA
  5. Suva, Fiji
  6. Nuku’Alofa, Tonga
  7. Cotonou, Benin
  8. San Sebastian, Spain
  9. Salvador de Bahia, Brazil
  10. Yaounde, Cameroon

SEPTEMBER

Our top September destinations include:

  1. Skyros, Greece
  2. Essaouira, Morocco
  3. Brindisi, Italy
  4. La Gomera, Canary Islands
  5. Lagos, Portugal
  6. Saint-Gilles, Reunion
  7. Kampala, Uganda
  8. Chengdu, China
  9. Tokyo, Japan
  10. Cotonou, Benin

OCTOBER

Our top October destinations include:

  1. Lanzarote, Canary Islands
  2. Valetta, Malta
  3. L’ermitage, Reunion
  4. Hammamet, Tunisia
  5. Symi, Greece
  6. New Orleans, USA
  7. Osaka, Japan
  8. Alexandrie, Egypt
  9. Wuzhou, China
  10. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

NOVEMBER

Our top November destinations include:

  1. Bangalore, India
  2. Kowloon, Hong Kong
  3. La Gomera, Canary Islands
  4. Varadero, Cuba
  5. Miami, USA
  6. Manama, Bahrain
  7. Hell-Bourg, Reunion
  8. Bujumbura, Burundi
  9. Riadh, Saudi Arabia
  10. Mbabane, Swaziland

DECEMBER

Our top December destinations include:

  1. Dakar, Senegal
  2. Muscat, Oman
  3. Cancun, Mexico
  4. Doha, Qatar
  5. Saint John’s, Antigua and Barbuda
  6. Lima, Peru
  7. Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  8. Havana, Cuba
  9. Durban, South Africa
  10. Lilongwe, Malawi

Looking for summer all year?

If you’re in the mood for a prolonged holiday, you’d best take a look at the average number of daylight hours you’ll get around the world. Topping the list are Coral Bay, Settat, Cape Town and Abu Dhabi.

That’s it for Rand Rescue’s travel watch. Remember, if you need to convert your money we can offer you the best exchange rates!

Bon voyage!