In December, when the snow descends and the twinkling lights in the shopping districts are shining bright, or when you light a warm rustling fire and children enjoy ice skating activities, all seems lovely with the world. But by the time the end of the year comes around, the novelty of all these things begins to wear away and most people start thinking of where they should be heading to for a quick vacation before the holiday season is over. Here are 5 ideas for places to go on vacation this winter:
- The Cayman Islands
The turquoise waters of the ocean and the sandy beaches of the Cayman Islands are one of the most stunning winter vacation destinations to consider. The biggest of the three islands here is Grand Cayman and it offers a number of opportunities for dining, shopping and entertainment. Travelers can also swim alongside stingrays here in Stingray City.
While some people feel that Hawaii doesn’t really offer anything unique, this isn’t true at all. Hawaii has a lot to offer the travel-hungry and there are a large number of tourist attractions that will keep you enchanted and enthralled. You can explore the stunning surfing waves, blue seas and white beaches and enjoy the pristine white beaches. The Na Pali Coast State Wilderness Park in Kauai is stunning and the wealth of natural beauty that this place offers is truly worth every moment you spend there. Other areas you can visit include Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park, Lana’i, Road to Hana and Haleakala National Park in Maui.
- Andros, Bahamas
This is actually an archipelago of 700 different islands. All the coasts here are lined with swaying palm trees and are covered with white sand. You have a number of leisure activities to choose from such as adventure and water sports. There are also a number of child-friendly activitiesif you are traveling with children.
- Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
This place is famous for its nightlife. However, there are a number of other activities, dining and cultural activities to choose from. No matter how you look at it, the time you spend here will be filled with relaxation and fun. This town is located in a very scenic spot where the Sea of Cortes meets the Pacific Ocean right at the very tip of Baja California. You can visit The Cabo Arch, which is a stunning rock formation that juts into the sea.
- Turk and Caicos
If you are looking for a completely relaxed vacation, then the Turks and Caicos Islands are undoubtedly one of the best options. Here, you can choose to rent a turksand caicos luxury villa, and go kiteboarding and indulge in a number of other activities as well. It can be extremely relaxing to soak in the warm sun, visit the local areas of interest and participate in various water sports and other activities. You can explore places like the Grand Turk, the Providenciales and Salt Cay.
Many cruise ship travelers stop bay at Providenciales and it is the main tourist attraction in the Turks and Caicos. If you like swimming, snorkeling and diving, Salt Cay is one of the best places to visit. You will find there are a large number of vacation rentals Turk and Caicos that offer a luxurious stay and outstanding amenities.
You can plan your vacation to any of these amazing destinations and are sure to find some fun activities and watersports and other entertainment options that meet your requirements.