Top 5 All Year Round Destinations
Feeling the itch to travel? Do you want to get away now, in a week’s time, within the next 2 months, or just whenever you feel like? If you’re worried about seasonality and the best time to book... don’t be. Ditch your daily humdrum and all your worries, there’s a boat load of destinations you can cruise to all year round! Keep reading to find Cruiseabout’s top 5 all year round destinations - where no one is the early bird and there are great deals waiting for you whenever you’re ready to travel.
With stunning beaches, ocean and year-round warmth, South Asia offers a bounty of idyllic destinations for lazy meanderings and blatant sun-worshipping. One of the more popular spots, the Maldives, is home to almost 1,200 islands that cater for visitors of all types (families, honeymooners, and budget-conscious travellers), so it’s really just a case of picking your proverbial paradise. With some of the world’s best underwater experiences on offer (abundant marine life, dazzling coral and oh-so-warm waters), it’s an all year round hot spot.
Couple snorkeling off Fihalhohi Island, Maldives
A riot of technicolour, the Caribbean is an intoxicating mix of tropical forests, picture-perfect beaches fringed by azure waters and a profusion of wonders spread over 7,000 islands. A kaleidoscope of adventures awaits here – from revelling in centuries-old icons and exploring the paradise that lies beneath the endless ocean, to island-hopping for a taste of culture and soaking up the layabout atmosphere beach-side. Any time of the year is a good time to embrace your inner pirate!
Safari in the north coast of Aruba, Caribbean
With a welcoming climate pretty much year-round, Hawaii's six main islands draw millions of visitors each year. Laid-back and low-key, adventurers seek a range of experiences, from exploring the geological wonderland and frolicking in the cobalt blue ocean to lazing on golden beaches and finding the perfect wave. Horse riding through lush forests? Snorkelling with manta rays? Hiking across lava flows? Whiling away the hours on a deserted beach? Life is lived outdoors here – say aloha to an unforgettable island holiday.
Maui Coast, Hawaii
Embrace your inner Robinson Crusoe with a jaunt to the dreamy South Pacific, where you’ll find a deliciously diverse array of breathtaking islands, bathed in glorious sunshine. Ocean lovers can scan the crystal clear waters with a lazy snorkel, dive amid coral reefs teeming with life, or kayak vast expanses of coastline for a glimpse of remote lagoons. Too energetic? Banish those aches and pains with a soothing dip in a hot spring, wade through bubbling waterfalls, then lay on a glittering beach and feel the stress melting away.
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Yes, most of us have pulled out the woollies and are preparing for a few months of chillier weather; however, in certain parts of the country, the climate is positively balmy. From the Whitsunday’s coastal fringes and lush rainforests, to the world-renowned oceanic wonder of the Great Barrier Reef and the Top End’s ecologically diverse national parks, this part of Oz basks in almost year-round sunshine. And let’s not forget the Kakadu’s ancient rock art, tumbling waterfalls and billabongs exploding with wildlife – this is an adventurer’s nirvana, all year round.
Snorkeling in Heron Island, Great Barrier Reef
So who says who can’t cruise all the time, any time? Book your next dream trip by calling Cruiseabout on 1300 954 661 and in no time at all, you’ll be packing a bag and frolicking beneath sunshine-bathed, vast blue skies.
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