Places To Visit In December
Holidays mean people will be travelling, which means good places to visit in December will be busy. A festive destination will be great for those who are sick of the hustle and bustle of the city life, but who still want a change of scenery. We recommend having a look at the list below.
This fun town is at the centre of the ‘High Plateau of Mexico’, which has lush vegetation, high mountain landscapes and a cool climate. The official summer is from May to August and in the winter the temperatures are even lower, often around 10 degrees.
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It’s no secret that December is one of the best months to travel. November’s cold and rainy weather gives way to what many say is the best month of the year—December. While summer is usually the height of vacation season, it seems many people are thinking that December is the time to spend with family and friends, whether they’re in the US or abroad. But December is also one of the best times to take a look at destinations that are often overlooked by travelers and see what they have to offer. Here are a few places where you can escape the cold and embrace the festive season in some of the best places to visit in December.
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Pound Palembang: Ranggung Palace
The architecture of historic Ranggung palace in Palembang is second to none, with a magnificent palace filled with temples and courtyards and bright blue mosaic streets. The colorful flags of the nearby Javanese carnival, Mount Merapi, and the royal residence of Palembang are all captured in this amazing view.
The architecture of historic Ranggung palace in Palembang is second to none, with a magnificent palace filled with temples and courtyards and bright blue mosaic streets. The colorful flags of the nearby Javanese carnival, Mount Merapi, and the royal residence of Palembang are all captured in this amazing view. Ramal Tegal: Sunset at the Tomb of Iswandi
Southeast Asia’s first botanical garden is undoubtedly one of the world’s best.
What To Pack For Your Holiday
The last weekend in the month of December is the last weekend that’s loaded with holiday travel. Even if you don’t feel like traveling, it can be a stressful month to go anywhere since there’s more traveling around during the holidays than any other time of the year. For this reason, many bookending the holiday travel season are peak prices and super busy airports, resulting in a prolonged travel season. The biggest causes of holiday stress are what to wear in the airport, driving in the snow, and coming across family in unfamiliar towns.
But luckily there’s a few places that aren’t as busy as the rest. In some instances, these places have notoriously small, low-traffic airports and destinations that don’t feature commercial flights.
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The weather is getting chillier and the excitement for the festive season has kicked in. The winter holiday season is the most joyful time of the year. As you finish your year’s work and are looking forward to celebrating with family and friends, find some time out from your hectic schedule to escape to a beautiful destination. Here are some of the top winter holiday destinations for the rest of the year and you can take advantage of some low-cost travel to experience it.
The weather is always cool in Barbados in the winter. The sea is a natural landmark in Barbados, which is why you will never have a dull moment here. Just watch out for the white sands and turquoise waters, you will have the perfect holiday for you and your family to enjoy.
This post is an excerpt from Smarter Travel: The Ultimate Guide to Going the Extra Mile, published by CNN Open Source.
Now that you’ve had time to digest all the holiday travel advice you can handle, it’s time to start planning your trip. You know the deal: Expect long lines, traffic and hotel rooms. The holidays will be here soon, so plan ahead and fly smart this season. (And do it quickly if you still haven’t booked a flight yet!)
And there are plenty of options when it comes to traveling. Just to name a few:
Winter sojourns: From icy mountain retreats to bucket-list spots in Mexico, check out the world’s most picturesque places for a winter vacation.
From icy mountain retreats to bucket-list spots in Mexico, check out the world’s most picturesque places for a winter vacation.