If you are after culture, then Marrakesh may be the top destination for you. In addition to its ancient heritage and architecture,Marrakesh offers many events and activities. In December, the annual film festival is held, which adds a little glamour to the city.
The coastal cities in South Africa (main picture) are a great destination for those who wish to escape the hustle and bustle of the typical tourist hot spots for a little relaxation. The South African government has invested a lot in tourist facilities, which are perfect for an excellent and relaxed trip. The country has a lot to offer, from its beautiful natural reserves to its modern spas.
For excitement and luxury, you can’t go wrong with Dubai. Under the bright sun, there are more than 60 malls, great restaurants and some of the most amazing modern architecture ever seen. The city is suitable for families or couples who want to spend their winters in sunny luxury.
If you are after a low-cost holiday, you can visit the beautiful Canary Islands. These Spanish islands offer unparalleled tropical beauty and beaches. Recently named as the best value winter sun, you can’t go wrong with the Canary Islands.
Staying safe on holiday
At many destinations outside of Europe, the risks of travel illnesses are quite high. It is important that you make sure you have all necessary travel vaccinations for the country you are visiting. Going to Africa or any other destination should be preceded by a visit to your travel nurse to get your Hep A and Hep B vaccinations, mosquito net, malaria, typhoid or yellow fever tablets. Please note, that depending on the country you choose to visit you may need a particular type of malaria protection, as the malaria parasite has become resistant to certain medicationsin some parts of the world.
Regardless of which amazing destination you decide to visit, it’s important to take all necessary precautions. The sun might not be able to find you but you can find the sun.