The long and gloomy days of winter can really take a toll on the mind and body. For an extra dose of Vitamin D and a brief respite of warmth, head to these hot destinations to experience some of the best of winter’s sunshine.
Just a short plane ride stands between you and endless consecutive days of sun and tequila. Instead of staying at some of the coast’s biggest resorts, opt for a smaller town for a more authentic experience and possibly a private beach.
Slightly further south but worlds away is Colombia, where tropical rainforests don’t stand in the way of hours upon hours of sunshine.
When it’s winter where you are, why not fly to summer in a matter of hours? Granted, South Africa is more than just a few hours away, but the brilliant coastline and sparkling sands can warm the body and soul.
Before the rainy season hits full swing in April, catch your last chance for dry-season delight in Southeast Asia. Boat rides and cycling along the coast are ideal outdoor activities in this warm and humid locale.
If you can’t afford an international getaway, there’s nothing wrong with jetting off to Los Angeles or San Diego for a long weekend of shorts-wearing weather. Though it may be too cold for swimming in the Pacific, the sight and smell of the ocean will invigorate the soul with summer vibes.
Dining is an art, and now that applies to both on the ground and at 35,000 feet thanks to Hainan Airlines’ “Hai Chef” Inflight Artistic Chinese cuisine series, a collaboration with Dong Zhenxiang, a Chinese culinary master also known as Dadong.
Explore Eastern Europe and former Soviet-bloc countries with Freewheel Holidays self-guided cycling tours that allow you to see the region at your own pace while enjoying the great outdoors in Romania, the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland.
Wales is often an overlooked country because it’s smaller than its neighbors and does not have as many popular landmarks and attractions to pull people in. However, the country is gorgeous and travelers who make the journey will be left breathless by the beauty of the landscape. It’s a green land with rolling hills and quaint towns. Wales is also home to many beautiful castles waiting to be visited.
All Nippon Airways (ANA) is the largest airline in Japan. With flights from the United States to Japan and all of Asia, it's the perfect airline to book your next trip with. From ANA's amazing in-flight food to its excellent customer service, it comes as no surprise ANA has been awarded five stars for its seventh consecutive year by the SKYTRAX World Airline Rating.
Lavido is the skin and body care brand offering products inspired by nature. The Israeli-based company was formed in 2003 with the goal to address skincare needs with products made from raw, plant-based ingredients. Lavido launched in the United States in 2015.