The Best Places to Go on Holiday in December

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The Best Places to Go on Holiday in December
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Looking to get away during December but don't know where to go or what to do? The holidays are a special time of year when family and friends come together to celebrate. December is a month full of celebration including Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, and New Years Eve. So, why not celebrate in style?

For many people, December is the perfect time to travel and escape the cold weather for some winter sun while lounging on the beach, cold cocktail in hand, forgetting all about the chilly weather back home. For those that wish to embrace winter season, there are plenty of winter wonderland luxury holiday destinations to enjoy, no matter if you want to hit the slopes or sip hot chocolate!

For snow

Whether youre dreaming of a white Christmas or looking to escape the heat, a snowy holiday is the perfect way to enjoy some winter wonderland fun. If you’re looking for a traditional winter experience, then a snowy holiday in the Alps is a great choice. You can cosy up in a chalet, go for long walks in the snow-covered forests and enjoy some of the best skiing in the world. Of course, there’s always the après-ski – the perfect way to unwind after a day on the slopes!

Mountain Getaway in Meribel:

Meribel is a magical destination in the French Alps, and it's the perfect place to spend your holiday if you're looking for amazing scenery, great skiing, and a vibrant après-ski scene. The skiing here is some of the best in the world, and there's a huge variety of runs to suit all abilities. It is also home to the world-famous 3 Vallées, which is the largest interconnected ski area in the world. When it comes to après-ski, Meribel also knows how to party. There are plenty of bars and clubs to keep you entertained, and the streets come alive at night. If you're looking for a holiday that has it all, then look no further than Meribel.


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Snowy Slopes in St Anton:

When it comes to winter sports holidays, St Anton in Austria is one of the most popular destinations. The town is situated in the Tyrol region of the Alps and is renowned for its excellent skiing and snowboarding. The slopes in St Anton are unmatched, with over 200km of pistes to explore, as well as off-piste options for the more adventurous. The town is also home to the world-famous Valluga ski run. If you're not a fan of skiing or snowboarding, there are still plenty of other activities to enjoy in St Anton. There are loads of hiking and walking trails, or you can stay by the indoor pool in your luxury villa! So, if you're looking for a winter holiday with a great mix of skiing, snowboarding, and other activities, then St Anton is the perfect destination for you!


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for sun

December is a time of year that's often accompanied by cold and dreary weather. For many, this can make the winter months seem long and tiresome. However, one of the best ways to avoid the winter blues is to take a winter sun holiday. Escaping the cold is the perfect way to break up the monotony of the winter season and soak up some much-needed vitamin D. Whether youre looking for a holiday thats full of adventure or one thats more relaxed, there are plenty of destinations around the world that offer a great winter sun holiday experience.

Winter Sun in the Dominican Republic:

The Dominican Republic is a Caribbean paradise filled with stunning beaches, heavenly weather, and vibrant culture. But did you know that it also has a great winter season? In fact, it's a perfect place for winter travel, with a variety of activities to keep you entertained. The winter season runs from December to March, and during this time of year, temperatures remain relatively mild. This makes it the perfect time to explore the country's many attractions without having to worry about the intense heat or humidity!

One of the best activities to enjoy during the Dominican Republic's winter season is whale-watching. Every year, thousands of humpback whales migrate to the Dominican Republic's warm waters to mate and give birth. Whale-watching tours are available year-round, but winter is the best time to spot these majestic creatures. Board a boat and see these marine giants up close for a truly unforgettable experience!


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Sun and Sand in Marrakech:

As the winter months approach, many travellers are looking to escape from the cold and embrace some sun and warmth. Marrakech, the "Red City" of Morocco, is the perfect destination for a winter getaway. With its ancient streets, lively culture and stunning landscapes, it is no wonder why Marrakech is one of the most popular destinations in the country.

The city is filled with lush gardens and beautiful architecture, making it a great place to explore. During the winter months, the it's less crowded, allowing visitors to truly take in the beauty of the city. Marrakech is also home to some of the best traditional attractions in Morocco. The most famous is the medina, a walled city with a maze of narrow streets and bustling souks. Here you can find a variety of souvenirs, spices, traditional leather goods and food stalls. Away from the excitement of the city, Marrakech is surrounded by stunning landscapes and natural scenery, so take advantage of the ideal temperatures and beautiful surroundings to adventure in the stunning Agafay desert!

Wherever you decide to go on your luxury holiday in December, this list of the best places to go on holiday is sure to give you unforgettable options! 


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