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Top 5 Destinations to Visit in Winter

Top 5 Destinations to Visit in Winter
Has the thought of winter got you feeling a little worse for wear? Head out of the cold and into the sunshine with our top 5 destinations to visit in the winter.
From the gorgeous shores of Thailand to the architectural marvels of Mexico, it’s time to ditch the coat and grab your sun hat for some of the best sun-filled holidays. 

Calming Canaries

Your luxury Canary holiday awaits with year-round sunshine, relaxation, and adventure. Situated off the coast of northwestern Africa, the Canary Islands are a top winter sun destination for their incredible versatility.
Whether you’re looking to relax on the golden sands, go hiking along the rugged cliffs, or travel more inland for a cultural extravaganza, the Canaries have it all. 
If you’re looking for opulent style and luxury, Lanzarote is the place to be. The Princesa Yaiza Suite Hotel Resort is one of the most popular luxury hotels, and for good reason.
The options are endless for romance seekers, relaxation revellers, or family festivities, this exquisite resort has something for everyone. The various water sports, eight swimming pools, and 15 bars and restaurants are sure to meet all your Lanzarote holiday needs. 
The second largest island in the Canaries, Fuerteventura, offers a cultural explosion with African and European influences. History buffs will love the incredible architecture and various cuisines. If you’re after something more relaxing, there are over 150 beaches to choose from. 
If true romance is on the cards, then a trip to La Gomera is in order. It’s the smallest of the Canary Islands, but holds its own, with incredible coves to explore with a loved one in a peaceful paradise. 
Image of a beach surrounded by houses on the hillside in the Canary Islands

Tranquil Thailand

Tranquil Thailand holidays are sure to put a smile on your face. Known as the land of smiles, Thailand offers the perfect combination of tropical adventure and relaxation bliss. 
Thailand is lucky enough to enjoy year-round sunshine, with balmy temperatures and white sand beaches lined with palms. You’re in for a fun-filled beach holiday. 
The crystal blue waters of Khao Lak invite you to take a dip and explore the incredible coves and marine life. If you want to dive, this is where you want to be. It is home to a stunning mountain backdrop and some of the best dive sites in the world. 
If you’re looking for jungle exploration along with tranquil beaches, Koh Phangan offers the best of both worlds with tropical jungles and calming white sandy bays. 
Santhiya Koh Phangan Resort & Spa is an eco-chic resort with the best of the sea and mountainous landscapes. It’s the perfect luxury stay to fulfil all your Thailand holiday dreams. 
Image of three boats on the sea next to white sand beach in Thailand

Care-Free Caribbean and Mexico

Sovereign’s luxury Caribbean and Mexico holidays await with some of the best beaches and exotic explorations to get you out of the winter blues. 
Food lovers, Barbados has some of the most magnificent Caribbean cuisine. A variety of restaurants and lively bars spin the harmonious tempting tempo that authentic Caribbean music is made of. With a vibrant culture and tropical beaches, this is sure to be a luxury holiday you won’t forget. 
For the true beach-lover, Antigua is said to have 365 beaches. That’s a beach a day for an entire year! Water sports and relaxing sunbathing alongside transparent turquoise waters, this is the ideal spot for lapping in luxury. Carlisle Bay Antigua offers seclusion, serenity, and an award-winning spa. As a member of the Leading Hotels of the World, you’re invited to enjoy the white sand beach on your doorstep.
Mexico is another cultural spectacular with the freshest traditional Mexican feasts on every corner. A visit to Chichén Itzá is a must for history buffs. It is one of the largest archaeological sites in the world and is home to ancient Mayan marvels, including old sports arenas and the famous El Castillo pyramid. 
Image of the monument of Chichén Itzá in Mexico

Blissful Bali

Beautiful Bali is the perfect luxury destination to get out of the cold. Bali is home to some of the most stunning scenery with rainforests, paddy fields, waterfalls, and some of the best beaches in the world. 
If you’re looking for a winter sun break filled with relaxation and adventure, Sovereign’s Bali luxury holidays have it all. 
Travel to Ubud for fantastic rice paddy adventures with incredible rainforests that are a one-in-a-lifetime opportunity for nature lovers. The Ubud Monkey Forest will also bring you face-to-face with some of the cheekiest creatures, the grey long-tailed macaques. 
As for luxury beach holidays, the far southeast of the island brings you to the stunning Nusa Dua. Here you can sit back and take in the sunshine, sea, and sand right from some of the best beach resorts in the world. 
The Pavilions Bali offers a tailor-made experience where you can relax in style. From the variety of signature dining experiences to your own private swimming pool, these hotel villas are pure luxury. 
Image of a white sand beach and lots of palm trees in Bali

Charming Cyprus

Ready to fall in love? Home to Aphrodite, Cyprus is the stuff of legends. As romantic as the tales are, it might just be the enchanting setting that has visitors feeling the love. In the heart of the Mediterranean Sea, the sunshine cascading over the ocean, it’s easy to see why Aphrodite fell in love here. 
Sovereign’s luxury Cyprus holidays offer some of the best experiences, accommodations, and excursions. From the picturesque promenade and marina in Limassol to the historical Paphos with tales of years gone by, the options are endless for your perfect summer Cyprus getaway. 
Located on a secluded Blue Flag beach, Columbia Beach Resort is a stunning five-star hotel offering elegant interiors alongside gorgeous Cypriot architecture. The four restaurants and six bars provide ample opportunity to savour perfectly prepared local cuisines. You can soak up the sun from the golden sands or the comfortable loungers around the swimming pool.
If you’re in the mood to explore the glorious nature of Cyprus, you don’t get better than the Troodos Mountains. In the heart of Cyprus, this is the perfect opportunity to unwind and be one with nature. 
Image of ruins on the coastline by the sea in Cyprus

Add a Touch of Luxury with Sovereign

Are you ready to explore the top 5 destinations to visit in winter? At Sovereign Luxury Travel we have over 50 years’ experience in tailormade luxury holidays. We take care of all the finer details, so you don’t have to. Our Personal Travel Planners are on hand every step of the way to ensure your luxury holiday is memorable and enjoyable.
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