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2018 Best Holiday Vacation Destinations

The holidays seem far away most times, but isn’t it funny how they creep up on us? If you’re looking to plan ahead a little bit, we’ve curated the top vacation destinations during the holiday season and why they’re worth visiting. Maybe you live in the Midwest and are looking for a place to thaw out during your Christmas break. Or maybe, it’s still a little warm in the south around Thanksgiving and you want to cool down in the snow-capped mountains somewhere. Whatever kind of destination, whether warm or cold, these places are sure to please!

If you like warm weather…

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St. Barth’s, Caribbean

This destination is the place to be if you like high-status locations that are pretty near to paradise. You’re sure to have a good time with the exciting nightlife and relaxing afternoons at the almost-perfect sand beaches. We advise to book early to get a reasonable rate at this location, where you can also get out of your comfort zone in off-shore activities.

St. Barth's beach area next to blue green water


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Goa, India

Goa in December is magical. There are lights strung everywhere and the weather is absolutely perfect. Don’t be afraid to join in the fun at the parties on the beaches, If you’re thinking about booking here, book early (and don’t forget your travel insurance!). You’re not the only one who wants to enjoy your holiday here.

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Laos and Cambodia

The weather won’t be too warm here in the fall and winter months but make sure to book your trip in advance! You won’t be bored while listening to the birds in the banana trees or finding a delicious hole-in-the-wall restaurant. If tranquility is what you seek, seek the sunrises–you won’t be disappointed.

South East Asian scenery with mountains and water

If you like cooler weather…

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Venice, Italy

Because fall and winter aren’t prime tourist season, the streets and sights should be less crowded. That could also mean less trip cost with cheaper everything! You’ll be able to capture more photos and fully enjoy the sights without crowds of tourists around.

Venice, Italy overlooking water and city


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Park City, Utah

Park City is known as a ski-town, but whether you’re a ski bum or foodie, you’ll enjoy what the city has to offer. It’s antique charm will put a smile on your face as you walk down Main Street. If you’re in need of more relaxation, book a massage treatment for the best kind of way to wind down.

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Nagano, Japan

Nagano’s winters will have you in awe. First of all, let’s talk about snow monkeys. You’ll see them warming up next to outdoor hot springs. Embrace the cold and go sledding, skiing, or snowboarding! Just make sure you get travel insurance, in case an emergency occurs while you’re hitting the slopes.

Japanese monkey sitting in snow on mountain


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