The Best Places In The World For Each Season

13 March 2014

 

No one should ever be limited to the seasons available in your current country of residence. Nowadays, it can be pretty difficult to find the kind of weather that you want to experience for your vacations. The best thing that you can do is chase the best of winter, spring, summer and autumn. We give you the popular choices if you want to explore the famous places to visit and the not so famous choices, if you’re more into unique vacation destinations. Let us offer a few suggestions of marvelous places in the world where you can experience the best of each season.

 

Summer

Popular choice: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Popular choice: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

 

A country famous for beaches, parades and everything else that is stereotypically “summer”. Summer time in Brazil takes place December to April, perfect for people who live in the US and Europe and want to experience summer during their winter. You have a scenic view of the beach, the city and the mountains and you also have a wide choice of summer activities available, like parasailing, surfing, hand gliding etc. Walk on the beaches of Ipanema and experience summer at its best.

 

Less popular choice: Capri, Italy

Less popular choice: Capri, Italy

 

A less popular, but more expensive choice for the best of summer is Capri, Italy. This island paradise offers scenic views, crystal clear ocean water, rich culture and secluded luxurious resorts and hotels. Summer in Capri is from June to September. If you want a scenic and less obvious choice for the summer, this is the best place for you.

 

Spring

Popular choice: Holland, The Netherlands

Popular choice: Holland, The Netherlands

 

Colourful tulips in full bloom and a vintage windmill in the background. Holland transforms into a scenic painting everywhere you look during spring time. This place has daffodils, tulips and all the other splendid looking and fragrant flowers of spring. Spring in Holland is from April to May. There are only a few places in the world that can rival Holland as the best place for spring time.

 

Less popular choice: Osaka, Japan

Less popular choice: Osaka, Japan

 

One of the very few places in the world that comes close to Holland for spring time is Osaka, Japan. Spring means one thing in Japan: Cherry Blossoms. This is one of the best times of year for Japan and all the locals look forward to “Hanami” or flower viewing. It is traditional in Japan to gather around cherry and plum trees with family and friends and admire the wonders of spring. Spring time in Japan lasts from the end of March till May.

 

Autumn

Popular choice: New York, USA

Popular choice: New York, USA

 

There’s a reason so many forms of film and literature talk about “Autumn in New York”. Between September and November every year, New York is at its finest painted orange by the falling leaves of trees in Central Park. Autumn is the best season to go and see New York City. Autumn has the perfect weather for walking locations to really enjoy the best things that the big apple has to offer.

 

Less popular choice:  Tuscany, Italy

Less popular choice:  Tuscany, Italy

 

Stay under the Tuscan sun for the months of September to November and see the sun-kissed region of Italy at its finest. Immerse yourself in culture and nature as you walk or bike around the many gardens, vineyards, hills and farms in this magnificent part of Italy, best enjoyed during the autumn season.

 

Winter

Popular choice: Bern, Switzerland

Popular choice: Bern, Switzerland

 

Bern is the best Switzerland has to offer during the winter. Bern, they say, is much better during winter than it is the rest of the year. Winter in Bern happens during the end of the year, December till February. Bern presents a classic Swiss winter, so you should give Bern a look for your winter vacation.

 

Less popular choice: Seoul, South Korea

Less popular choice: Seoul, South Korea

 

Winter in Asia is almost a totally different experience than winter in Europe and the US. South Korea’s winter is from November till March and South Korea glows in white with their beautiful frozen lakes and snow covered castles. Take part in the city’s drinking culture and enjoy Korea’s unique spicy food to keep warm.