Between gray skies and rainy weather, the cold is also gradually settling on the whole France. Added to this is a societal context far from joyful between the rise in energy, fuel and the conflict that persists at the gates of Europe without forgetting the time change. So many changes that can lead to what is called winter blues. Desire to sleep, cravings, larger meals, low energy, lack of interest in things, weight gain, difficulty sleeping, irritability, feelings of guilt… So many signs that should put the chip in your ear : you probably suffer from what is called seasonal affective disorder. Fortunately, there are tricks to mitigate it. Light therapy, hygge, take care of your diet, do an outdoor activity, take care of yourself, spend time with loved ones, so many tracks to test without moderation.
What if the best way to combat the gloom of winter was to go on a trip to the sun for the winter holidays?
Exit this formidable season. This season we go on a trip to the sun for the winter holidays! Although it is possible to go to the mountains to hurtle down the ski slopes, this year, let’s opt for sandy beaches, for a blue sky, extraordinary landscapes under a radiant sun. Close-up on the best must-see destinations to bask in the sun in winter.
Sun destination to spend the winter : a trip to Asia
Among the best destinations, there is of course Thailand. There’s nothing like the “land of smiles” to fight the winter blues . The coves and colorful rocks bordering the white sandy beaches of Ko Tao, the bridge over the River Kwai, Khao Yai National Park, the temples of Chiang Mai, the tropical beaches of dream islands such as Phuket or Kho Samui, gastronomy, s, the cities of Bangkok, not to mention water around 30 ° C will give balm to anyone.
Vietnam is also a top destination to spend the winter in the sun. And here again there are must-see sites during a trip to the land of the dragon. Hanoi, the thousand-year-old capital, the Far North of Vietnam with its ethnic markets, its karst landscapes in particular, Halong Bay which is one of the natural jewels of Vietnam, Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, the ancient imperial city of Hue, the nugget that is Ho Chi Minh or the island of Phu Quoac are all great corners of paradise to enjoy the sun in winter.
Of course, Cambodia and Bali are also beautiful destinations to spend the winter in the sun. To enjoy the trip while taking care of our eyes, nothing like tips to choose your sunglasses.
Sun destination to spend the winter : a trip to South America
Recife, the Iguazu Falls, Rio de Janeiro and Christ the Redeemer, Salvador, the Lençois Maranhenses National Park, the Amazon, Tiradentes, the Pantanal reserves, Cachoeira do Buracao, the multicolored village of Olinda or Fernando de Noronha are all discoveries beyond the mythical beaches of Copacabana. Between cities that never sleep, beaches synonymous with relaxation or green landscapes, Brazil has many nice surprises in store for those who want to go to the sun in winter.
If Brazil knows how to conquer hearts to warm them in winter, so does Mexico. Between its vestiges of lost civilizations, its beaches bordering turquoise waters, its impressive national parks, its traditions and its gourmet cuisine, Mexico is a warm country. It is above all the ideal place to enjoy, take care of yourself and to spend a winter holiday in the sun. And here again there are must-see places to discover : the Yucatan region, las Islas Mujeres, Guanajuato, the Bacalar lagoon, the Sian Ka’an reserve, Tulum, Palenque, San Cristobal de las casas, the caves of Cacahuamilpa, Mexico City, Guadalajara, Morelia or Oaxaca in particular.
Of course, Peru, Argentina or Cuba are also beautiful destinations to spend the winter in the sun. Once the destination has been chosen, all that remains is to put swimsuits in our luggage.
Sun destination to spend the winter : other suggestions for travel
At the mere mention of the Caribbean, the eyes sparkle ! Exploring Santo Domingo, scuba diving in Las Terrenas, immersing yourself in the turquoise waters of El Limon waterfall, relaxing in Punta Cana, hiking in the Cordillera Central, admiring the fauna and flora of the Eastern National Park or immersing yourself in local folklore are all must-see things to do in the Dominican Republic to enjoy the sun in winter.
It is also possible to choose Mauritius, Cape Verde, Tanzania, South Africa as a travel destination to spend the winter in the sun. Tap, barefoot or jellyfish … It is better not to forget the perfect shoes to stroll in the sun during the winter holidays.