Although it is not the most popular month of the summer season for vacationing, there are quite a few people all over the world who want to go on holiday in August. Just like every other month, August too brings with it a wide array of amazing vacationing opportunities. For anyone who wants to make an amazing trip this August, the following are the five places that should be on the top of their list of probable destinations:
Home to one of the sexiest and most exotic languages in existence, France should be a top consideration for anyone looking to go on holiday this August. Côte d’Azur, in particular, is where a person should go if they decide on spending a few days relaxing in France. Côte d’Azur is not only a fan-favorite spot for French locals but is also a highly regarded tourist destination thanks to the many sandy beaches and elegant restaurants that it is home to.
Ibiza – an autonomous community of one of the most hospitable countries in the entirety of Europe, Spain – is extremely well known all over the world for its nightclubs and for being one of the hottest spring break destinations for today’s youth. However, that is the side of Ibiza that the world has chosen to recognize. Upon a short amount of exploration, tourists will find that there is much more to Ibiza than nightclubs. Ibiza houses some extremely beautiful and untouched sandy beaches, along with numerous rocky coves and glamorous farmhouses.
The Yucatan Peninsula consists of three Mexican states, along with some areas of Guatemala and Belize, and is another one of the top go-to destinations for people looking to make an entertaining trip this August. The Yucatan Peninsula, along with the Mayan Riviera, has some of the most intriguing and mesmerizing archaeological sites in the entire world. In addition to the archaeological wonders, the Yucatan Peninsula is also home to world-renowned snorkeling and scuba diving, white beaches and a tropical jungle.
Netherlands as a whole is an extraordinary country, but the most exciting city in the Netherlands is none other than the region’s capital, the charming city of Amsterdam. Amsterdam is considered to be one of the most popular and welcoming cities in Europe, and with its artistic heritage and intricate canal system, is definitely a strong contender for the best destination for a holiday in August. The weather in Amsterdam is so great this time of year that simply wandering through the streets of Jordaan will give a person more pleasure than they can imagine, and the famous museums located in Amsterdam are certainly an added bonus.
If what a person seeks is nature and wilderness, Montana (as surprising as it may be) is the perfect place for them to make a trip to this August. Aptly coined the “Big Sky Country” for its spacious and open landscapes, Montana has everything from snow-capped peaks to Rocky Mountains and from grasslands to the Great Plains, along with lakes, alpine hiking trails and hordes of animals.
As unusual as a holiday in August may be, there are no set-in-stone rules as to when a person should or should not go on holiday, which makes a vacation in August just as viable an option as a vacation June or July. Deciding on a destination can be quite tricky if what a person wants is an amazing trip this August, but as long as a person chooses to visit one of the destinations listed above, the trip they take this August will be one of the most memorable and entertaining trips ever.
Author: Amir Najam