The winter is coming and the sun becomes the most wanted thing on earth. For this reason, discover 5 Luxury Winter Sun destinations to upcoming holidays escape and the most luxury hotels to stay at!
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Portugal is the best place in Europe for a very pleasant season by the sun, with plenty of sunshine up and down the country and temperatures rarely falling below 10ºC. With an average of more than 300 sunny days a year, winter here can sometimes seem more like spring and you always need to have your sunglasses to hand. Some places have a special charm at this time of year and you will always find plenty of activities to keep you busy, by the see or in the cities.
For a luxury stay in Portugal, stay at Covet House in Porto.
Headquartered on the bank of the Douro River, that gives life to the best wine in the world, COVET HOUSE stands out in a serene manner, between rustic-style gardens and granite stonework, in a contrasting and balanced dialogue that welcomes and receives visitors with the utmost care and attention.
Furnished only with artisanal made-in-Portugal furniture, Covet House will offer a luxury ambience for the best experience in Portugal: by the see, with a glass of Porto wine ad surrounded by the best interior design of the country.
Ko Phi Phi, Thailand
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Ko PhiPhi is a little archipelago of six islands in Krabi Province located in the Southern Thailand. It is touted to be a standout and one the best island group on the planet. Ko Phi is the biggest and is the most populated island out of the group. Open from Phuket, with all guests touching base by pontoon, Ko Phi Don has awesome shorelines and prominent plunging and snorkelling spots. A great part of the island is the marine reserve. Other than the amazing shorelines Ko PhiPhi has staggering rock developments and peaceful turquoise waters abounding with beautiful marine life. A lively nightlife, world-class adventure sports and the sheer magnificence which is sufficient to get everyone going!
Stay at Phi Phi The Beach Resort.
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If you don’t fancy the Caribbean this winter, but still want a similar climate and the same stunning beach resorts, Mexico could be the destination you are looking for. With a high standard of service and accommodation, Mexico is an intriguing and enticing winter sun option. Whale watch from the beaches of Todos Santos and enjoy quality Mexican cuisine in this small town on the Pacific coast. Cabo San Lucas in the Gulf of California is a particular highlight.
Stay at Ocean Riviera, Mexico.
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In the winter of for example West-Europe it is summer in Cape Verde. This means a lot of sunshine, almost no rainfall and a lovely sea temperature. It is not for nothing that the Cape Verde Islands are in the top five winter sun destinations. This comes from a report from holiday review website Zoover.
Stay at Casino Hotel Cape Verde.
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Rio de Janeiro
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Surrounded by mountains and emerald forest, and boasting long stretches of white-sand coast – including the iconic beaches of Copacabana and Ipanema – Rio de Janeiro is an appealing destination all-year-round. Aside from visiting Rio’s famous sites, soak up Brazilian culture, music and dance; best experienced during the city’s world famous carnival that takes place each February.
Stay at Club Med Rio das Pedras.