After all the fun and excitement of Christmas is over, consider hopping on a plane and getting away for a while. There are amazing destinations all over the world that make for a great post-Christmas holiday.
We have taken the time to gather some of our favourite post-Christmas holiday destinations. These suggestions include everything from warm tropical getaways to chilly winter wonderlands. Taking your holidays after the Christmas rush has the benefits of fewer crowds and often cheaper airfares and accommodation.
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Beautiful, Exotic Sandy Beaches in South Africa
Australia has amazing beaches and plenty of sun in January, but there is something about getting away to an exotic international location that is thrilling. That is exactly what you will encounter should you choose to holiday in South Africa.
South Africa has some of the world’s most beautiful beaches. The sand is the perfect tan shade, the water is crystal clear and everywhere you go you will find numerous street vendors serving tasty food and drink.
Experience Japanese Culture While Hitting the Slopes
A trip to Hokkaido, Japan during January is a unique experience. Not only do you get to experience some of the amazing activities and events that make up the Japanese culture, but you also get to hit the ski slopes.
Hokkaido, Japan has some of the best snowfall in the entire country. People from all over the country and the world come here to hit the slopes and get some skiing in. If you are adventurous you can even try snowboarding off-piste.
Travel to the States and See Some Beautiful Mountains
If you are looking to experience some fun in the cold in January, America has a wide range of ski resorts that offer travellers the chance to hit the slopes on some of the best mountainsides. While you could head to Colorado or Maine to find ski resorts, the best and most popular place to pick is Park City, Utah.
Park City, Utah has it all – dozens of ski resorts, nightclubs, spas, high-quality restaurants, entertainment and luxury hotels. If you want the ultimate ski experience while still being surrounded by some of the comforts you are used to in Australia, then Park City is the place to go.
Beat the Crowds and Head to Bali
Bali, Indonesia is an extremely popular holiday destination during December, but come January the crowds leave and you can have fun. When you holiday in Bali in January, you can find amazing deals on hotels that overlook the beach, jungle retreats and other fun activities.
Party All Night Long in Brazil
Brazil is the place to go for the traveller who likes to party. No matter if it is morning, noon or night, you can find a bar, nightclub, or other venues that are playing loud music, serving delicious local cuisine and offering some of the best exotic drinks.
If you want a quieter holiday, you can still go to Brazil. There are numerous beaches that are practically empty. A visit to one of these beaches is refreshing, relaxing and a once in a lifetime experience. For the traveller who wants a little adventure, the beaches are a great place to try windsurfing, jet skiing, snorkelling and other water activities.
Other Popular Holiday Destinations
There are so many holiday destinations that are great for those travelling in January that it is impossible to list them all.
Some other suggestions include:
- Las Vegas, Nevada
- Swiss Alps
- Whistler, British Columbia
De-stress and unwind after the long Christmas season and book an extended holiday to one of these amazing destinations. We are certain that no matter where you pick, you will have the experience of a lifetime.
We hope that the above has inspired you to take a post-Christmas holiday. So when you next fly, park your car with Ace Airport Parking. We offer 24/7 security monitored undercover and outdoor airport car parking with a range of options such as valet parking, car washing and servicing which is rounded off with our award-winning customer service and great prices!