With the days getting darker and the weather getting considerably cooler. There hasn’t been a more perfect time to find places to visit this autumn. Why not get away from all the foliage and enjoy autumn in all its true glory by checking out our top places to visit this autumn.
If you’re looking to go away somewhere hot this autumn then why not head over to Cyprus. With the average temperature hitting around 33c, you can be sure to enjoy a long, hot and relaxing autumn. Renowned as one of the most beautiful destinations to tour in the Mediterranean, Paphos has a variety of beaches, swimming resorts and bars for you to explore. Make sure that you head over to Coral beach where you’ll find a large horseshoe shaped cove back by steep limestone cliffs, perfect for any Instagram photo!
If you fancy a bit of luxury this autumn then you must make a trip Saint-Tropez. As it is autumn crowds of people are long gone and prices are very student friendly which is perfect for a chilled a weekend away. You must visit Plage de Pampelonne and Plage des Salins which as beautiful beaches along the Cote d’Azur. Nearby you can find boutiques and restaurants alongside some of the grandest yachts you’ll ever see.
If sunshine is not what you are chasing but an adventure is on your mind then head out to Reykjavik which is the capital of Iceland. The northern lights are best seen in October so don’t let this perfect time escape you. With so much to do and see such as niche bars, your trip to Iceland will not be complete until you check out the geo thermal spa.
Tel Aviv, Israel
Try out something different and visit Israel. Summer will be far from over this autumn in Tel Aviv, the Rivera style seashore is home to a range of exceptional restaurants, shopping malls and beaches. You can find 16 beaches stretching along the coastline so you will never run out of options. Make sure you visit the Gordon-Frishman which is the most central, and blissfully empty in the autumn months. After a long day exploring galleries and museums head down to Banana beach for unrivaled sunset, cocktails and Mediterranean food or stop by the bar Dolphinarium on Fridays for a show of drummers and performance artists partying on the sand.
One of the advantages of travelling off-season is the lower prices which is perfect for any student adventure. Lisbon is known to be one of the cheapest destinations in Portugal and with the entire summer tourist all packed and gone there’s no better time to visit Lisbon but in autumn. For the ultimate adventure make sure that you stay in the centre of Lisbon. Here you’ll be able to explore this city’s history and architecture or hop on a train and you can be lying on a beach in less than 30 minutes.
There’s a world of opportunity out there just waiting to be explored, so make sure you don’t miss out! Remember, the only thing that’s limiting you is your imagination.
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