If you are missing the sun and the sea already and pining for your next summer holiday, why not start to plan it now? Get ready for next summer and have something to look forward to that will help to alleviate those post summer blues – here are some of the places that you could visit next summer to give you some inspiration…
Italy – If culture is what you are after then Italy is a great place for you. However, Italy also has plenty of beautiful beaches and for foodies it is a must! Venice attracts many tourists who come to see the beautiful canal lined streets and Milan is a shopper’s paradise. For the sea, head to the Amalfi coast or to Sorrento, or head to one of the islands such as Sorrento or Sicily.
Turkey – With so much history and culture as well as brilliant weather, it is clear why so many people love Turkey for a summer holiday! From beautiful beaches such as Antalya and Bodrum, to villas in Kas that offer laid back vibes and a time to really chill out.
You can also visit one of the many ancient sites in Turkey if you enjoy sightseeing and have an interest in history.
Croatia – With loads of historic sights as well as beautiful beaches, Croatia is quickly becoming a favourite tourist destination for many. Inland, you have beautiful old towns to wander around as well as natural beauty such as the Plitvice lakes with their waterfalls and abundant wildlife.
There are also lots of beach resorts that families will love including the islands such as Vis and Brac if you want a chilled holiday surrounded by beautiful scenery.
Spain – A firm favourite with British holiday makers, Spain has it all. Head to the city for a culture filled break in the sun – Barcelona is famed for its architecture, including the stunning cathedral designed by Antoni Gaudi. Explore the streets and discover shops, bars and restaurants serving up plenty of traditional Spanish foods.
Alternatively, head to one of the beautiful Balearic Islands like Ibiza or Menorca if you are after sunshine and sea. Whether you want family friendly or a place to party, you will find it all in Spain.