Where to go this summer to enjoy the sun and avoid the rain? The Mediterranean is a safe bet, but other destinations are very attractive in this season. Where to go this summer? Here is 10 places and destinations where it never rains in the summer…
In the south of Portugal, Faro unveils its treasures in the Algarve region. The white houses of the alleys of the city are an undeniable charm asset. From the marina you can reach Ilya Barreta, also known as Ilya deserta. This true wild paradise in the heart of the Ria Formosa Natural Park offers the most beautiful white sand beaches in the region. If you are looking for a sun destination and like to spend time on the beaches, Faro is a place to discover.
The island of beauty does not owe its name to chance. The destination is teeming with assets to satisfy travelers. Family trip, sport trip, solo trip: Corsica has arguments to satisfy everyone between sea and mountain. Connoisseurs will be able to direct you to confidential creeks or lakes between two mountains. Corsican gastronomy is worth the detour: try the flavors of cheeses or other local cold cuts. Happiness ! It is true that Corsica is a space where nature is queen, better to leave when it does not rain. If you’re looking for sun for your summer vacation, you’re in the right place.
3. The Canaries
The Canary Islands form an archipelago with a thousand faces. This former colonial counter is a land of history with varied landscapes: pine forests in Gran Canaria, sand dunes in Maspalomas, lava fields in Lanzarote, waterfalls in La Palma … It would be a shame to be confined to the seaside resorts. Tenerife the largest island offers a taste of Tropics with its lush vegetation in places. An archipelago to explore which, as you can see, mainly offers outdoor discoveries. The Canaries represent a perfect destination for a holiday not expensive in the sun.
The largest Greek island has been shaped with Ottoman, Venetian and Mediterranean influences. When one thinks of Crete, one thinks of its white and blue villages, its small ports, transparent bathing waters … You will appreciate the strolls in the fields of olive trees, the sight on reliefs of beautiful beauty or the convivial breaks on the terraces of Heraklion. If you go in the summer, know that here it does not rain. Enjoy a holiday in the sun to make the most of your stay and exceptional beaches like Falassarna.
Second Mediterranean island after Sicily south of Corsica, Sardinia is a popular destination. Its Caribbean beaches are known for their crystal clear waters. By sinking into the land, we discover gorgeous gorges, archaeological ruins, Gothic churches, Romanesque or Baroque, olive groves on the hills. A little piece of paradise you have to visit during a trip to the sun because here, if it rains, less activities will be offered to you.
The island of Cyprus oscillates between Greek culture and Turkish culture. The island known for its beautiful seaside resorts also offers maquis, monasteries, ancient castles to explore. As it is not raining in Cyprus in summer, this sun destination will leave you plenty of time to discover exceptional environments like Konnos Bay and its sea caves. Do you know the little story about Aphrodite? It is said that it was born from the foam at a place where the sea clashes with the rocks on the coast of Pathos. That’s why Cyprus was called the island of love.
The island of Sicily is the largest island in the Mediterranean. A stay in Catania will make you discover a city built at the foot of Mount Etna, once destroyed by lava flows. Climbing the volcano will leave you with an unforgettable memory. The architecture of Catania bears witness to Moorish, Norman and Baroque influences. For a trip to the sun, Sicily is perfectly indicated. You can go to dream beaches such as Mondello Beach or Sa Vito lo Capo. Enjoy it, here it never rains the summer. In Sicily the gastronomy will fill you. Treat yourself !
Why not go a little further this summer? In South America for example. Lima is a nice seaside town to visit in the summer. Two neighborhoods of the city stand out: Miraflores overlooking the coast with its opulent homes, green spaces and cafes overlooking the sea and Barranco, Bobo neighborhood with art galleries, colorful houses and views of the Costa Verde. Lima is a natural choice for a holiday in the sun.
Summer is the best season for a Masai land safari. The region is home to Tanzania’s most famous parks. Serengueti Park, known to wildlife documentary fans, is home to the big five and wildebeest migration site. You can also admire the crater of N’Gorongoro classified by UNESCO or walk in the park of Arusha from which one can observe the majestic Kilimanjaro. Enjoy a holiday in the sun cheap and enjoy an exceptional nature.
Malaga is on the Costa del Sol, it would be a shame if it rained the summer. This sun destination is perfect if you want to store your umbrella and take out your swimsuit. Here, activities and visits are not lacking. Do you want to laze under the Spanish sun? Go to the beaches of Calahonda, El Castillo or Cabopino. Do you prefer to visit a place steeped in history? Gibralfaro Castle welcomes you with its ramparts and breathtaking views of the city. And of course, even if it does not rain in Malaga, take a few hours to lock yourself in the Pablo Picasso museum, a must in the city!