December is the time of the cold and ice, but if you come to these destinations below, you’ll still have chance to admire the magnificent scenery drawn by Nature.
1. Vienna, Austria
Coming to Vienna, Austria and you will be able to enjoy a cozy Noel holiday. In the Christmas market here, you can buy souvenir items such as jewelry and little gifts with an affordable price. In addition, you shouldn’t forget to watch the lovely Holly bushes and lights with many brilliant colors. Just with a little sip of alcohol to temporary dispel the cold and touching the white snow here can be enough to make you happy.
2. Ljubljana, Slovenia
This place is known as a paradise on Earth, Ljubljana has many picturesque sceneries. From far away, Bled lake looks like a Blue Pearl surrounded by dense forests and majestic Julian Alps range. Right in the middle of the lake is a naturally floating islet, where you will find the ancient Bled castle built from Renaissance and the famous Assumption White Church.
3. Patagonia, Argentina
If you prefer enjoying the warm sunshine in Winter, then visiting the most beautiful region of South America, Patagonia, which is located between Argentina and Chile, next to Andes range, is one of the best idea. Patagonia is the home of the two large National Parks (Los Glaciares and Torres Del Paine), with a large number of wild animals. The warm weather in December here is really suitable for the outdoor activities such as hiking, camping, kayaking, horse riding, cycling and sightseeing.
4. Cape town, South Africa
Cape town, South Africa
Cape town is the largest city of Western Cape province, this place is the pearl of South Africa. Cape town is also commonly known as “the main city”. Coming to Cape town and you’ll have chance to admire many beautiful natural sceneries, such as Table mountain and Pacific Ocean,…
5. Telluride, USA
Telluride town, Colorado, attracts a large amount of visitors by mountains covered by white snow, magnificent waterfalls and challenging skiing paths. With more than 6km square served for skiing, Telluride has every types of skiing paths for everyone, from the beginners to the professional.
7. Siem Reap, Cambodia
Siem Reap, Cambodia
December with the relatively cool climate is the best time of the year to explore the famous ancient temples in Siem Reap, which are built from the 12th century. Angkor Wat is one of the most important archaeological relics in Southeast Asia.
8. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Rio de Janeiro is always a lively and eventful city, with the warm sunshine and the sparkle sea water. When coming here, you can comfortably sunbathe, participate in the attractive Samba or try playing soccer with the locals. And after enjoying all the fancy activities under the sun, what can be better than together with the friendly locals join in their New Year festival named – Reveillon.
9. Malta, Mediterranean
Malta island nation is one of the tourist destinations that attract a lot of tourists to come and visit Mediterranean. This country is well-known for deep rock fields, gentle hills, small villages and sea with crystal clear water. With the history and culture, Malta is one of the countries with the most number of UNESCO Heritages in the world, such as the fortress, the Citadel, ancient church. And especially, December is the ideal time to explore Malta due to the temperature at this time will only range from 10-16 °C.