Top 3 City and Beach Holiday picks for November

Why not take a look at our top 3 City and Beach picks for the month of November…  In the UK, we are at the end of Autumn, which lasts from September to November. The first frost of the winter usually occurs between October and December so now is a good time to plan your escape to warmer climates.

City Breaks:


A city of two worlds, where traditional spice and gold meets the glitzy shopping malls.

Best time to visit: October to March
Things to do: Drinking Arab coffee at restaurant terraces and the nightlife
Ideal for: Family, honeymooners and Friends
Tip: Taking pictures without permission may bring you a fine.

Istanbul, Turkey

Banish the winter blues with the exotic feel and impressive buildings such as the Hagia Sophia.

Best time to visit:  April to May, September to mid-November
Things to do: Visit the Spice Bazaar. This is the second largest covered market after the Grand Bazaar.
Ideal for:  Friends, Family and backpackers
Tip: Try booking the tickets for attractions in advance

Yangon, Myanmar

With street food to rival Bangkok, this fascinating city with old colonial buildings has relaxed travel restrictions, allowing more people access to this unique sight.

Best time to visit:  November to February
Things to do: Shopping at the Bogyoke Market, trying Burmese cuisines
Ideal for:  Those who love to explore cultures and indulge in new experiences
Tip: One of the safest places to visit in Asia

Beach Holidays:

Bali, Indonesia

Fishing villages and black sand beaches provide a backdrop to excellent snorkelling. Return back to a grass-roofed hut in the laidback location.

Best time to visit: April to Early November
Things to do: Surfing, diving & more, visiting the Bali Safari and Marine Park
Ideal for: Everyone who loves to experience bliss in the lap of nature
Tip: It is important to understand the Balinese culture and traditions

Montego Bay, Jamaica

You can take advantage of the duty-free shopping malls and stock up on Christmas gifts ahead of time

Best time to visit: November to mid-December
Things to do: The marine park has 9 square miles of luminous coral reefs and mangroves
Ideal for: Solo travellers, honeymooners, families with kids
Tip: Try the local Jerk food, cooked over big open fires

Cancun, Mexico

Expect gorgeous beach conditions nearly every day, and pleasant weather for exploring the ruins and jungles inland.

Best time to visit: December to April
Things to do: Go Museum hopping, eat tacos at their place of origin
Ideal for: Friends, Family and backpackers
Tip: Drinking in public is an offence in Mexico

Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine