What is the best time of year to visit Jamaica? Jamaica is a great island to visit anytime between mid-December and April, when the island is at its driest, although prices are generally also extremely high at this time of year. … [Read more...] about Is it safe to travel to Jamaica, what’s the best time to go and what’s the latest travel advice for the Caribbean island?
Best time to visit bali
If Bali’s on your bucket list, now’s the time to tick it off. While the island paradise is still in its high season in August, things quieten down in September and it reclaims a laid-back feel. Ubud, situated in the mountains, enjoys pleasant days—perfect for guided walks through nearby villages, or sipping on fresh-made juices at a local cafe—and evenings that are made for wandering through night markets or watching traditional dance performances. The coastal areas of Sanur, Seminyak and Nusa Dua all boast gorgeous sunny skies, minimal rainfall and delicious fruity cocktails. … [Read more...] about When’s the Best Time to Visit Asia?
Markets and fresh produce One of my top memories of France is of a cantaloupe. Yes, a cantaloupe. My husband and I had rented a villa near Provence and the cantaloupes we bought at a roadside market were nothing like the pale bowling balls I’d tasted earlier that winter in Canada. These were lush, juicy and a rich sunset orange. The abundant fresh produce, the fun of shopping at outdoor markets and eating on our little terrace surrounded by wild flowers and bees the size of Zeppelins convinced me that summer was the best time to visit France. … [Read more...] about Best time to visit France: summer vs winter
Adam Newth, from Broughty Ferry restauranT The Tayberry, thinks summer is the best time to visit Scotland: “My favourite time of year in Scotland is early summer - around May and June. It’s when all of Scotland’s wild food starts to come back into season; favourites of mine include asparagus and wild garlic. I love days off spent mackerel fishing - in May you might even be lucky enough to get some sunshine too! It’s the time of year I start eating outside - big bowls of mussels are a real treat!” … [Read more...] about When is the best time to visit Scotland?
Go now Boston bursts into life in summer, when urban explorations can be paired with whale-watching and island excursions – all basking under brilliant blue skies. Virgin Atlantic (virginatlantic.com), British Airways (ba.com) and Norwegian (norwegian.com) all offer non-stop flights, as does Primera Air (primeraair.co.uk), which launched low-cost services from Stansted last month. … [Read more...] about Big-city island hopping and whale watching: Why summer is the best time to visit Boston