6 Places Where It's Summer All the Time

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6 Places Where It's Summer All the Time

Throughout the year, temperatures can fluctuate with annoying regularity. Is there such a place untouched by the highs and lows of weather? Thankfully, yes. Check out these sunny destinations where it's always summer. Costa Rica Credit: Terraxplorer/iStock With an average low temperature of around 78° F (26° C), Costa Rica is a tropical gem. The summer and winter months are marked by rain rather than temperature drops, with the wet season running May to November. Despite these afternoon sho

5 Best Places to Celebrate Mardi Gras

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5 Best Places to Celebrate Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras, Fat Tuesday, Carnival – whatever you call it, this holiday is a good excuse for a party and as such, one of the best festivals to try to incorporate into your travels. It goes without saying that Rio de Janeiro and New Orleans lead the pack, but if you’re looking for something a little different, why not try these five surprising hotspots to celebrate Mardi Gras? Cologne, Germany Credit: r.classen/Shutterstock In Germany, carnival’s referred to as the “fifth season” and in Cologn

5 South American Vacations to Take This Spring

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5 South American Vacations to Take This Spring

South America is such a diverse continent that there’s truly no "best" time to visit. Whichever time of year you choose to take your holiday, there’ll be a spot that’s just right. But with spring upon us, there's a few destinations that stand out. Here are our picks for five South American vacations to take this spring. Bolivia’s Salt Flats Credit: Vadim Petrakov/Shutterstock The Salar de Uyuni is, by some margin, the largest salt flat in the world. Though they are a breathtaking sight year