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After making it through the dark, cold days of winter, a spring getaway makes for the perfect reward. There are a lot of exciting places to explore in the springtime, helping you make the most of brighter, warmer days, without the price tag of peak season.
So what sort of places should be on your spring bucket list? Take a look at these top spring getaways you need to experience at least once.
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A Spanish city break
Spain is home to some incredible cities. Barcelona, Madrid and Seville are some of the most popular, offering some unforgettable experiences. At this time of year, temperatures are a little warmer in Spain than they are here, so you can enjoy some sightseeing in the sunshine without feeling too uncomfortable. Barcelona is particularly popular at this time of year, with plenty of spring destinations to explore. Visiting Spain in the spring gives you a chance to benefit from cheaper flights and hotel deals, while avoiding the peak season tourist crowds.
Skiing in France
Skiing is the perfect early spring getaway, with many ski resorts operating until April. France is a top destination for skiing, with some of the best resorts in Europe. Skiing holidays to France offer a little bit of everything – some time to relax, enjoy good food, drinks and music and of course, hit the slopes. A skiing holiday is unlike anything else, and once you get a taste for it, you’ll want to go back every year.
A weekend in Dublin
If you’re going to pick a time to visit the Irish capital, it’s got to be the spring. From the Six Nations to St Patrick’s Day, Dublin is filled with people looking to have fun at this time of year. It’s a friendly city that’s easy to get around, and you won’t be short of some Irish pubs to explore! There are plenty of things to do in Dublin if you’re going to stay for a couple of days, so plan your time and get ready to have a weekend you’ll never forget.
Some beach fun in the Canaries
If some time at the beach is more your style, then you can’t go wrong with a trip to the Canary Islands. With temperatures in the 20s, you could spend your days chilling by the beach or pool and enjoying some rest and relaxation. Travelling at this time of year gives you a chance to enjoy some beautiful hotels at much cheaper rates than during the summer months, so why not treat yourself to a last-minute getaway in the sun?
Planning a spring getaway is the perfect way to say goodbye to winter and enjoy some adventures. Whether you want to take it easy, enjoy some sightseeing or get a little more active, there are some amazing options to choose from at this time of year. Book a spring break and get ready to enjoy some adventures you won’t forget.