7 of the Best Places to Get Year-Round Sunshine

While it’s true that winter season has its perks, being knee-deep in snow and risking hypothermia for long periods can trigger fantasies of much-needed sunny island vacations. If only there were countries in the world that have sunny weather all year round! Oh, wait — there are! Here are 7 of the best places to get your much-needed vitamin D.


Oahu, Hawaii

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For people looking for some time with the waves and sand without going too far, Hawaii’s third largest island offers swelling waves that can reach epic heights. If you’re looking forward to a chill night out, immerse yourself in the luaus at Paradise Cove and learn how Hawaiian people ate, lived, and celebrated. Oahu is also home to Hawaii’s capital — Honolulu, where you can eat shaved ice while sunbathing in Waikiki Beach. For a richer experience, visit historical USS Arizona Memorial or Pearl Harbor.


Medellin, Colombia

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Situated in the green mountain region of the Aura is the City of Eternal Spring, Medellin. Here, temperatures range from 64.4 to 82.4 degrees Fahrenheit and vary only very slightly even during the rainy season. Both locals and visitors are able to enjoy a wide variety of vibrant and colorful flowers all year round, making Medellin a real paradise.


Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

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The sight of tourists enjoying the warmth of the tropical sun with a drink in hand is nothing new in Cabo. The city offers some of the most beautiful backdrops and the liveliest nightlife activities. Tourists are treated to a variety of fun activities, including snorkeling, kayaking, parasailing, and horseback riding.


Willemstad, Curaçao

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Want a trip to the Caribbean but don’t have enough money? You’re in luck! Willemstad City in Curaçao is like the Caribbean equivalent of Copenhagen in Denmark, only much sunnier. The Dutch island is one of the most affordable places to travel to in the Caribbean and is rich with colorful architecture, rich culture, and gorgeous beaches.


Nice, France

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Nice is a magical city situated on the Mediterranean coastline on the Southeast of France. Its unique location is the reason why Nice gets sun-drenched summers, gorgeous springs, and moderate rains, making for a delightful climate all year long. Head down Nice’s way if you’re into beautiful beaches, narrow streets, old town architecture, and amazing shopping offers.


Palawan, Philippines

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If you want to see spectacular nature and have world-class diving experience, visit Palawan. Palawan is one of best of the numerous islands that make up the Philippines and is blessed with plenty of amazing sights, such as powder-white beaches, towering karst cliffs, and enchanting rivers, in Coron, El Nido, and Puerto Princesa. While the Philippines is a tropical country, it can be prone to a few monsoons. The best time to visit is during the dry months from October to mid-June.


San Ignacio Town, Belize

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San Ignacio Town is a gorgeous spot in Belize that was ranked as one of the most affordable winter travel destinations in the world. With temperatures ranging from 70°F to 95°F, it’s pretty much always summer there. San Ignacio Town is where you can find cabanas and cuisine like something out of a computer screen.


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