April is that part of year when the chemistry between weather and the trees is just the perfect. The spring, the autumn is the favourite for the romantic writers of all time. So it is to the travel freaks. Here are a list of countries you would not want to miss travelling to, in the month of April.
What else could be a better place than Japan to visit in April with your loved ones? Are you not keen to witness those dramatic flower blooms? The Sakura season in Tokyo is the one you would never want to miss. Walking across the extremely beautiful cherry blossoms holding your loved one’s hand will give you a perfect fairy tale vibe. Visiting the Ryoanji temple or philosopher’s path will add to the memories you will cherish later. And yes, during the Sakura season the bars serve the special Goemon cocktail. Everything looks so perfect, isn’t it?
The Baltimore of Maryland hosts an interactive art festival on the East Coast. The whole city lights up with the dazzling outdoor lights, making it look like fireflies lighting up the garden. Special outdoor concerts from renowned artists and the DJs making people rock and roll to their beats will win the heart of the tourists. Crab cakes, steamed crabs, crab chips are some of the heavenly foods you get in Maryland for all those people who love to binge on non-vegetarian food!
Florida is always a beautiful place to visit. But the Clearwater beaches in the Central Florida are a perfect vacation spot in the month of April. It hosts the Pier 60 sugar sand festival - an 11 days competition of sand sculptures where the top sand artists exhibit their piece of art. Nearby the Wyndham grand Clearwater beach, sand sculpting classes are conducted for the guests. Sushi or Sashimi is a must try dish, which is a growing trend is Florida seafood.
Paris always tops the list of any travel freak. Apart from the legendary Eiffel tower, there is something worth sighting in the month of April. The Art Fair! This Art Fair highlights the fabulous art pieces of contemporary artists like Shepard Fairey, Philippe Favior and many others. Art pieces from more than 20 European countries can be witnessed in the fair. You wouldn’t want to miss eating the famous Escagorts, the yummy snail cuisine which is exclusive to this land.
April in Argentina is not spring, but fall. It is the season of harvest for Argentinians. More than 70,000 wine lovers gather in the country from all over the world in Uco valley, Mendoza. The luxury resorts here offer the glimpse of wine making process to their guests. Of course the horseback rides in the vine yards and the soothing vinotherapy spa treatment after the ride is no lesser to taking a stroll in the paradise for wine lovers. Isn’t it?
Thailand is always one the favourite place for the youth. In the month of April, probably from 12th to 16th occurs the biggest and most important festival in the Thai calendar – Songkran. It is a joyful 5 day public holiday where the fun water fights breakout in the streets of Thailand. The wild water slinging, the street market and the very famous Thai dance featuring the extremely beautiful Thai ladies are all worth witnessing. The spicy shrimp soup, chicken with the coconut soup, Pad Thai is a delight to foodies.
For the people who love wildlife and jungle rides, Botswana is the place for you. It is blessed with the most dramatic wilderness and is one of the sought out regions in Africa. Safari in Botswana is the best thing to do between the months of April to October. Moremi game reserve offers the best game viewing where the guests can canoe through the river alongside hippos, lions, elephants and rhinos. Seswaa, Pap, Morogo and the Braai meat are some of the traditional dishes you would want to try before you leave this place.
or the people who love wildlife and jungle rides, Botswana is the place for you. It is blessed with the most dramatic wilderness and is one of the sought out regions in Africa. Safari in Botswana is the best thing to do between the months of April to October. Moremi game reserve offers the best game viewing where the guests can canoe through the river alongside hippos, lions, elephants and rhinos. Seswaa, Pap, Morogo and the Braai meat are some of the traditional dishes you would want to try before you leave this place.
alifornia in April is the best place for filmy people. The Newport Beach in California hosts an 8 days film festival where almost 50,000 cinephiles gather to witness the film screenings, premieres, parties and night galas of the film festival. The oceanfront mansions, laid back bars, historical cottages are the perfect relaxing places. And yes, it is the best place for the yachters and surfers along with rooftop bars catering the champagne with waterfront view.
Penang, capital of George Town is a place worth visiting in the month of April. Hundreds of food courts, open air markets along with Malaysia’s signature blend of Malay, Chinese and Indian cuisine will last long on your tongue. There are some unique cuisines of Penang like Asam Laksa. A visit to the Buddhist temples and trekking through the beautiful jungles is a must-do when you are traversing around this place. And, lastly the famous street art of Penang will fill your eyes with the beauty of Malaysia.
Well, we have listed some of the best places which you must be visiting during the month of April. Now, all you need to do is, pack – book and travel!