August Holidays are extremely popular with families, enjoying time together, taking their peak break in the summer school holidays. All destinations will be hot and busy at this time of year. However if you want to escape the stifling summer heat try going on a lakes and mountain holiday in Italy, Austria or Switzerland.
Along with Easter, Christmas and New Year, August Bank holiday is the most popular time of year to go away resulting in prices staying high and availability been very limited. If you need to go away at this time then booking early is advisable.
All beach destinations are popular at this busy period, enjoying the blue skies and long hours of sunshine. This includes the Spanish Mainland and Costa's, Balearics, Portugal, Greek Islands, Turkey, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Canaries and Tunisia.
Africa and Egypt are very hot at this time of year so if you don’t like it too hot, it’s best to stay away. The Caribbean, Mexico and America start their hurricane season late August so if you wish to go, it may be advisable to go early August. If you prefer to take a cruise holiday in August the best itineraries are to the Eastern or Western Med, around the Spanish mainland or Canary Islands.
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