5 places to beat the heat this May!

May 18, 2016
Munnar, Kerala

Take vacations, go as many places as you can,

You can always make money,

You can’t always make memories.

Wondering where to travel this May and beat the heat? It’s also vacation time for kids, and if you’re a parent, we bring you a list of holiday getaways that are best suited for May. So, without any further delay, book your flight tickets, pack your bags and gear up for happier times.

1. Munnar


The beautiful tea plantations, waterfalls and wildlife at Munnar will take your breath away. Nestled in Kerala; God’s own country, Munnar is a haven with immense beauty. Capture stunning moments of the scenic Atukkad Waterfalls amidst the forests, experience wilderness at Salim Ali (Thattekkad) Bird Sanctuary. Indulge in rock climbing, rappelling or paragliding and unleash the adventurer in you.

2. Norway


What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you think of Norway? It's the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis), isn’t it? Well, these heavenly lights can be seen in Northern Norway only between October and March, but what you can experience in May is the the two-week-long Bergen International Festival! This popular event begins from 25th May. From music and dance to theatre and visual art, entertainment is guaranteed. 

3. Kashmir


The breathtaking charm of Kashmir is invincible. You will fall in love with this enticing piece of heaven. From a ride on the Shikara to mouth-watering cuisines and amazing weather, weave your beautiful stories on this spectacular land. Popular places you can explore include Srinagar, Gulmarg, Sonmarg, Leh, Kupwara, Kathua, Pulwama, Pahalgam and Hemis.

4. Netherlands


If you fancy colourful fields of flowers, classic windmills and museums, then Netherlands will never fail to delight you. Rejuvenate your senses as you cycle through the scenic lanes. Your holiday in Netherlands is incomplete without visiting Rotterdam, Gouda, Utrecht, Leiden and Amsterdam.

5. Morocco


Want to catch a glimpse of various cultures in just one place? Then, plan a trip to Morocco, a promising holiday destination with lovely beaches, mountains and architecture. Soak in the old world charm, sample eatables at a local souq and be witness to a melting pot of cultures. Chefchaouen, High Atlas, Asilah, Merzouga and Marrakech are hotspots in Morocco and they cannot be missed in your itinerary.

Author : Vijaylaxmi Thakur