Spain is the most popular flight destination among the Dutch. It is mainly the mild climate that makes people go to Spain on holiday in large numbers. Over the years, people have discovered that Spain has more to offer than sun, sea and sand. The Spanish costas are still very important for tourism, but in the field of city trips, cultural trips and active holidays Spain is doing very well too. More and more people are discovering Spain as a winter sports destination. The best time to travel to Spain depends on the type of holiday and where you want to go in Spain. The weather differs per region.
The Kingdom of Eswatini, which was called Swaziland until 2018, is a relatively small country located in the southern part of Africa. The country may be divided geographically and climatically into four regions: Highveld, Middleveld, Lowveld and the Lebombo mountains. As Eswatini is located in the southern hemisphere, the seasons are reversed. Winter is from June to August, spring falls in September and October, the fairly long summer lasts from November to March, after which autumn closes the cycle in April and May.
The best time to travel to Sweden is from June to August. It is then summer in Sweden, which is the warmest and sunniest period for this Scandinavian country. It is by far the most pleasant time to have a holiday in Sweden, despite the fact that there is on average slightly more precipitation in the summer months than in the other seasons. This is mainly because the times when it rains there is more precipitation in a relatively shorter period of time.
The interior state of Switzerland is known for its neutrality within Europe, its relatively high prices, its high standard of living and its beautiful landscapes. The mountain landscapes of Switzerland are among the most beautiful in the world. It is not without reason that the country can count on tourists all year round who come mainly to enjoy nature in all its diversity. The weather is an important factor. It is therefore a good idea to find out in advance what kind of weather you can expect in Switzerland during certain travel periods.
The Republic of Turkey is one of the absolute top destinations when it comes to flight holidays to the sun. The beautiful beaches, the many hotels and the warm climate ensure that hundreds of thousands of Dutch people get on a plane to Turkey every year. For many, the main goal is to celebrate a well-cared-for sun holiday. In the case of Turkey, it is mainly the all-inclusive holidays that are very popular. This proven concept has put Turkey on the map as a tourist destination. However, Turkey is much more than all-inclusive tourism. It is a fascinating country with an ancient culture, making Turkey bursting with interesting cities, places and sights. More and more tourists are discovering this side of this special country.
If there is one thing that is impossible, it is succinctly describing the best time to travel to the United Kingdom. This is because in addition to England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland also has many overseas territories scattered around the globe. There is a temperate maritime climate in the European part of the UK, but also tropical climates in places like Anguilla, Montserrat and the Cayman Islands. South Georgia and the Southern Sandwich Islands have the much cooler tundra climate. Nevertheless, we will try to give a best travel time indication per region.
If you ask someone the question "What is the best time to travel to the United States of America?", you can expect a question in return. Probably the first one will be "Where do you want to go in America?" followed by a second one "And what do you want to do on holiday?". These questions are a normal response, because the United States is so large and diverse that there is no one-size-fits-all answer. In fact, you can say that you can travel to America all year round, but that it depends on your destination and purpose what the best months are.
Zambia's subtropical to tropical climate ensures warm dry winters and wet, humid and very hot summers. Because Zambia lies in the Southern Hemisphere, the seasons are opposite to those in the Netherlands and Belgium. Therefore, our summer is the best time to fly to Zambia. It is winter there. You won't experience winter weather in the coolest season, but you will experience somewhat moderate temperatures, lots of sunshine and little to no rain.
The Republic of Zimbabwe is located in southern Africa and has different climate zones. The altitude also determines the weather in Zimbabwe. A large part of the country lies at an altitude of between 1200 and 1600 metres above sea level. This slightly dampens the temperatures. You will notice this in the lower Lageveld, where it is warmer than elsewhere in the country.