Everyone has a favorite season. For some people, it's the summer when the sun is out and the weather is warm. For others, it's winter when it cools down and the snow starts to fall. But for some people, snow coming down is the worst part of winter. For these people, the only good thing about winter is going on vacation and getting away from all the cold weather.
There are a lot of coastal cities around the world that draw in visitors from all over the world. During the winter, this becomes even truer because so many people start visiting to get away from the cold weather and soak up some sun on the beach.
To see 10 of the best beach towns to visit this fall and winter, keep reading!
10 Krabi, Thailand
Thailand is a country in Asian that draws in visitors from all over that want to experience its unique culture. One of the other huge draws for tourists going to Thailand is their beaches. Thailand has a really warm temperature a lot of the year and there are a ton of beaches all over the country.
Krabi is one of the most popular parts of Thailand for people that love the beach and want to see some seriously gorgeous scenery. While in Krabi, you can relax on the beach, rent a boat and go out on the water, or even explore Thung Teao Forest Natural Park.
9 Los Cabos, Mexico
A lot of people go to Mexico when it's time to visit somewhere warm. This country has a pretty warm climate and there are a lot of really tourist-friendly areas, especially near the coasts where all the gorgeous beaches are.
Of all the beach cities in Mexico, Los Cabos is one of the most popular. This resort city is known for its beaches and its nightlife, so it's a perfect destination for adults that like to have a good time. There are a ton of beaches, hiking paths, national parks, and even places to go diving in Los Cabos.
8 Honolulu, Hawaii
Honolulu is the capital of Hawaii, so it's no surprise that this beach city is so popular with tourists. Although all the Hawaiian islands are beautiful and have really gorgeous, warm beaches to visit during any time of year, Honolulu is among the most popular for people that want to get away while still being in a city.
Along with the beaches, Honolulu is home to a lot of Hawaiian cultural sites, like museums and galleries. Iolani Palace was once the home of the rulers of the Kingdom of Hawaii, but it was turned into a museum and gallery after Hawaii became part of the US. If you're looking to take a step back in time through Hawaiian history, definitely visit this museum in Honolulu.
7 Pensacola Beach, Florida
Florida is a state known for its beaches. Along with being home to theme parks, delicious restaurants, and national parks, there are a lot of beaches in Florida. Pensacola Beach is a relaxing part of Florida that draws in visitors from all over that want to soak up some sun, enjoy the sand, the bright teal water, and have a good time.
There are a lot of things to do in Pensacola Beach and a lot of fun ways to enjoy the beautiful, warm weather. Some of the most popular activities are fishing, swimming in the ocean, and going on a bike ride.
6 Edisto Beach, South Carolina
Edisto Beach is located in South Carolina, close to 4 hours from Charleston. This beach town is popular among visitors because of its mild climate and fun things to do. Along with going to the beach, Edisto Beach is a town that draws in visitors that love seafood, shopping, and a ton of other amazing adventures.
Although the beach definitely draws people into Edisto, there are a lot of other fun things to do here. Whether you want to enjoy some freshly caught seafood, buy some artisanal goods at local shops, or rent a boat for some fishing, Edisto has it all.
5 Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
Grand Cayman is the largest and most popular of the Cayman Islands for people who want to get away and experience the clear water, beautiful beaches, and tropical weather these islands have to offer.
The Cayman Islands offer a lot for visitors to do. From simply relaxing on the beach to getting out and having some unique fun, this tourist destination has it all. You can swim with stingrays or even dive down to check out the USS Kittiwake Shipwreck.
4 Punta Gorda, Belize
There are a lot of cities in Belize that are popular with tourists, but if you're looking for somewhere a little more off the beaten path that still offers a beautiful beach and a lot to do, Punta Gorda in Belize definitely needs to be on your bucket list.
Since Punta Gorda is a little bit less popular, this beach city is still a pretty affordable place to visit. Meals at the local restaurants are cheap and delicious, bus rides from other cities to Punta Gorda are inexpensive, and there are a lot of fun things to do like kayaking.
3 Destin, Florida
Destin is a beach city in Florida that is known for its beautiful, white beaches and fun tourist attractions. This city has a warm climate and is super inviting to tourists and visitors from all over who want to get a piece of this warm, coastal city.
Along with relaxing on the white sand beaches or enjoying a dip in the bright, teal water of the ocean, there are a lot of things to do in Destin. Visitors can take a trip to Big Kahuna's Water & Adventure Park, walk through the Destin History & Fishing Museum, or even go snorkeling.
2 Byron Bay, Australia
When it comes to visiting Australia, one thing many people want to do is go to the beach. Considering the fact that the vast majority of the population of this country is located really close to the coast because the climate toward the center of the country is so harsh, it's no surprise that tourists want to stay on the coast as well.
Byron Bay is located in New South Wales and is a popular destination for anyone that wants to visit the beach while they're down under. There's wildlife all over, you can learn to surf, and there's delicious food. What more could you want?
1 Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
Hawaii is the ideal state for anyone seeking to take a vacation somewhere warm and tropical. All the islands are great for tourism and offer wonderful scenery and unique experiences; however, Kailua Kona on the Big Island is among the most popular destinations.
Kailua Kona is the place where Kona coffee, famous all over the world among coffee lovers, is grown. Because Kona coffee is grown here, you already know that the weather must be warm and beautiful. There are beaches, golf courses, and farmers' markets for visitors to enjoy.