Northern Lights-Tromso
Northern Lights in Tromso

Top 5 Best Places To Travel in Winter

Nowadays, traveling in winter becomes a popular trend for everyone. This is an occasion for you to admire the richly decorated streets of Christmas. All Know-How will bring to you top 5 best places to travel in winter.

Winter travel

Winter travel gives you the opportunity to explore and enjoy the beauty of life, nature as well as people from all over the Earth. Not only that, but the winter is also the end of a year- the time for relaxing and looking at what has passed in one year of the country that you plan to visit. Especially, you can also experience the indigenous people in preparing for the new year.
Now follow us to explore five great winter destinations you should visit this year:

Tromso – Norway

The first destination we would like to introduce you is Tromso – a city in Norway, the land has been settled since the end of the Ice Age. In the years 1700 – 1800, this place was dubbed “Paris of the North”. In addition, Tromso is not only the largest city in the north of Norway but also the cultural center of the region.

Tromso-Norway
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In here, you will have the opportunity to behold the Northern light 6 hours per day. Your eyes will be “washed” with this paradise land. Besides, coming to Tromso, you will enjoy the dreamlike snow scenery in the warm melody.

Northern Lights-Tromso
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As a great cultural center, Tromso possesses the oldest wooden houses and of course, tourist can also visit. Furthermore, on the road, you can easily see the reindeer or deer or even take part in skiing with reindeer.

Skiing with Reindeer
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London – England

The second place which you should spend time on is London. Winter in London is considered one of the most beautiful places. It is also one of the most attractive places in the world.Winter in Lodon

If you have a chance to come to London, don’t forget to visit the unique architecture of England. In addition, many large houses and public buildings of this city are also suitable places to visit. Some regions of the city, especially the west of the center is featured by white plastered or whitewashed buildings. You will have the opportunity to gaze with the veneration of architectural gems when arriving in London.

Winter in Lodon
Tower Bridge

 

British Museum
British Museum, London

Lumiere London is the city’s largest light show with more than 40 artists whose “missions” are to light up the night sky as creatively as possible. Coming to the UK’s capital, you will never have to worry about the lack of tourist attractions.

Winter in London
Lumiere London- the city’s largest light show

Montreal – Canada

The third is Montreal- the largest city in the province of Québec. In the winter, all the city is covered in snow, which turns Montreal into a real paradise.

Traveling here in the winter, you may participate in Igloofest – a famous dance festival that takes place on weekends from January. From the end of February, another event called Montreal en Lumiere- one of the largest winter festivals in the world taking place with many fascinating events.

Igloofest Montréal, Montreal, Quebec
Igloofest Montréal, Montreal, Quebec

Moreover, you have the opportunity to visit many great architectural works such as Bourgeoys Marguerite Museum and Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel. You can also join the activities of local people and taste the specialties of this land. Revealing that Montreal is the most crowded home to Vietnamese people in Canada. Therefore, do not be surprised if you see “compatriots” in the winter trip here.

Marguerite Bourgeoys Museum
Marguerite Bourgeoys Museum

Cork – Ireland

And Cork is the fourth destination you should come. Although many people do not choose Cork as a tourist destination, this is really an ideal choice for your winter traveling. The world-class neoclassical buildings such as museums, galleries, and churches will make you not stand out of the crowd.

Blue Lagoon, Ireland
Blue Lagoon, Ireland

In December, many festivals and events will take place such as the Grand Parade Christmas market, Cork Opera House Christmas Concert. If you are not careful, you can easily “get lost” in romantic parks, art cafes, shops on the street or even nightclubs. The food is very tasty, you exactly enjoy yourself in a place of merriment when choosing Cork as a tourist destination in winter.

Cork Opera House
Cork Opera House

Vilnius – Lithuania

The final is Vilnius. As the largest city and capital of Lithuania, Vilnius possesses the impressive Old Town with its unique blend of Western and Oriental architecture. One of the special forms of travel here is a hot air balloon cruise, where you’ll be able to watch the sunset on the hot air balloons and watch the whole city in the afternoon.

Hot air balloon cruise

Trakai Castle, Littera Bookstore at the University of Vilnius or the Museum Astronautics are also popular attractions for visitors to Vilnius.

Trakai Island Castle
Trakai Island Castle
Littera Bookstore in Vilnius
Littera Bookstore in Vilnius

Vilnius is always the destination with the best winter scenery. You can enjoy skating or snowboarding activities here.

Vilnius-hill-Snowboarding
Vilnius hill