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Summer Vacation Packages in the South — Nothing But Sunny Benefits!

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Summer holidays are often synonymous with adventure, outdoor activities and discovery. We often think of exploring Europe, the East Coast of the United States, or even our own province. But have you ever considered booking summer vacation packages down South? Mexico, Cuba and the Dominican Republic are excellent options for an off-season family getaway during the summer holidays.

Bask in the sun, wade in the Kool-Aid blue waters, feast in the yummy local restaurants and try out the many sports activities on offer at the resorts… It’s a definite yes from us! It must be said that the months of June, July and August have many advantages for all-inclusive resorts, both in terms of crowds and water temperatures. Not to mention the prices, which make it possible to enjoy a great holiday at a more affordable pricepoint!

As a flight attendant who flies down South several times a week between June and September every year, I can confirm that the benefits of summer all-inclusives abound and deserve to be known more widely. Especially for families! It is an extraordinary way to create sun-drenched memories in the Caribbean that will stay with you long after you’ve gone home.

Incredible weather in every destination

Between May and August, the weather in the Caribbean is ideal for enjoying the sun and warmth of the tropics. Temperatures hover in the thirties, with short showers cooling the air. It is the perfect climate for a holiday in the heat without being stifling.

The sea water is of course warmer than it is in winter. For coral reef diving enthusiasts, young children learning to wade in the waves, or people who like to only dip their toes… it’s the ideal time of year to spend a day in the water, nice and warm!

Summer all-inclusive vacations mean fewer crowds

For Canadians, the preferred time to travel to sunny destinations is during the winter season. Why not do something a little different this summer and enjoy all that beautiful all-inclusive resorts and tourist sites have to offer in the utmost peace and quiet? Imagine visiting the archaeological ruins of Tulum or the colonial villages of Cuba without the crowds!

For me, this is a much more enjoyable way to discover a destination. Away from the queues, the hustle and bustle and the sunbeds reserved at dawn. You can enjoy the beach facilities to the full, have miles of white sand all to yourself (the ones in Cuba are legendary, by the way) or have the first choice of a Balinese bed on the beach. You will come back from your holiday completely relaxed and with a head full of sweet memories of your time here.

The best time for cheap vacation packages and last minute vacation deals

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As travel to sunny destinations slows down during the Canadian summer, prices follow the trend and become very attractive. What could be better than to spend some time under the tropical sun – as a couple, with your family or with friends – and to take advantage of these exceptional prices!

And what if you were to take the opportunity to treat yourself to something special? With prices as low as they are, it’s definitely time for a bit of indulgence.

Meet new people on their summer getaway

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During the summer season, Caribbean resorts attract travellers from South America. They too come to warm up and take a break from the winter season in the other hemisphere. This is the perfect opportunity to interact with holidaymakers you would not normally meet and learn about other cultures from a different perspective.

The holiday mood is a fertile playground for making new acquaintances and forging new relationships, all while sipping a refreshing cocktail!

Say hasta la vista to mental load with South vacation plans

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It’s time to leave mental stress at home for the summer holidays. No itinerary to plan, no decisions to make, no meals to choose. Whether it’s the streets of Havana, the tranquillity of the island of Cozumel or the enchanting tropical setting of Puerto Plata, come and get away from it all.

If you choose to travel South in the summer, all you have to do is relax, enjoy the wonderful weather and the magical moments you will share with your partner, family or friends. Mojito in hand, if you feel like it!

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