Winter Sun Holidays

Escape to the sun this winter

Warm up your winter

Already grimacing at the thought of a cold and dreary winter? Us too!  

As the days get shorter and the temperature starts to drop, it is time to start thinking about escaping to one of our luxury destinations, perfect for some winter sun. Let's look at where you could be jetting off to and escape those winter blues… 
The Canaries are calling...
Explore Winter Sun in Spain's Canary Islands
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The Canaries are calling you… A much-loved destination, the Canary Islands are a popular destination for many reasons. Sitting off the coast of Morocco it benefits from year-round sunshine, so let’s go get that winter sun!  

Tenerife, the largest in the archipelago offers golden sandy beaches, rugged cliffs and a cultural escape to a land with a UNESCO World Heritage Site.  

Home to one of the most sought after luxury hotels, Princesa Yaiza Suite, the beautiful island of Lanzarote provides you with plenty of sunshine, even in the winter months!  

The southernmost point, Gran Canaria, has a diverse selection of luxury resorts to choose from. Home to sweeping sand dunes that stretch all the way to the ocean, it really is beautiful here.  

The second biggest island in the Canaries, Fuerteventura offers a captivating combination of European and African cultures, cuisines and architectures. The island even has over 150 beaches to choose from!  

La Gomera may be the smallest Canary Island but is not lacking in alure. Traditional villages can be found here alongside pretty little coves where you can enjoy having the place to yourself, a real haven for peace and quiet
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The beauty of Bali awaits...
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Pack your bags, we are off to Bali! One of Indonesia’s most popular islands, the brilliance of Bali really does shine through. The tranquil atmosphere crossed with stunning scenery make this a destination worth talking about.  

Ubud is the main destination, and most resorts here come with a rainforest or paddy field view. You can take walks to waterfalls or the famed Tegalalang Rice Terrace, which feels like you’re strolling through a painting! Or why not meet some friendly and cheeky grey long-tailed macaques at the nature reserve of Ubud Monkey Forest?  

On the far southeast of the island, Nusa Dua has the reputation for holding the most luxurious and chic beach resorts, which is just as well as it also has some of the most beautiful beaches too. Spend sun-kissed days there, play a round of golf on one of the professional courses, or visit an artist’s studio.  

On the southeast coast lies Sanur, home to a pristine stretch of beach and a large coral reef. A smattering of authentic resorts caress the golden sands, and it is another ideal spot for water sports.  

On the southwest of Bali, Seminyak is the perfect choice if you are looking for a beach holiday with plenty of nightlife, as you’ll find some really cool beach clubs nestled in amongst the palms. Also, near to Seminyak lies Waterbom Bali, one of Asia’s best water parks for a splash-filled day!  
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The Caribbean & Mexico beckons...
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Offering some of the best beaches in the world it is no doubt that these exotic locations have made the list. Ideal for a luxury tropical getaway, so let’s go!  

Picture perfect Grenada is home to the world’s first underwater sculpture park so you can get up close and personal with the past. Dive straight in and enjoy the experience under the sea.  

For some luxe island living, Barbados serves up the finest Caribbean cuisine as well as plenty of lively bars filled with the sweet sound of Caribbean music. Combine this with idyllic white beaches and a vibrant culture and you have the recipe for a perfect luxury holiday.  

Said to have 365 beaches – one for every day of the year - Antigua offers plenty of amenities for its visitors. With water sports aplenty and beaches galore, you really are spoilt for choice here. 

For a bit of beach bliss with a twist of Caribbean spirit, St Lucia is a hotspot filled with dramatic landscapes. From waterfalls to rainforests, azure oceans to coral reefs, this little slice of paradise has everything your heart desires. 

A sweet mix of history, culture and cuisine, Mexico offers something for everyone. Palm trees line the exquisite coastline while lively bars and local restaurants hit up the cultural hub in the centre. There is lots of fun to be had in Mexico – are you ready?  
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Cyprus delights await to be seen...
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Home to Aphrodite, the goddess of love, Cyprus is an enchanting island set in the heart of the Mediterranean Sea. Enjoying plenty of sunshine, it is the ideal destination for your next luxury holiday. 

A polished, palm-lined promenade and marina, Limassol is the perfect place. The largest resort on the island, it is filled with cosmopolitan bars and restaurants serving up the finest cuisine. We have an excellent selection of hotels for your luxury trip to Limassol. 

Aphrodite’s stomping ground is the lovely village of Latchi’s neighbour. This little slice of paradise is the ideal location for a relaxing and quiet break in the sun. Often named the most romantic resort in Cyprus, legend has it that Aphrodite fell in love with Adonis here. 

The mythical Mediterranean town of Paphos is awaiting your arrival. Known for spectacular beaches and beautiful surrounding landscapes it is the best place to enjoy some winter sunshine in Cyprus.  

Pissouri, an age-old Cypriot charm, is a pretty town hidden away. Enjoy the peace and quiet that this tranquil area offers on your next luxury escape. 

Head to the Troodos Mountains if you are in search of a peaceful retreat in the lush heart of Cyprus. Enjoy the serenity of nature here with plenty of opportunities to get active and explore.   

Looking for good vibes and a good time, then Ayia Napa is the place to be. Say goodbye to those winter blues in the lively town centre that oozes plenty of charm. 
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The Indian Ocean is inviting you...
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Pristine white sands, crystal clear waters and a ticket to relaxation, the Indian Ocean is a dream come true.  

The Maldives will transport you to a private island away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life where you can truly relax and rejuvenate to the sound of the waves as they fall on the shore. Ideal for a romantic getaway, we can offer you the ultimate luxury experience.  

If a chic Indian Ocean hideaway is what you seek then Mauritius is the perfect choice. Featuring turquoise waters, a range of water sports and a vibrant culture, it really does offer everything and more.  

Home to a lush green rainforest and colourful coral reefs, the Seychelles should be on your bucket list. These beautiful islands are home to some of the most wonderful wildlife in the world, can you spot them all? 
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It's time for Thailand...
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The land of smiles, Thailand is a true gem. Offering the perfect combination of peaceful escapism and exotic adventure, this one should be high on your list of places to explore on your next luxury holiday with Sovereign.  

The Thai capital, Bangkok needs no explanation. An exciting buzz around every corner, the most luxurious hotels, and a bustling centre, this is one city that should not be missed.  

For those looking for an alternative to the Thai capital, Chiang Mai allows you to experience both the city and the jungle. The old town is a sensory paradise and encourages a leisurely pace, perfect for a luxury break. 

Showcasing some of the best beaches in Thailand, Khao Lak has a dramatic mountain backdrop. Lovers of scuba diving will be in their element here as this is home to some of the best diving sites in the world. 

Immerse yourself in the tropical paradise that is Koh Phangan. Long white sandy beaches give way to a lush and hilly tropical jungle interior meaning you get the best of both worlds here.  

Koh Samui, one of the biggest islands in Thailand has been known as a luxury retreat for quite some time. Bursting with natural beauty it is the perfect location for all things luxury. 

With soaring limestone peaks, deep valleys and breath-taking lakes, Khao Sok is truly beautiful. For adventure seekers and nature lovers, this is the most ideal location for your next luxury holiday. 

Postcard picture Krabi is the ultimate in relaxation. One of the most tranquil places in Thailand it is your ticket to a more peaceful vibe. Relax and rejuvenate here – you won’t be disappointed! 

The pearl of the Andaman, Phuket is Thailand’s largest island. It offers an excellent combination of high-end resorts and stunning natural beauty. There is plenty to do here for everyone, from white sand beaches to buzzing nightlife
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Make memories in the Middle East...
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The Middle East, where do we begin…an exotic world away from your usual day to day, let Sovereign whisk you off to a land truly unlike any other.  

Let us take you to the dazzling city of Dubai where you’ll be amazed by the futuristic landscapes mixed with Arabic tradition. This brilliant blend makes this exciting UAE metropolis a hit with visitors of all ages. 

Perhaps Abu Dhabi takes your fancy with its dramatic Islamic architecture that makes you gasp in awe of its pure beauty. The capital of the United Arab Emirates is perfect for that winter sun escape as the golden desert sands are calling your name.   

Ras al Khaimah is your ticket to the authentic Middle East. Enticing with a slice of calm, here you will find plenty to be getting on with. From sandy white beaches to rocky mountains, you won’t be disappointed here. 
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Madeira's made for you...
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The Portuguese gem of Madeira is ready to welcome you. We’re not talking about the cake, but this little slice of paradise is a top luxury destination packed full of unique natural sights from rugged cliffs to the outstanding mountains. 

The cosmopolitan capital of Funchal provides panoramic views of the ocean as well as tropical gardens filled with gorgeous bright flowers and palm trees. It really is a sight worth seeing! 
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Add a touch of sunshine with Sovereign

Are you ready to warm up your winter? Well, here is our commitment to you. At Sovereign we pride ourselves on ensuring you Travel with Confidence on your next luxury escape. 

We have over 50 years’ experience in bespoke travel and our expert Personal Travel Planners are on hand to help you find the right accommodation from our carefully selected collection and will go above and beyond to create a tailormade holiday experience just for you to enjoy.  

Whatever you are looking for, we will help you relax, unwind, and create memories to last a lifetime

So, add a touch of Sovereign to your holiday. Your next luxury adventure is just a call away…  

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