October is one of the most wonderful periods for rest. At this time of the year, the resorts are no longer maddening heat, and the sea is still warm. In addition, many countries host interesting festivals. In such weather, it is especially pleasant to take long walks or bask in the warm sun.
In the first half of October, the weather on the Black Sea coast is usually good, because there is a velvet season. The sea is still pleasantly warm, and there is no longer a large number of tourists around, as in the summer months. You can, for example, go to Sochi, where you will be delighted not only by a pleasant beach holiday, but also by a varied excursion program.
Those who have bought a lot over the summer can go on a trip along the Golden Ring of Russia. The excursion program includes visits to such ancient Russian cities as Sergeev Posad, Rostov Veliky, Yaroslavl, Suzdal and many others. This is a great way to experience the culture of your home country.
Very good weather for a beach holiday comes in October in Israel and the United Arab Emirates. The heat of summer there is replaced by a pleasant breeze, which allows you not only to bask on the beach all day, but also to take long walks through the most beautiful places of the country. A more economical option is a vacation in Egypt and Turkey. True, when leaving for the last country, you will have to grab some warm clothes, since in the evenings in October a fresh breeze blows there.
You can also have a great rest in autumn in European countries. In the south of Spain, for example, you can still swim in October. And in Germany, there is an annual beer festival - Oktoberfest, which attracts lovers of this alcoholic drink from different countries. In warm October weather, it is pleasant and simple to wander through the beautiful streets of Paris, Prague, Madrid, Barcelona and other cities, taste local cuisine and visit the unique sights of the city.
For those who are not afraid of long flights and do not save on their vacation, you can go to the Seychelles, Bali, the Maldives or the Canary Islands. A great and unforgettable vacation in October can also be spent in Asia, for example in Japan - autumn is especially beautiful in this country. And in the United States at this time of year, you can still soak up the Californian beaches, rustle with bright foliage in autumn New York and, possibly, catch the celebration of Halloween.