Where to go in October

Brisbane, Australia

Average temperature: 21°C
Activity: food festivals, Octoberfest, surfing, rock climbing, whale watching, water sport, take a ferry to nearby islands
Location tips: Gold Coast, Byron Bay, Kangaroo Point Cliff Park, Mount Coot-tha Lookout, Peel Island, North Stradbroke Island

October is the second sprint month in Australia, so it is a perfect time to visit, as the weather is getting slowly warmer. Early October is still school holidays, with attractions and activities likely to be busy. Nevertheless, it shouldn't stopping you to explore Brisbane or the Gold Coast or Byron Bay coastline of East Australia. Gold Coast is a popular destination for surfers. Therefore if you are into surfing or would like to try out, this will be a perfect paradise for surfers! Moreover whale watching season is coming to an end, so if you want to catch the whales returning home with their calves, now is your last chance.

Where to go in October

San Francisco, USA

Average temperature: 17°C
Activity: take a cable car, walking tour, Halloween celebration
Location tips: Golden Gate Bridge, Mission murals, Coit Tower, San Jose, Los Angeles, Lombard Street, The Painted Ladies, Marin Headlands, Lands End Lookout, Sutro Baths, The Walt Disney Family Museum,

San Francisco is home to a little bit of everything. It is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California, famous for Silicon Valley and many successful start up stories seeded from here. San Francisco is the 13th most populous city in the United States, and the fourth most populous in California.

Where to go in October

Cotswolds, UK

Average temperature: 10°C
Activity: visit beautiful mansions and gardens, picnic, cycling, hiking, waling tours in the nature, spa
Location tips: Kelmscott Manor, fruit farms, Daylesford, The Wild Rabbit, Stow-on-the-wold, Cirencester, Bourton-on-the-Water, Arlington Row, Broadway Tower

The Cotswolds is a beautiful British village located in south central England covering parts of 6 counties, notably Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire. Technically speaking, the Cotswolds stretch from just south of Stratford-upon-Avon to slightly south of Bath: which means you have plenty of choices and places to visit and stay in Cotswolds. The best way to get around here is by hiring a car or getting a train/bus to the nearest large city and explore the surrounding area by foot.

Where to go in October


Average temperature: 27°C
Activity: rafting, snorkeling, hiking, water sports, kitesurfing, golf, sailing, dolphins and whales watching, visit nature parks, visit a tea factory
Location tips: Île aux Cerfs, Black River Gorges National Park, Seven Colored Earth, Flic-en-Flac, Trou aux Cerfs, Tamarind Falls

Mauritius is a heaven on earth with sapphire water, powder-white beaches and luxury resorts. However, there is more then just relaxation at the resort and on the beach. The beautiful nature gives visitors attempts for exploration. The mountainous interior includes Black River Gorges National Park, with rainforests, waterfalls, hiking trails and wildlife.

Where to go in October

Puglia, Italy

Average temperature: 17°C
Activity: swiming, road trip, cooking classes, explore the ancient towns, biking, snorkeling, renting a yacht or going for a boat tour
Location tips: Alberobello, Bari, Lecce, Ostuni, Matera, Locorotondo, Cisternino, Monopoli, Polignano a Mare, Torre dell'Orso, Martina Franca

Puglia is the south part of Italy, the part of a boot's heel. It has everything you wish a Mediterranean country would have. Ancient towns, olive farms, turquoise sea to amazing food. It is a less tapped place compared to famous Tuscany or Positano. Capital Bari is a vibrant port and university town, while Lecce is known as “Florence of the South” for its baroque architecture. Alberobello and the Itria Valley are home to “trulli,” stone huts with distinctive conical roofs. Puglia is famous for olive oil, rich fruity red wines and historically produced much of Italy's pasta.

Where to go in October