For those living in northern countries February is a tough month for weather. Temperatures have really dropped and many people are ready to getaway and find some sun. This is a great month for a tropical getaway, especially with many popular ski resorts becoming overcrowded. It’s also the month full of romance with Valentines happening midway through. If you’re looking for the perfect place to take your Valentine or catch some rays, here’s where you should travel in February.
Hawaii is a wonderful travel destination year round. It benefits from warm weather every month, so you can’t go wrong heading here in February. The beaches, jaw-dropping scenery, and laid back island atmosphere makes Hawaii a great option for a romantic Valentines getaway. Check out the Bali Hale Cottage for a couple’s getaway or Honu Heaven for a family group.
Events: Whale watching season, Waimea Town Celebration
Barbados’ wonderful dry season continues into February with very little rain. The weather hits a perfect point this month with warmth, sun, and low humidity. Hurricane season is still months away so guests can travel to Barbados in February with ease. Barbados has an excellent selection of private villas for rent; try the gorgeous Pink Cottage in St. James or Fustic House in St. Lucy.
Events: Holetown Festival, Open House Program
February is considered one of the best months to visit Costa Rica. The weather is warm, sunny, and brings little to no rain. While it’s still high season the prices for accommodations are lower than the spiked rates during the holidays. The crowds are smaller than December and January as well, so you can enjoy the blissful nature in a relaxed environment. Click here to browse all of our beautiful rental options in Costa Rica.
Events: Fiesta de los Isidro del General, Carnival at Puntarenas
In February there’s a sweet spot between winter holidays and March break crowds in Jamaica. The weather is perfect for spending afternoons on the beach and evenings dining al fresco with your loved ones. Ocho Rios and Montego Bay are ideal areas of Jamaica to visit during this sunny month. Keela Wee in Montego Bay comes with its own private beach and can sleep up to 12 people – what could be better for a family vacation?
Events: Jamaica Jazz & Blues Fest, Bob Marley Week