White sands, green peaks and emerald waters in the Caribbean. Surfing hot spots, windswept prairies and tabletop mountains along the Brazilian coast. Ruined palaces, zebu markets and whale watching in Madagascar. In India, the Ganga festival is taking place along the great river Ganges as the city of Varanasi pays tribute to the river that has been their lifeline for centuries. At full moon the locals decorate the banks with lamps and lanterns to welcome the gods to bathe.
South Africa is fantastic at this time of year and so too is Tanzania. Or you could head to Jordan or Oman for desert sands and colorful culture. The Caribbean also beckons, and further south, Argentina comes alive with the polo finals. An itinerary here could include a stay in Patagonia, land of snowy peaks, turquoise lakes and amazing wildlife. November promises a wonderful safari in Africa - find out more about Africa's secret season.