Where’s hot in October? Top 10 holiday destinations…
|Country||City||Average temperature in October|
|UAE||Dubai||29°C / 85°F|
|Thailand||Phuket||28°C / 82°F|
|Mexico||Punta Cana||27°C / 80°F|
|USA||Orlando||24°C / 75°F|
|Canary Islands||Lanzarote||23°C / 74°F|
|Canary Islands||Gran Canaria||23°C / 74°F|
|Spain||Benidorm||20°C / 68°F|
|Spain||Malaga||20°C / 68°F|
|Greece||Crete||20°C / 68°F|
Beach holidays in October
The sun still comes out in Spain throughout October, and there are plenty of popular destinations including Malaga and Benidorm that attract hoards of Brits. Alternatively, Crete is still a toasty 20 degrees, so you can park your bum on the sand and get stuck into some ouzo.
City holidays in October
If you’re after shopping and a lively nightlife, Dubai is a great choice for a winter city break. Alternatively, Palermo is a pretty 22 degrees in October, if you want to explore the Catacombs and some pretty excellent cafes.
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