Rejoice! It is a new year and a new month! It is time to dust up those old resolutions and we, at Cozmo, have one resolution for you – To take more day-offs and vacations. Travelling is like reading a book that never stops being a page turner or like addictive TV show. It is a limitless array of knowledge and does not get old! So pack your bags and tie up your boots while we list out the best places for you to go to.

Botswana

This Southern African country is enriched with diverse wildlife spectacles and has one of the best safari experiences in the world. The landscape is defined by the Kalahari Desert and Okavango Delta. The massive Central Kalahari Game Reserve is home to numerous wild animals. The Okavango Delta is prone to seasonal floods which converts the area into suitable for a lot of flora and fauna wildlife.

Tanzania

Tanzania is an Eastern African country known for its vast reserves of wilderness, similar to any other country on the African continent. It is famous for the Serengeti National Park and the Kilimanjaro National Park. Serengeti is known as the mecca of safari as it is home to the “big five” game – elephants, lions, leopards, buffalos, rhinos. Few destinations in Africa can rival Tanzania’s diversity of wildlife, cultures and landscapes. And if these reasons are not enough to entice you to visit this country, hear this – January is a low season.

Okinawa, Japan

Okinawa Island is the largest of the Okinawa and the Ryukyu Islands of Japan, in the East China Sea. If you love beaches broad and coral reefs, this is the place for you. Or if you like history, there are various World War II memorials, also. Marine life enthusiasts should also check out the beautiful Churaumi Aquarium, which features many varieties of whale sharks and manta rays. The islands are also a site of an active volcano called Iōtorishima or Iwo Tori-shima.

Vietnam

A country once torn apart by war and bloodshed has now evolved to be a peaceful and serene country. The country’s pride is in its rich in cultural heritage and natural beauty. During January, the locals enjoy dry wintery breeze. It is also known as ‘Rice Bowl’  thanks to the abundance of various paddy fields along with fruit and flower orchards.

Laos

Laos is a hidden paradise in the South East Asia filled with milky blue waterfalls, opulent temples and wonderful colonial towns. Life here has a slow rhythm to the fast life of cities we all enjoy. If you are looking for lush green landscapes and an enigmatic experience, Laos is exactly what you are looking for this January.

Thailand

The first month of the year is the best time to visit Thailand as the temperatures remain between 20 to 30 °C, throughout the month making it a dreamy paradise. Famous for its turquoise beaches and massages that has managed to retain its cultural identity in spite of being a huge tourist hub.

Armenia

Armenia is a former Soviet Republic in the Caucasus region between Europe and Asia; on its way to becoming the most talked about destination in 2020. It is home to the oldest church in the world, Apostolic Church, and is the first country to legally adopt Christianity as its religion. The country is filled with ancient churches, fortresses and monasteries, some of them even declared as UNESCO World Heritage site.