With temperatures averaging between the 70’s and 80’s this time of spring and with very little rainfall, now is the perfect time to escape winter and book a trip to exotic Barbados. AirBnB is available, offering many rooms for under $99.

Discounted round trip airfare is easy to find online. Flights land at the Grantley Adams International Airport (BGI) in Bridgetown, Barbados. Taxis are everywhere in Bridgetown and visitors may negotiate the price. The favorable exchange rate has been permanently set at 2 Bajan dollars for 1 US dollar.


Savannah, Georgia

Being both a southern town and coastal town, spring starts earlier in Savannah than most other cities around the country. March and April temperatures hover in the 70’s and increased rainfall doesn’t start until June. Scrumptious southern style food is served up everywhere and visitors will not be able to sample it all.

Accommodations are reasonable as well, with AirBnB offering an abundance of affordable rooms. Lucky Savannah is another good source travelers can check for accommodations.


Mexico City, Mexico

Surprisingly, even though it is far south, Mexico City has spring temperatures in the 60’s due to its high elevation. Mexico City is both ancient and modern. Travelers may check the best airfares into MEX. AirBnB lists rooms this Spring in the amazing range of $30 to $50, and higher.  Uber is also available for added traveling convenience.


Lisbon, Portugal

Spring temperatures are a tad on the cool side in Lisbon, ranging from the upper 50’s to lower 60’s, so pack a coat. Travelers can shop airfare for their flights into LIS. Be sure to schedule time for The Chiado shopping area. It mixes old and modern where locals and visitors browse to purchase their treasures. Airbnb seems to be everywhere, and Lisbon is no exception. They list their accommodations as “Verified.”


Medellin, Colombia

Medellin is a modern city of two million residents surrounded by rugged and beautiful terrain. Temperatures in Medellin are about the same year-round; in the comfortable 70’s. The exchange rate is approximately 28,000 pesos for one American dollar. However, the US dollar is not accepted for payment in Medellin.

Accommodations are reasonably priced at AirBnB, and taxi drivers are abundant, or travelers may use Uber. Uber in Colombia competes in terms of quality of service and safety.