A Christmas Travel Wish List

For many South Africans, December is a time for travel. With endless destination options, the question of where to next go on holiday is somewhat daunting. We’ve narrowed it down to three places you should consider for your December holiday.


Club Med Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.

Club Med Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

With December being summer in South Africa, what better way to spend the Christmas holidays than on a heavenly island in the middle of the Caribbean, enjoying a holiday of elegance, luxury and relaxation? Club Med Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic is ideal for couples and families, and boasts endless beaches, colourful gardens and a coconut grove. Couples and families can enjoy Club Med CREACTIVE by Cirque du Soleil – a playground filled with countless activities inspired by the famous circus show – unique to Club Med. Holiday goers are also able to enjoy the 5Ψ Luxury Space within the 4Ψ Punta Cana Resort, and the new Zen Oasis – a hideaway specifically for adults looking to relax and unwind. What better way to spend Christmas day than enjoying couples’ spa treatments or spoiling your partner to one of the first ever Barber Shop’s in a Club Med resort – the Men’s Lodge by L’Occitane.


Club Med Finolhu Villas, Maldives.

Club Med Finolhu Villas, Maldives

If you’re looking to spend a Christmas closer to home, the Club Med Finolhu Villas are an ideal summer escape to a paradise of privacy and tranquility. With your very own butler, your every need is met in the most stylish manner possible. Every villa has its own personal plunge pool and a staircase descending straight into the crystal clear waters. It is no surprise that the Finolhu Villas are an award-winning getaway perfect for couples that are wishing to spend a romantic Christmas enjoying beautifully preserved private beaches in the Maldives. The ultimate Christmas spoil.


Club Med Val d’Isère, French Alps.

Club Med Val d’Isère, French Alps

If a sunny Christmas holiday isn’t your thing, how about a white Christmas enjoyed in the French Alps at Club MedVal d’Isère? The resort is home to preserved ski chalets guaranteeing a top quality stay. Discover Le Refuge, the new 5Ψ Luxury Space within the Val d’Isère 4Ψ Resort. From luxurious family suites to an exclusive private space comprising of a warmly furnished lounge and hot tub, the resort promises to meet your every need. The resort also has a dedicated ski room, room service for breakfast, champagne in the evening, a concierge service, and unlimited access to all the Club Med activities and services. Val d’Isère truly promises a white Christmas unlike any other.