Pristine beaches, clear ocean waters, and historical destinations are the main highlights in Zanzibar. January is the best time to hit this part of Africa to make the most of that summer heat. Take a dip in Zanzibar’s sparkling tides, and witness the precious marine life under its salty seas. Safari Blue is the best pick if you want to experience a stunning African beach. You may also want to visit the Jozani Chwaka National Park, where the famous red colobus monkey dwells. The region homes this rare primate, where you can also witness various birdlife. Visiting this destination wouldn’t be complete without learning its roots and history. Zanzibar is where Spice Island is located, which bears significant stories of the past. Wander the Stone Town, where you can find the House of Wonders, National Museum of Zanzibar, and the Old Fort.
Cape Town, South Africa
Awarded as 2017’s Best City in the world by Telegraph, Cape Town is the paradise you must witness in January. Thousands of tourists fly to this part of the world and head to adventures. The Mother City homes long lines of restaurants, hotels, and businesses that offer various activities. Witness two oceans meet in the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve, that bears stunning beauty all-year-round. Hiking the Table Mountain, one of New Seven Wonders of Nature, is a chance you shouldn’t miss when you get to Cape Town. Let the beguiling beaches leave you mesmerized, as well the famous parks such as West Coast National Park, and Tankwa Karoo National Park, which are all filled with plants and flowers. Wander these places, and you'll carry with you a dreamy experience.