February is less a good time to get outta town than it is an essential one. If a calendar month could conceive how to slap you round the face with the wet fish of reality, February would be that month. The outrageous gluttony of December has already morphed from a thing of deep shame to starry-eyed nostalgia, while the dizzying optimism accompanying January’s resolutions has matured into a grudging acceptance of futility. And the weather’s shite. But it doesn’t have to be this way! You poor thing. You need a holiday or vacation or whatever you want to call it. A break! We can help! Keep reading; we have suggestions. From a road trip through South Africa and a stunning waterfall in Venezuela to national parks in Nepal and Ethopia, these are the best places to travel in February. All hope is not lost.
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