What could be better than pausing and changing the environment? In addition, this year there are one more days off in May than last year. Especially for travel enthusiasts, we have collected nine destinations for every taste. The main thing is to plan a vacation and not spend a lot of time on flights.
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Finding cheap tickets from Moscow to Budapest will not be difficult, prices in the city itself will also please - this is one of the most economical destinations.
You can plan a trip for two or three days, this is enough to see the most interesting sights of the city. One of the best activities is to wander aimlessly around the capital and look into the amazingly beautiful courtyards. And one of the days can be devoted to the terms and spa treatments - this is one of the features of Budapest.
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May in Israel is summer, but not hot. Despite the fact that the sea is still cool, the beach season is open. Therefore, this is the best option for those who yearn for summer and swimsuits. Between going to the beach and surfing, you can take a stroll through the local markets, taste fine Israeli cuisine, explore modern architecture and visit the old part of the city - Jaffa.
In May, Georgia is sunny and warm, everything around blossoms and smells sweet. Therefore, you should definitely go there to taste the best wine, excellent and surprisingly delicious Georgian food and experience the legendary hospitality. The beach season in resort towns begins closer to summer, so in May it is better to go to Tbilisi - from there it is easy to get to nearby cities. Consider in advance how you will move between cities and in the mountains, it may be more profitable to rent a car.
One of the most interesting options is a trip to the capital of Bavaria. Munich is a small and very picturesque city. Two or three days is enough to see the pinakothek, the famous BMW center and taste the local food (pay attention to pastries). Do not forget to stroll through the English Park and look into the Museum of Modern Art
Haus der Kunst
. In the evening, you can sit in local non-touristic bars and enjoy the famous Bavarian beer.
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May Nice is beautiful - it is already very warm there, but not hot. In addition, this year in France is quite late spring - in May you will find still flowering trees. There are very few tourists in Nice at this time. You need to go to the south of France for the azure color of the water - it is really special.
And during the walk, be sure to turn off the front promenade des Anglais into the narrow, tangled streets of the old city - you will find yourself in a completely different Nice, bright and original.
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One of the most exotic destinations for the May holidays is a trip to Mongolia. A great opportunity to be on another planet after a few hours of flight. In May, it is still cool in Mongolia - +16 ºC during the day and slightly above zero at night, but you are going to get new impressions, rather than basking on the beach.
It is convenient that the Russians do not need a visa, and the prices in the country are quite low. They fly to Mongolia to see the dunes in the Gobi Desert, bright blue lakes, starry nights, volcanoes, reindeer in the taiga and, of course, to spend the night with nomads in the middle of a vast steppe.
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In May, a full summer begins in Crete, but without the heat, drought and north wind
. The beach season and water temperature depend on how the winter was.
So, maybe you won’t be able to swim. However, hotel prices are still low and there are not so many tourists. If you want to travel around the island, the easiest way is to rent a car. But if you plan to move on your own, it is advisable to settle in the eastern part of the island, in the vicinity of Heraklion. From here it is very close to the Minoan palaces of Knossos, Malia and Festus.
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At this time of year Bulgaria is buried in flowers. The air temperature can reach +25 ºС - swimming in the sea is still early, but you can already sunbathe. This is a good option for budget and peaceful May holidays, with leisurely walks, tasting local dishes and visiting attractions. Look in the capital, the National History Museum and the Church of the Holy Week in Sofia, and then go to the neighboring
, where the archaeological museum and the famous park are located - it has an observatory, a dolphinarium and an aquarium.
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Late spring in Europe will delight you with blooming May Brussels. In addition, it is a wonderful city for active travelers - in a few days you can go around and explore the whole of Belgium. One day is enough for the capital, so then you can safely go to neighboring cities: Ghent, Antwerp, Bruges, Liege and Leuven. Belgium is created for a comfortable stay and hiking.