Spring has sprung and the natural world is in bloom.

Spring has sprung, bringing the prospect of warmer days ahead. The natural world is in bloom, making April ideal for flora and fauna based escapes. Grab some early summer sunshine in Europe or hatch a plan for an Easter holiday break.

April is a great month for wildlife-based adventures. Spot the blue-footed booby in the Galapagos, where calm seas making cruising a breeze. It’s dry season for visiting the orangutans in Borneo, while a visit to Zimbabwe or Zambia will showcase Victoria Falls in all its glory. The rhododendrons are blooming in mysterious Bhutan and it’s a rewarding time to discover colonial towns in Guatemala or cloud forests in Costa Rica. Take the clan to Mauritius for Easter, or try a European city break – visiting the Sistine Chapel in Rome or learning about Malta’s Knights of St John.

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