With the hustle and bustle of the summer season behind us, many consider the month of September to signify the return to a more restricted lifestyle and the nearing of cold winter nights. But September doesn't have to be a month of monotony. In fact, savvy travelers know to book their getaways in September, benefitting from lower travel costs, better deals and a more manageable holiday experience. With locations that suit even the most demanding of travelers, why would you say no?
Santorini - Greece
With party islanders and family holiday-goers long gone, you can be sure to relax and unwind in the pleasant September sun on the Greek island of Santorini. The first three weeks in September are dedicated to Santorini's International Music Festival, which takes place in the Island's capital - Fira. What more could you want than being surrounded by quaint, white-washed Grecian houses, gazing out over the calm sapphire waters as the melodic sound of classical music fills the air?