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If you’re keen to get away in January to escape from the cold and enjoy some sunshine, why not take a look through our recommendations for a winter holiday? You'll need to fly for at least six hours, but there are some fantastic destinations waiting for you when you get off the plane.

Hot favourites in January
DestinationTempSunshineFlight time
Canary Islands22°C6 hrs4.5 hrs
Cancun28°C10 hrs11 hrs
Cape Verde23°C7 hrs6 hrs
Caribbean26°C8 hrs9 hrs
Dubai19°C8 hrs7 hrs
Florida22°C7 hrs9.5 hrs

*Average temperature and sunshine in January

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