The month of November is synonymous for autumn colours in the forests and woods of the northern hemisphere of the Planet. A place to visit at this time of the year are the Appalachian Mountains in the United States of America: In this area between the beginning of October and the beginning of November you can admire the spectacular autumn colours of the trees. Even Japan is a great destination to admire the autumn colours. The best period is the month of November.
The European forests are less spectacular, but equally beautiful. Even here between the end of October and the beginning of November the woods take on spectacular and unique colours The most beautiful places are: The Alps (France, Italy, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Austria, Germany, Slovenia), the Apennines (Italy), the Carpathians Mountains (Romania) and the Pyrenees (France, Spain). Between the end of October and the beginning of November it is possible to admire the vineyards of Tuscany, which take on the spectacular autumn colours.
November is a good month to visit the south of Spain, especially Andalusia. Among the nations to visit in November: Morocco with its Atlantic coast. Also the Sahara region and the Persian Gulf area are places to visit in November.
In this month the rainy season ends in Indochina. Thus you can consider a trip to this part of the world. The month of November is also a good time to visit Yunnan in the People’s Republic of China thanks to the mild climate that characterizes this region of China during the autumn.
Starting in November the climate also improves in the Caribbean area: The cyclones period ends and prices are not as high as in the following months. November is the last month to spot whales along the South African coast between Cape Town and Hermanus. In Argentina and Chile the summer is approaching and the days are getting longer and becoming increasingly mild. Along the northeastern coast of Brazil from São Salvador da Bahia to São Luís do Maranhão there is still the dry season during this month.
In November you can also consider a trip to New Zealand and Australia. In this part of the world we are in full spring and the climate is very pleasant. In New Zealand you can admire the particularly impressive blooms of wild lupines (Lupinus perennis) on the spectacular South Island.
English text correction by Dietrich Köster.