CNN travel | Best places to go for fall: A dozen cool spots around the world

Greenville, South Carolina: This small city in the Upstate makes a great base for exploring the mountains of the Carolinas. You don’t even have to leave the city limits to get grand views of nature — Falls Park features greenways and a waterfall in the heart of downtown. Greenville is only a 2.5-hour drive from Atlanta, which has the world’s busiest passenger airport.


CNN) — The highly anticipated, jam-packed summer travel season proved to be challenging, to put it nicely.

Makes you yearn for a nice autumn vacation, huh? Perhaps a little less crowded, maybe less expensive, definitely less hot (in the Northern Hemisphere). And hopefully less chaotic.

Factoring in transit costs, a strong US dollar (great for American tourists overseas, not so great for everyone else), the weather, scenery and special events, here are some suggestions of the best places to go in the fall of 2022 around the world:  –read more–