Winter Escapes If you prefer the warm summer sun and an ice coffee over the chill of winter and the power bill that comes with a constantly running heater, you might want to consider booking a winter escape. Winter in Australia is a popular time to hit the open ocean and follow the sun to greener pastures. Here are our top picks for winter escapes. Spain & Med. Beaches Cruise 14 nights from $2406 – departing 3 June Bermuda 7 nights from $1198 – departing 6 June Papua New Guinea 15 nights from $2309 – departing 23 June Hawaii, Tahiti & South Pacific 35 nights from $5799 – departing 14 July Pacific Island Hopper 7 nights from $949 – departing 5 July Best of the Pacific 12 nights from $1349 – departing 23 August If a winter escape is exactly what the doctor ordered, it’s never too early to book!