The Year of the Monkey

The Year of the Monkey
February 2016
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Chinese New Year celebrations will start next week, heralding in the Year of the Red Monkey and will continue on through the month.

The monkey is a clever animal and usually compared to smart people. When born in a year of the Monkey you are known to be witty, intelligent and have a magnetic personality.

Each of the twelve Chinese astrological signs is understood to have certain traits and be suited to travelling in a certain way. We’ve compiled our annual list of luxury travel forays based on these unique traits from destinations across the world.

Zodiac Destinations

Snake
Born in 1989, 1977, 1965, 1953, 1941
Elegant, intelligent, intuitive
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Horse
Born in 1990, 1978, 1966, 1954, 1942
Adaptable, loyal, adventurous
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Sheep
Born in 1991, 1979, 1967, 1955, 1943
Sensitive, calm, tasteful
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Monkey
Born in 1980, 1968, 1956, 1944, 1932
Bright, lively, versatile
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Rooster
Born in 1981, 1969, 1957, 1945, 1933
Energetic, diverse, flamboyant
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Dog
Born in 1982, 1970, 1958, 1946, 1934
Loyal, lively, adaptable
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Pig
Born in 1983, 1971, 1959, 1947, 1935
Honorable, sociable, sincere
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Rat
Born in 1984, 1972, 1960, 1948, 1936
Intelligent, adaptable, artistic
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Ox
Born in 1985, 1973, 1961, 1949, 1937
Loyal, reliable, strong
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Tiger
Born in 1986, 1974, 1962, 1950, 1938
Positive, ambitious, confident
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Rabbit
Born in 1987, 1975, 1963, 1951, 1939
Sincere, sociable, modest
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Dragon
Born in 1988, 1976, 1964, 1952, 1940
Lucky, spiritual, charismatic
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