Happy Chinese New Year! Travel ideas based on your Chinese Zodiac

Happy Chinese New Year! Travel ideas based on your Chinese Zodiac
February 2017
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The Year of the Rooster

Chinese New Year celebrations have begun and will continue on into the month of February, with 2017 being the year of the Rooster.

When born in the year of the Rooster, you are known to be energetic, diverse and flamboyant.

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.


Snake

Born in: 2013, 2001, 1989, 1977, 1965, 1953, 1941, 1929

Characteristics: Elegant, intelligent, intuitive

Central Europe: A Tale of Three Cities


Horse

Born in: 2014, 2002, 1990, 1978, 1966, 1954, 1942, 1930

Characteristics: Adaptable, loyal, adventurous

South America: Treasures of the Andes


Sheep

Born in: 2015, 2003, 1991, 1979, 1967, 1955, 1943, 1931

Characteristics: Sensitive, calm, tasteful

Enchanting Sri Lanka


Monkey

Born in: 2016, 2004, 1992, 1980, 1968, 1956, 1944, 1932

Characteristics: Bright, lively, versatile

Highlights of China


Rooster

Born in: 2017, 2005, 1993, 1981, 1969, 1957, 1945, 1933

Characteristics: Energetic, diverse, flamboyant

Kenya: Wildlife & Warriors



Dog

Born in: 2006, 1994, 1982, 1970, 1958, 1946, 1934

Characteristics: Loyal, lively, adaptable

Colombia Revealed

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Pig

Born in: 2007, 1995, 1983, 1971, 1959, 1947, 1935, 1923

Characteristics: Honorable, sociable, sincere

Japan: Festivals & Culture



Rat

Born in: 2008, 1996, 1984, 1972, 1960, 1948, 1936, 1924

Characteristics: Intelligent, adaptable, artistic

Myanmar in Style



Ox

Born in: 2009, 1997, 1985, 1973, 1961, 1949, 1937, 1925

Characteristics: Loyal, reliable, strong

Classic Madagascar



Tiger

Born in: 2010, 1998, 1986, 1974, 1962, 1950, 1938, 1926

Characteristics: Positive, ambitious, confident

India: In Search of Tiger



Rabbit

Born in: 2011, 1999, 1987, 1975, 1963, 1951, 1939, 1927

Characteristics: Sincere, sociable, modest

Iran: A Journey through Persia



Dragon

Born in: 2012, 2000, 1988, 1976, 1964, 1952, 1940, 1928

Characteristics: Lucky, spiritual, charismatic

Ladakh: Nature, Festivals & Photography with Palani Mohan


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