Culling the travel list down to a practical number of destinations that can squeeze into a few weeks of annual leave, is ONE of the many tough decisions you’ll have to make in 2019.

How do you choose to travel to Easter Island’s mysterious history over the Maldives’ idyllic beaches? Or Italy’s world’s best pizza over Nepal’s intoxicating spices?

It’s just too hard!

Thankfully, the stars are here to help guide you.

As Chinese New Year fast approaches, we (along with KAYAK) turn to the night sky for tips on WHERE and WHEN to go in 2019 for best luck and fortune, based on Chinese Horoscopes.

Follow the stars…

 

PIG

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PIGS ARE BORN IN: 2019, 2007, 1995, 1983, 1971, or 1959

BEST PLACES: Canggu, Stockholm, Sweden, Yucatan Peninsula or Fiji

BEST MONTHS: Any month other than May-June

 

RAT

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RATS ARE BORN IN: 2008, 1996, 1984, 1972, 1960, 1948

BEST PLACES: Morocco, Nepal

BEST MONTHS: November, December

 

OX

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OXEN ARE BORN IN: 2009, 1997, 1985, 1973, 1961, 1949

BEST PLACES: Sydney, Krabi, Langkawi

BEST MONTHS: March – December

 

TIGER

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TIGERS ARE BORN IN: 2010, 1998, 1986, 1974, 1962, 1950

BEST PLACES: New York, Buenos Aires, San Francisco, French Polynesia

BEST MONTHS: January to March, September to December

 

RABBIT

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RABBITS ARE BORN IN: 2011, 1999, 1987, 1975, 1963, 1951

BEST PLACES: Singapore, Bangkok, Chiangmai, Venice, Miami

BEST MONTHS: Any month other than June-August

 

DRAGON

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DRAGONS ARE BORN IN: 2012, 2000, 1988, 1976, 1964, 1952

BEST PLACES: Istanbul, California

BEST MONTHS: Any month other than July-August

 

SNAKE

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SNAKES ARE BORN IN: 2013, 2001, 1989, 1977, 1965, 1953

BEST PLACES: Bali, Shanghai, Tateyama, Sydney

BEST MONTHS: Any month other than September-December

 

HORSE

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HORSE ARE BORN IN: 2014, 2002, 1990, 1978, 1966, 1954

BEST PLACES: Peru, Copenhagen, St Petersburg

BEST MONTHS: Any month other than September-December

 

SHEEP

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SHEEP ARE BORN IN: 2015, 2003, 1991, 1979, 1967, 1955

BEST PLACES: Adelaide, Las Vegas, Dubai, Florida

BEST MONTHS: Any month of the year

 

MONKEY

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MONKEYS ARE BORN IN: 2016, 2004, 1992, 1980, 1968, 1956

BEST PLACES: Australia, Bali, Alaska

BEST MONTHS: Any month other than October-February

 

ROOSTER

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Image: Kazi Faiz Ahmed Jeem/Unsplash

ROOSTERS ARE BORN IN: 2017, 2005, 1993, 1981, 1969, 1957

BEST PLACES: Sydney, Melbourne, Hobart, Darwin

BEST MONTHS: Any month other than November-December

 

DOG

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DOGS ARE BORN IN: 2018, 2006, 1994, 1982, 1970, 1958

BEST PLACES: Sri Lanka, Zanzibar, Seychelles, Cape Town, Maldives

BEST MONTHS: Any month!

 

Where will the stars take you in 2019?