Make The Most Of Military Fares With These Stunning Destinations

If you’re looking to get away, without having to deal with the huge influx of visitors; then it’s time to consider a September vacation. You can use military fares to reduce the cost of your vacation while parents need to be back at work and children back at school.

Consider the following destinations; even in September, you’re virtually guaranteed good weather.

Sonoma County in California

When the grapes are ready to be harvested the entire region has festivals and wine tasting ceremonies. You can even help with picking the grapes if you wish!

Add a visit to the Russian River Brewing facility and you’ll experience a vacation like no other!

Don’t forget to try out the Sonoma Plein Air festival of art. You can be inspired or simply admire!

The Black Hills In South Dakota

This is one experience you have to see to really appreciate. The Black Hills is home to the annual Buffalo roundup where 1,300 bison in the Custer State Park are herded together.

Get the best seat in the house on top of one of the hills and prepared to be mesmerized by the synchronized movements.

You can also take part in the Volksmarch which is a 6.2 uphill organized hike up the mountain to see the carving built in honour of the great Lakota chief.

Don’t forget to check out the scenery, it will rival anything else in the world.


If you’re looking to go a little further afield then your military airfares can take you to Japan; the home of sumo wrestling.

The Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale runs through the first half of September and demonstrates at least 50 large scale art installations.

After you’ve taken in the art you can enjoy the Grand Sumo Tournament; with matches happening all day every!

Telluride, Colorado

There are over 14,000 peaks to choose from in the vicinity of this town. While you’ll be a little early for skiing you’ll be able to hike up any or even all of these mountains and enjoy some truly spectacular views!

Most of the time the visitor count is low; unless you arrive during the Telluride Film Festival; which runs for the first 4 days of September.

If you head here between the 14 and 16 you can appreciate the Blues & Brews festival. The end of the month brings you the Cars and Colors festival; something for everyone!


Get off the beaten track with military airfares and a determination to find excitement.

You can visit the baby gorilla naming ceremony; alongside 20,000 other people at Kinigi and then enjoy the party!

Don’t forget to take in a safari to really appreciate some impressive animals in their natural habitat.

Lucca, Italy

Who hasn’t dreamed of visiting Italy and enjoy the culture alongside stunning scenery?

During September Lucca is having a massive amusement park created in the middle of the town. This is followed by a real renaissance food festival. Experience food from the 13th century. You can even trade your Euros for authentic antique currency.


A quick flight will have you in what is seen as one of the most dangerous countries in the world. In fact, this is a great and safe destination; one that many others already appreciate.

Test the Latin American culture and experience the festival spirit of these unique towns. You can even take a trip into the jungle and hike up mountains.


This is a beautiful island that offers a chance to relax, steep yourself in culture and experience some of the best music festivals in Europe.

Don’t forget to add in a visit to the Troy Museum which has 150 exhibits and 2,000 artefacts.

Wherever you choose to go you’ll find that booking for September with MilitaryFares will make it affordable and fantastic.