As the temperatures begin to drop and Autumn sets in, more of us are trading in beach walks for strolls through woodlands and forests. And while Summer is known for its blue skies and warmer temperatures, Autumn by far has the best colour palette. For travel photographers, Autumn is the perfect chance to snap some beautiful foliage and warm colours. Express.co.uk has gathered five of the best destinations in the world to view Autumnal colours, stunning foliage and mystical scenic views.
3. Upstate New York, USA
Upstate New York is full of vivid yellow, oranges and reds in the Autumn.
The Adirondack Mountains in northeastern New York have plenty of villages with lodging options and popular Autumn events which are perfect for those wishing to immerse themselves in the Autumn season.
Peak times for viewing upstate New York’s Autumn foliage is between the last week of September and the third week of October.
If you’re staying in New York City, Central Park is also home to some beautiful changing colours.
5. Bois de Vincennes, Paris, France
Bois de Vincennes is located on the eastern edge of Paris and is the largest public park in the city.
The park has three artificial lakes, and one natural lake which includes islands, waterfalls, suspension bridges and fake ruins.
The landscape resembles a Romantic painting in all seasons, with the colours of the trees being reflected on the lakes.
The park provides a wonderful contrast to the busy city with glorious nature and varieties of apple and pear trees.