The Best Winter Vacation Destinations
Traveling in the winter season can cure those winter blues that spring up during this lack of sunshine season. You may be enjoying all that the fall weather brings you, such as apple picking, pumpkin patch visits and Thanksgiving season, but with the fall season comes the reminder that winter is just around the corner. The winter season is a great time to travel.
You get to go away from your regular life and experience a vacation during the non-peak season in most locations. When you travel to the best winter vacation destinations you’ll be pleasantly surprised with fewer crowds and ample time to relax.
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Enjoying the south on the East Coast is the perfect way to enjoy some southern hospitality and attractions during the winter season. Myrtle Beach in South Carolina offers temperatures in the 50’s and 60’s, which is much warmer than some areas in the winter season. With attractions like a Ferris wheel, golfing and ice cream treats, you’ll truly enjoy this winter vacation destination.
This Caribbean destination must make my best winter vacation destinations because who doesn’t’ love a ton of sunshine during the dreary winter season? This vacation destination has started to become more popular as more flights are offered to and from this Caribbean location. The price is reasonable too, you can usually find flights for about $500-$600 round trip with hotels costing around $100 or less.
Baja California, Mexico
This is the perfect winter destination for anyone on the west coast, or really anywhere, but most people on the east coast will opt to visit Cancun. Baja California, Mexico offers you horseback riding on the beach, 18th Century Spanish colonial architecture and amazing diving opportunities. There’s a party atmosphere nearby in Cabo San Lucas if that interests you too.
With its luxuriant islands and tasty food, Kauai, Hawaii is one of my favorite recommendations for a winter vacation destination. You can experience beautiful experiences of boating and snorkeling here as well as fresh ahi tuna. The delicious food options and culture on the island here will surely help you feel happier during your fabulous vacation time in Kauai.
The historic port trading city of Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic is another fabulous winter vacation destination to look into. The awesome thing about this winter vacation destination is that a round-trip ticket from New York and Boston is just under $400. There are many beaches, beautiful architecture and hotels are around $100 or less in some decent areas here.
This list of the best winter vacation destinations could go on for a while, there are so many beautiful places you can visit to soak up the sunshine and get away from the dreary winter season. I hope that you’ll take a moment to review each of these winter vacation destinations and pick one that suits your desires best.