Winter can be long and bleak. The best way to make it ’til spring: Plan a fun vacation. Whether you prefer snow or sand, anticipating a winter vacation can get you through the colder months. The travel experts at Frommer’s compiled the top winter vacation destinations, and some may surprise you. Pick a snowy or sunny spot, then get planning!
1. Key West, Florida
Be like Ernest Hemingway and escape colder climates for the “Conch Republic,” aka Key West, Florida. The southernmost spot in the continental U.S. is perfect for the laid-back traveler seeking a quirkier side of the Sunshine State. Pastel conch houses and turquoise waters greet visitors, who often come for Key West’s world-class snorkeling and parasailing. Don’t forget to try a famous slice of Key Lime pie while you’re there.
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