Winter can be the most beautiful time of year to travel. From the peaks of the Rocky Mountains, to the beaches of Honolulu, there are tons of exciting destinations to travel to in the United States during the winter. So don’t hibernate this winter! Instead, explore the beauty the U.S. has to offer during this exciting time!
Looking to hit the slopes? Skiing and snowboarding is Denver, Colorado’s signature activity, offering 25 ski resorts you are sure to love. Ski at high altitudes down epic trails for the ultimate thrilling experience. Not a skier or snowboarder? No problem! There are tons of other things to do. Check out the stunning views of the Rocky Mountains by taking a driving tour of Mount Evans. Take it slow, and soak up and admire the beautiful scenery this state has to offer. Many of the ski mountains have awesome activities to do like dog sledding, tubing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling!
Between the comfortable temperature, affordable hotels, and inexpensive flights, wintertime is the best time to visit Honolulu. The weather stays around the low 80’s, which is a very pleasant and comfortable atmosphere, especially when you are sick of the snow! Spend your days sailing in a Makani Catamaran, snorkeling at Hanauma Bay, exploring awesome volcanoes, and relaxing on Waikiki Beach. Escape the cold winter and take advantage of Hawaii’s perfect “winter” weather!
New York City
Winter time in New York City is an amazing feeling. In my opinion, it is the the best time of year to visit. With endless activities and sightseeing, you’ll never find yourself looking for something to do. Check out the famous Christmas tree and go ice skating at Rockefeller Center. See the Rockettes at the Radio City Music Hall and try Serendipity’s famous frozen hot chocolate. Take a romantic stroll through Central Park and embrace the beautiful snowfall. Relax from sightseeing and go to Bryant Park’s winter village, where you can enjoy the free admission skating rink, holiday shops, and rink-side eatery. New York City is sure to get you in the holiday spirit!
Winter is a great time to visit the theme parks in Orlando, Florida! You won’t be stuck in that excruciating heat, and you won’t have to worry about waiting on those ridiculously long lines at the Disney theme parks! Get into all the popular restaurants hassle-free! The theme parks offer holiday events with fireworks and parades, perfect for the whole family.
Feel like you are vacationing in the Swiss Alps in this New England town, a quaint village with general stores and adorable shops. Stowe Mountain Resort features the state’s highest peak that looks over the town. Experience world-class skiing and other snow activities, ideal for a winter family getaway.
Embrace the beautiful weather this winter and explore these amazing destinations in the United States! Don’t forget to share your winter vacation photos with us on social media by tagging our blog’s Instagram @glamandgowns, Faviana’s Instagram @Faviana_NY, and Twitter @FavianaNY!