There are basically two types of people who like to travel to places during the winter. While few people loves the chilly climate and enjoy the beauty of the white snow covered towns and cities, the other category of people look for warmer places to visit during this time of the year. For the travelers belonging to the former category US has a number of stunning locations to visit that turns gorgeous during the winter and also set the ground for a lot of winter activities. To many people winter is one of the favourite seasons for traveling.
Why travel to colder places in winter?
One of the main reasons some travelers love to travel to colder places during the winter as they enjoy taking part in the winter sporting activities like skiing or snow boarding. Another reason why traveling to US during winter is a good idea is that the flight fares during this time of the year drop and thus is more affordable except one is traveling on a few particular days such as the Christmas or the New Year’s Even to a few particular cities. In winter one gets a number of holidays as well.
So these holidays can be utilized for a nice trip to the cold cities of the US. Few of the best Ski Resorts in the world are located in the US. To the west where the mountain ranges like the Sierra Nevada, Rocky Mountains and the Cascades run from the Colorado to California have the most notable Ski Resorts in the US. Ski Resorts are also located in the East and the South in the cities of Maine, New York and along the Appalachian mountain range.
The other category of the people who likes to warm themselves up a bit during the chilling months of the winter, places like the southern California, Florida and the islands of the Caribbean are a very good. While the north and the central Florida tends to be chillier during the winter the southern part of it are more pleasant with warmer temperatures. Miami and the Orlando in the Florida are the ideal places to visit during the winter. But traveling to the Florida during this time of the year can get expensive as it is a tourist hotspot during the winter. The southern California also gets warmer temperatures during the winter and also a heaven for the skiers. In California one can enjoy both the milder temperatures and ice skiing.