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  • Embark on a winter wonderland escape from the hustle and bustle of New York City with these enchanting winter getaways that promise a perfect blend adventure and relaxation. Whether you’re wandering around the charming streets of Hudson, or taking in the snowy serenity of Lake Placid, these cozy winter destinations offer a unique escape from NYC. Below you will find my guide to the best cozy winter weekend getaways from the city for winter of 2024!

    From the sun-soaked beaches of Antigua to the charming nooks of Charlottesville, these destinations are promising for a weekend of love and relaxation. Whether you crave good food, adventure, or just a leisurely stroll on the beach, this list includes romantic weekend getaways for everyone looking to create timeless memories. 

    Whether you are traveling to the Alps to ski, or are just looking for a magical winter getaway, the French Alps has so many fun winter activities and breathtaking views to offer. I have curated a guide to spending winter in French Alps, making the most and maximizing what the region has to offer!

    There is nothing like spending Christmas in New York City! From vibrant light displays to ice-skating in world-famous rinks, New York offers a magical winter wonderland like no other during the month of December. 

    Nestled among the Blue Ridge Mountains likes the town of Charlottesville and its surrounding wine country, perfect for a picturesque weekend getaway in Virginia. Whether you’re looking to wine and dine or spend the day mountaineering among Virginia’s very own national park, Virginia has something to offer for every type of traveler. 

    Nantucket, a true gem nestled off the coast of Massachusetts, is the perfect setting for a summer getaway. Once known as the whaling capital of the world, Nantucket is now an elite vacation destination full of beautiful homes, lighthouses, and delicious seafood.  This travel guide is filled with the best beaches, restaurants, and things to do for a perfect Nantucket vacation.

    Outside of the bustling North East cities lies several charming and timeless small towns. Whether you’re searching for picturesque landscapes, a town with old-world charm for your next trip, or a waterfront with lighthouses, the North East holds some of the cutest small towns that must be explored! 

    Embark on an unforgettable getaway to Lake Como with my full weekend travel guide! Picture-perfect mountain views and the crystal-clear lake paint a view unlike any other, and the cobblestone roads and vibrant towns dotting the lake coast are pure magic. Below you will find a guide to the perfect travel guide to a weekend in Lake Como, with the best things to do and where to stay in Lake Como, Italy.

    Mallorca is filled with picture perfect instagrammable moments around every corner. These are my most favorite picture perfect spots on the island! See my complete Mallorca travel guide for more tips!

    Looking for inspiration for your next winter trip to Megève, France? This guide will take you through the best places to stay in Megève, the best winter activities in Megève, travel tips, and the best places to eat in Megève!

    Located about 1 hour south of Geneva lies Chamonix Mont Blanc, a quaint French village in the French Alps. The town of Chamonix is situated in a valley surrounded by mountains, with Mont Blanc being the most famous. Chamonix is home to three 5 star hotels, with Grand Hotel des Alpes at the top of the list. 

    Traveling to the French Alps this winter? Chamonix is a picturesque town among the famous Month Blanc that you must not miss! Below is a travel guide to Chamonix, where you will find the best place to stay in Chamonix, best things to do in Chamonix (besides skiing!), and the best restaurants in Chamonix!

    Annecy is a French village taken straight from a storybook. Annecy’s Old Town is filled with colorful buildings, winding alleyways, and a canal with unique views and crystal clear water which is crossed by the famous Lover’s Bridge. You will find this French vibrant town just a 40 minute drive south of Geneva, and definitely a worthwhile stop no matter what season it is.

I’m Courtney, a travel enthusiast who has dedicated my spare time cultivating guides of my very best adventures. Through this blog, I share travel tips, favorite hotel stays, top restaurants, and unforgettable experiences. Join me as I wander around the globe making memories!