Traveling north for an epic ski trip can be the highlight of the whole winter season for snow-bunny families. Maine just so happens to have a healthy lineup of family-focused accommodation options for those seeking natural slopes covered in fresh powder, but with the added conveniences of home, and then some. Keep this list of family ski mountains and local lodges in mind while planning your next family ski trip.
The Peninsula Beverly Hills makes staying in a suite even sweeter! Guests who book one of the hotel’s elegant suites are offered complimentary use of a luxury BMW for the length of their stay. While Beverly Hills has so much to offer, having a car gives you the freedom to see even more of Southern California, whether it is driving up the Pacific Coast Highway to Malibu, or continuing on, past Santa Barbara, to Santa Ynez wine country.
In most of Southern California, a white Christmas may be the stuff of movies and the memories of people who grew up elsewhere. However, many call Lake Arrowhead the “Alps of Southern California” and it’s the ideal place to get away from the crowds and enjoy the holiday season the way you’d imagine it should be enjoyed.
Most people think of New York City as nothing but a concrete jungle, but the city is home to more than 1,700 parks, playgrounds and recreation facilities including wetlands and woodlands. Although just about everyone on the planet has heard of Central Park and other popular spots like Brooklyn Bridge Park, there are plenty of havens for nature lovers peppered throughout the boroughs.
You don’t have to be Irish to be spellbound by Ireland’s epic expanse of culture, history, quaint towns and otherworldly landscapes. Though it is a small country, travelers have long been known to explore it at a leisurely pace by car or train over the course of two or three weeks.
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