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The Frozen Pleasures of Winter Wanderers

While writing about winter travelling, I kept returning to one question: What is it that draws tourists to the snowy parts of the world? The sun shines in southern Spain, where margaritas are served year-round. On the island of Saint Barthélemy, the record low temperature is 18.5°C (or 65.3 °F). Yet, year after year, crowds..

Europe in Four Seasons: Winter and Spring

This is the second in a two-part series: a guide for visiting Europe in each season. Check out the first article on summer in Helsinki and autumn in Florence! Winter Wonderland A cold wintry day carries with it a feeling of both grandeur and purity: imagine a blanket of white snow covering an old town..