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Top 15 Winter Destinations

When it comes to the ideal winter vacation spot, in 2013, Gogobot users were torn between beach and snow. This list of award winners gives any traveler some great destinations for winter escape in 2013.
1

Lake Tahoe

California, United States
4.5
You must backpack up to Falling Leaf Lake just above Emerald Bay. There are 3 small lakes that flow into Emerald Bay. The hike will take most of...
2

Whistler

British Columbia, Canada
4.5
Whistler has great runs, a pretty vibrant apres ski scene, plenty to do if you're tired of the slopes. It's also a fun place in the summer for...
3

Vancouver

British Columbia, Canada
4.5
There's a reason why Vancouver is expensive. Where else can you snowboard & the enjoy a meal in an outdoor patio? While there may not be much...
4

Park City

Utah, United States
5
In the summer there are hiking and biking trails at the ski resorts. Absolutely stunning scenery and you can get in a workout! Be prepared for...
5

Mammoth Lakes

California, United States
4.5
Some of the best skiing on the west coast. Lots of runs and fresh powder.
6

Amsterdam

Netherlands
4.5
I really love Amsterdam the city is so powerful for the legendary places that happened in the past and all preserved now a days. The city is better...
7

Maui

Hawaii, United States
5
Maui is paradise. I have never been to a place on earth I love any more than Maui. From the food to the people, this is a place where I could spent an...
8

Venice

Italy
4.5
Went over the Acadamia bridge today and saw all the love locks on the railings, thought I'd add to them with one for me and my girlfriend Jemma....
9

New Orleans

Louisiana, United States
4.5
Wedged between Texas and the Southeast, this Louisiana city landed in the top 10 by making barbecue on its own terms—like the pork-belly...
10

Prague

Czech Republic
4.5
Prague is a beautiful city. The Czech capital has a lot to offer. You can visit the worlds largest castle complex and a beautiful city center! :)...
11

Denver

Denver and Surrounds
4
Denver is nicknamed the Mile-High City because its official elevation is exactly one mile above sea level, making it one of the highest major...
12

Aspen

Colorado, United States
4.5
The A-list ski town has no shortage of plush hotels primed for romance—such as The Little Nell or the St. Regis—or sips to get you there: the Rocky...
13
4.5
When Gayle and I drive to Genoa NV from the SF Bay Area, we arrive in South Lake Tahoe (via the Pioneer Trail), pick up groceries, cross the state...
14

Vail

Colorado, United States
4.5
We didn't like Vail much. It was a quiet little "town" that seemed to consist of a bunch of condos and a ski area.
15
4.5
nice town, but eventually boring. If you're coming from Bolivia or peru, you enjoy the good facilities, but if you start your trip here, it is bit...
16

Las Vegas

Nevada, United States
4.5
I'm not a partier or a gambler, but even I really liked Vegas. There are many outdoor things to do just outside of Vegas, like Red Rock Canyon,...
17

Greater New York City

New York State, United States
4.5
New York City is one of my favorite places on earth. It has everything...great food, diverse culture, music, clubs, and lots if history. Times...
18

San Diego

Greater San Diego
4.5
San Diego is amazing, and may have the best weather in the entire country. From the bustling downtown, full of great place to eat and be...
19

Oahu

Hawaii, United States
4.5
I was born and raised here, so I'm a little partial to this awesome island. It definitely was a privilege growing up on Oahu and experiencing the...
20

Rio de Janeiro

State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
4.5
One's On life time is nice to visit Rio ! I'm From Brazil and recommended , just dress simple in jeans and sandals , bikini shorts...