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the best food and wine winter vacations this year

Are you one of us who’s up for a snowy winter vacation this year? If so, you don’t have to settle for just another traditional ski or snowboarding trip. Instead, why not aim for a cold-weather culinary adventure? Preferably in a cozy and scenic location with excellent restaurants and at least one 5-star hotel. Happily, there are lots of places that fit that bill. Alternatively, if you’re in search of warm breezes and great cuisine, there are perfect spots for that this winter, too. Here are our top picks for the best food and wine winter vacations this year. We found over 15 options – one should be perfect for you.

Best Luxury Travel Destinations in the Month of January

Where will January take you? Where should it? What are the best places to go in January? Dear reader, there are so many magical options for starting your travels in the new year in high style that’s it’s hard to narrow the list. You can opt for sand or snow. You could travel to a serene setting for a new year’s de-tox or a “fitcation.” Alternatively, you can always find a place to keep the holiday party vibe going. Maybe you’re planning to propose? (it’s engagement season, after all). Whatever your fancy, here are our top picks for the best luxury travel destinations in the month of January.

The happy luxury of the Nantucket Christmas Stroll

Sure, you could visit a glittering city like New York, London or Paris during the Christmas season. But sometimes its nice to dream of a different kind of Christmas. One near the sea, with old weathered clapboard buildings, and hand-decorated trees. One with nutcrackers of a different sort. One like Christmas on Nantucket. This small and special island off the coast of Massachusetts is best-known as a summer retreat. But those who love it also know about the annual Nantucket Christmas Stroll.