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Post election blues have you considering a move to Canada? Capital city Ottawa has it all: top-notch museums, a heavyweight cultural scene, mouth-watering dining and outdoor options galore. Don’t dismiss a winter visit. Residents embrace the frigid weather and…

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Spend less time planning a getaway and more time enjoying one this winter. These delightful digs—including a bohemian retreat on Long Island, a historic B&B in Connecticut, a boutique Cambridge hotel and something new just across the river in…

The Graham and Co. Outside

When the temperatures drop, you can count on these six hotels to offer great rates and dreamy digs all season long. Whether you choose to escape to a cozy bohemian retreat in the Catskills or a funky Bed-and-Breakfast in…

Winter Wine Festival

If the winter doldrums are starting to get to you, don’t let them. A potent panacea is within easy, car-free reach. Winter wine events are plentiful this season, with tastings, pairings and seminars that will please novices as well…

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As New Year’s draws closer, it’s time to begin planning how you’ll say goodbye to 2016 and hello to 2017. Choose from one of these eight New Year’s celebrations—from a fireworks show in the mountains to a champagne jazz…

Snow

If you agree with Robert Frost when he said, “You can’t get too much winter in the winter,” you are probably gearing up to hit the slopes—and the après-ski hour—as mountains are opening for a great start to the…

Snow Horseback Ride

Organized by the Manhattan User’s Guide, NYC Bloggers Do The Holidays is back for a second year with 14 sites that know how to rock your yuletide socks off. When you’re done reading oM’s Anti-Holiday Travel Guide, click on…

Speed Skate

Biathlon. Curling. Speedskating. Luge. For the average person, these sports only mean something every four years, when the world comes together to watch and revel in the Winter Olympics. While we may not always pay enough attention, seeing these…