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    Places to Beat the Winter Blues

    A visit to any of our favorite places to beat the winter blues will have you forgetting about the slush and dreary days of the long, dark season in no time.

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    Places to Beat the Winter Blues - Antarctica

    More than 36,000 tourists now head towards Antarctica each year to witness its monumental glaciers and icebergs, comical penguins and seabirds, and majestic whales and marine creatures.

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    Places to Beat the Winter Blues - Banff, Canada

    Banff National Park's snow-powdered Canadian Rocky Mountain peaks are its crowning glory, providing some of the world's best skiing and snowboarding conditions.

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    Places to Beat the Winter Blues - Belize

    Belize is packed with potential. The tiny English-speaking country fronts the Caribbean Sea and offers sunny, warm weather all winter long and loads of adventuresome travel opportunities.

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    Places to Beat the Winter Blues - Búzios, Brazil

    For a ritzy escape in the dead of winter, you can't beat Búzios, Brazil. This former fishing village retains much of its old-world charm, with 20-plus beaches, rugged coastline, and darling town.

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    Places to Beat the Winter Blues - Key West, Florida

    Come dusk, Key West's Mallory Square hosts nightly sunset celebrations, with musicians and street performers serving as backup for the magnificent sunset show that illuminates the Gulf of Mexico.

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    Places to Beat the Winter Blues - Los Angeles

    Where else can you drive with the top down all year round, rub elbows with celebrities at the supermarket, delight in glamorous escapades by night, and go for a surf in the Pacific? Only Los Angeles.

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    Places to Beat the Winter Blues - Melbourne, Australia

    A cosmopolitan melting pot, Melbourne, Australia is the cultural capital of the continent, with an array of eateries, shops, and nightlife options reflective of its fashionable and worldly patrons.

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    Places to Beat the Winter Blues - Rajasthan, India

    Tourists to Rajasthan, India can witness its fairy-tale architecture, sari-covered women, rich folk traditions and religious festivals, and desert landscapes of sun-kissed plains and lake oases.

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    Places to Beat the Winter Blues - Red Sea

    Where the crystal-blue Red Sea laps Egypt's desert shore, you’ll find a truly beautiful and exotic winter destination with much to offer during the cold-weather months.

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    Places to Beat the Winter Blues - St. Barts

    St. Barts, with its exquisite coves, Creole cazes (small houses), and low stone walls tracing emerald hillsides has become the bicontinental set’s playground, separating true chic from chicanery.

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