November 26, 2014
Though cold New England seasons are sometimes known for their harsh nor'easters, it is hard to imagine a more picturesque winter destination in the country. Many New England locations are considered ideal destinations for winter travelers looking to experience postcard quality winter sights. Your Norwalk home The Waypointe puts you within convenient distance of the rest of beautiful New England, so grab your coziest mittens and check out some of these great New England winter vacation spots.
Cold weather can hardly stop a true New Englander from enjoying the outdoors! Whether you are looking for a quaint ski trip, thrilling slopes, or something glamorous and glitzy, there is something for everyone. For those interested in a true Nordic skiing experience, check out Maine Huts & Trails. This Maine ski resort offers a "back-country" ski vacation in shared accommodation huts. Another popular Maine ski-spot is the ever-popular and much-renowned Sugarloaf, which offers some of the best slopes on the east coast.
If you want to watch a quiet snowfall from next to a roaring fire, you're in luck! New England is home to countless cozy inns and B&Bs that are perfect spots to really unwind away from the stresses of the holiday season. One of the most famous is The Old Inn on the Green located in scenic New Marlborough, Massachusetts.
If neither hitting the slopes nor hiding away interest you too much, there are also a ton of great New England cities that really shine in the winter.Head to nearby New Haven and take in the sights. For a trip a little further from home, spend a week in Boston and hit the shops on Newbury Street or visit Harvard Square with a cup of famed L.A Burdick hot chocolate.
Whatever you choose to do and wherever you choose to roam, The Waypointe puts you right near many of the best holiday spots in the country!