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Winter

"Don't come here, go to Florida," says NY tourism site

It's apparently so miserable that even Ithaca's tourism site is telling tourists they probably should make other plans
Winter photography: How to capture snow like a pro

Winter photography: How to capture snow like a pro

Is all that white throwing off your exposure? A pro Nikon phographer lets us in on some tips on how to take stunning winter photos
 Not just for summer: 6 reasons to head to Greece in winter

Not just for summer: 6 reasons to head to Greece in winter

Rugged coastlines, fairy tale castles and snowy mountains make Greece an ideal cold weather getaway
Gallery: How to build a Swedish ice hotel

Gallery: How to build a Swedish ice hotel

Built anew from snow and ice every year, ICEHOTEL gears up for its 23rd incarnation
Niseko's best restaurants: Where to eat in the 'Aspen of the East'

Niseko's best restaurants: Where to eat in the 'Aspen of the East'

This Japanese resort town has become a world-class winter destination with a fantastic food scene to match
Enduring the worst winter in the world

Enduring the worst winter in the world

Nine months in Antarctica braving minus 80 C temperatures is one thing. It's the three months of darkness that really do you in
15 lesser-known ski resorts to check out this winter

15 lesser-known ski resorts to check out this winter

The best known winter sports resorts have become that for a reason. Here are the young upstarts hoping to become the Whistlers and Aspens of tomorrow
10 best cities for a winter vacation

10 best cities for a winter vacation

Mulled wine, skating on the river, light shows over snow. Some cities are made for winter
8 of the cutest, coziest, wintriest scenes, and how to find them

8 of the cutest, coziest, wintriest scenes, and how to find them

Top photographers talk about fantastic wintry photos. What more do you need to get you in the mood for Christmas?
4 upcoming festivals in Korea actually worth attending

4 upcoming festivals in Korea actually worth attending

Snow, fire, costumes, street food and subsidized entertainment at some of Korea's showiest annual events
Holiday on ice: Seoul Plaza rink opens tonight

Holiday on ice: Seoul Plaza rink opens tonight

Skip the after-work drinking for an evening of skating: No water, no whiskey. Just ice.