In the winter, Memphis offers all the revelry with half the sweat. | Tetra Images/Getty Images
The Eiffel Tower is even prettier when there aren't a million people around it | MarinaD_37/Shutterstock
You might just get Sifnos, Greece, all to yourself | Tom Zeman/Shutterstock
Epic views at Snowbasin Resort | Snowbasin
Marrakesh in the winter means more Moroccans than visitors in the famous bazaars. | Matej Kastelic/Shutterstock
Mardi gras or no, New Orleans comes alive in the winter. | GTS Productions/Shutterstock.com
In Barbados, winter means surf boards and top-shelf rum. | Randy Stedwell/Shutterstock
No, this isn't what Vermont looks like all year. | DonLand/Shutterstock
Ireland's cloudy in the winter. Good luck noticing while in the countryside. | UTBP/Shutterstock
San Juan's beaches are still gorgeous, but less busy, in winter. | Cole Saladino/Thrillist
Late winter in Alaska is one of the country's best-kept travel secrets. | Thomas Barwick/DigitalVision/Getty Images
Hike to the snow, then cool off in the pool. | Peter Milota Jr/Shutterstock