SunnyWinterTravelsFor some families, winter travel means heading to the mountains for skiing and other snowy adventures. Others prefer sunny destinations where they can swim, snorkel and sail. Of course, you can always indulge in both! TravelingMoms chime in to share their favorite winter travels. Sunny-side up first followed by snowy treks.

Sunny Winter Travels
Los Angeles TravelingMom is a longtime Club Med fan and one of her favorite resorts is Ixtapa, Mexico, a sun-splashed seaside town with gorgeous beaches.

Technology TravelingMom has visited San Diego, Los Angeles and San Francisco – California’s most popular tourist cities. But she was pleasantly surprised to find that San Jose, in Northern California, has a lot to offer families too.

People flock from all over to visit sunny Southern California. Pets and Service TravelingMom writes about winter fun in one of California’s most loved cities – San Diego.

TravelingMom guest author Silvana Clark celebrated her daughter’s college graduation last year with a trip to Hawaii – without a doubt, a top winter getaway.

Winter festivals typically conjure up images of snow and ice sculptures, but in Miami it’s an opportunity to celebrate various cultures.

Snowy Winter Travels
WinterTravelsBlended Family TravelingMom has a lot to share about family-friendly winter trips. She enjoys these side-by-side North Carolina communities for their distinct personalities and styles. And while staying at Hotel de Glace in Quebec City (brrr!), she was happily surprised to see so many families. And here’s what this Deep South resident has to say about Quebec’s Winter Carnival.

Vegetarian TravelingMom enjoys family ski trips but prefers resorts that are not too cold or too crowded. For her family, Okemo in southern Vermont offers the ideal blend of winter fun – both on and off the slopes.

Need more ideas? Check out these super family-friendly ski resorts.