One way to deal with January high rates at the most desirable locations is to plan an anniversary trip where you know in advance what it will cost. Mnage your celebration budget by choosing one of these types of vacations:
Do you run hot or cold? In January, that's a major factor in determining the destination where to celebrate your anniversary. (If one of you is warm-blooded and the other shivery, it's fair to alternate years).
Hot Times in January
Go south, young lovers — for the beach, the water, and the warm sun. Whether your funds and your inclination are to travel domestically or overseas, these are some of the sultriest vacation spots for a couple to hit in January.
Head for the hills — the ski hills — to celebrate your January anniversary in style. Ski resorts are fully geared up and there's plenty of snow everywhere. Yes, it's cold outside -- so make sure to book a room with a fireplace wherever you go. These are some of my favorite ski getaway destinations for couples:
- Mont Tremblant, Canada
- Park City, Utah
- Vail, Colorado
- Jackson Hole, Wyoming
- Heavenly Valley, California
- Jasper, Alberta, Canada