The winter blues can affect us all. When you’re in your later years winter weather can really affect your ability to get out of the house. Ice, snow, and sleet can make simple daily activities outside the home very dangerous. The weather can cause seasonal depression. Your body can be very negatively impacted due to the lack of activities while not getting out of the house. When you’re unable to be a snowbird in the winter and enjoy a warmer climate for all of those long months, then it’s good to look into a vacation to break up that time. Here are some ideas of vacations you can slip into the coldest part of the year to help you navigate a more tolerable winter.
A beach vacation like Mexico or Hawaii can make a great choice to avoid those winter chills. These areas have beautiful weather during our winters and don’t require great amounts of physical activity to enjoy them. Lounging on the beach, taking a swim, enjoying nightly dinners, and even some ocean activities if you’re up for it can make getting away all that much more fun.
Visiting a state like Florida or California during the winter months can be a great choice if don’t want to leave the state or continent. Both states offer beautiful winter climates and some of the world’s most beautiful beaches. Each state also has a Disney park you can visit if you’re interested in theme parks. Each of Disney parks has accessibility options plus dining and easy-to-access attractions. Each of these states also offers many different sites and attractions that can be uniquely taken advantage of. Whether you’re looking to leave the continent or stay closer to home in the states these vacation options are a wonderful choice to beat those winter blues. Your local travel agent can be a great resource for helping you plan every aspect of your winter vacation and should be your biggest advocate in getting all the details perfectly right. Stay warm and happy with winter with a perfectly senior-friendly trip.