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10 Surprising Winter Hot Spots

Winter Hot Spots
Wind Wranglers Balloon Company (Photo: Reggie Larkin)

Once the warm glow of the holidays fades, January can get downright depressing. Baby, it’s cold outside, and our bank accounts are too depleted for a tropical getaway. Here’s the remedy for the lingering chill: Ten drive-to U.S. destinations that heat up your winter weekend without wrecking your 2012 budget resolution. Turkish steam baths, surfable waves, and sizzling kitchens are closer than you think.

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