Winter is coming, and we’re not just talking about the Night King that’s currently set to lay waste to the castles and holdfasts of Westeros! We’re talking about real life! With the passing of Labor Day, summer has officially come to an end, and we’re now all looking down the barrel of another cold and drab winter, when the sun sets early and it seems like summer will never return again…
But that’s the thing… Summer never truly leaves! It’s always out there to be found provided you know where to look. And, get this! In order to get your fix of summer in the United States, you don’t even need a passport. In fact, there are plenty of American islands that you can escape to this winter, where you can get a welcome reprieve from the winter doldrums.
So, what are these islands? Where are they located? Which one should you consider booking a vacation at sometime this winter? Well, we’ve got you covered. Below, we’re going to share the 10 American islands that are just perfect for escaping to this winter. Now, all you have to do is book your stay before everyone else does!
1. Key West (Florida)
If you head out all the way to the edge of the Florida Keys, you find yourself at one of the most fun vacation spots in the U.S.
2. Ya Parrot Head!
In fact, if you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to waste away in Margaritaville, then this is where you want to go. Don’t lose your saltshaker, though.
3. Dauphin Island (Alabama)
Less crowded than other Gulf Coast islands, there’s plenty of space on the beach her for everyone to stretch out.
4. I’m a Bird Watcher
Amateur ornithologists out there will want to put Dauphin Islands on their list thanks to its bird sanctuaries.
5. Marco Island (Florida)
This island is a great place to go if you’re looking for a nice place to get some swimming in after sunning on white-sand beaches.