//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/02/01/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/RabbitHill_Rooms-TavenSecret-04-X2A.jpg Cozy inns to make you love winter

A one- or two-night stay at one of these properties can help you associate warm feelings with the season.

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Can you determine a ski area by looking at a photo taken from its summit? Take our interactive quiz and test yourself.

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What do you do with your catch if you’re staying at a vacation resort or local hotel?

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/01/27/BostonGlobe.com/Travel/Images/Bellissima1.jpg Fort Lauderdale gets an Italian fashion makeover

Italian midcentury chic couture goes on display Feb. 7 at the NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale.

The indoor pool at the Cape Codder Resort.

Cape vacations aren’t just for summer anymore

There are plenty of family-focused winter activities on Cape Cod to fill your days.

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It’s not really on a pond, but the Labrie Family Skate at Puddle Dock Pond is still a charming outdoor, ice-skating rink.

News, apps, deals, and gear

Here, there, and everywhere

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/02/02/BostonGlobe.com/Travel/Images/sil7hte_3A.jpg From Maine delights to selfies

Take a tour of a chocolate factory, see elaborate ice sculptures, and sample dishes by Maine’s best chefs at Flavors of Freeport, Feb. 19-21.


Chill 2015

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/05/BostonGlobe.com/Travel/Images/snow%20cover2%20-%208.2.jpg Make this the mother of all winters

Grab your skis, snowboard, fat bike, climbing gear — and appetite — and head for the hills.

The VIP Lounge

Brian Flores at the Trevi Fountain in Rome.

The VIP Lounge: Brian Flores

While some people dream of far-off lands, the “Pippin” star likes to spend his down time in his hometown state: Colorado.