3: Palm Springs, California
If sunning yourself beside a pool at a great hotel with a cool drink in your hand sounds like heaven when you look at the window at home and see all that snow and ice, then come to Palm Springs! Some of the top attractions include the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway in Chino Canyon, or the Soak City Water Park with its two seven story high speed slides, and its 800,000 gallon Wave Pool, and more. Or head to the Palm Springs Air Museum if you like WWII artifacts and other aviation treasures, or if you like zoos and botanical gardens, don't miss the Living Desert, a 250 acre are with a nature preserve and animals like wolves, mountain lions, cheetahs, giraffes and more.
Address: Palm Springs, CA