The dark, cold, wet days of winter are upon us. And that sends many of us heading for warmer climes. We checked in with travel expert Kari Mollen Valley at Bellevue-based Stellar Travel for the top destinations for us sun starved Northwest travelers.
There are plenty of reasons Maui remains the Northwest's most popular Hawaiian island. An easy five-hour flight lands you in a paradise featuring miles of beaches, simple to lavish accommodations, a ton of activities from golf to snorkeling to zip lining and plenty of great restaurants make this a must visit. You can get round trip airfare in January right now for about $800 and up.