In case you don't know the old Christmas classic, it goes like this:
I'm dreaming of a Beach Christmas, just like the one I used to know where the the treetops glisten and children listen to hear ice cream trucks that drive by...
Well maybe that one didn't make the charts, but it should have. I can think of no better way to escape to cold cold winter than to escape to somewhere warmer. Winter hasn't even started and it has already been rough, with temperatures dipping below freezing for long stretches at a time.
Key Largo is actually a pretty nice destination. It isn't too expensive, has lots of beaches and activities such as canoeing, kayaking and diving. Lots of coral reef areas and great seafood restaurants. Not too far from Miami and the everglades. What more can you ask for?