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Outside ski resorts, hotels drop their prices or close down.
The weather can be cold and days short, especially in northern Europe.
Some places, such as resort towns, are like ghost towns.
Crowds and prices drop, except in Italy, where it's still busy.
Temperatures are comfortable but it can be hot in southern Europe.
Overall these are the best months to travel in Europe.
Everybody comes to Europe and all of Europe hits the road.
Hotel prices and temperatures are at their highest.
Expect all the major attractions to be nightmarishly busy.
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