03/15/2011 02:46 pm ET Updated Sep 20, 2011

10 Quick Spring Getaways (PHOTOS)

Spring is in the air (sort of) and you know what that means: Blooming buds, warmer weather, and most important, the will to finally leave the house and take a weekend jaunt.

If you're in the mood for an easy weekend escape, you're in luck, because has rounded up 10 quick spring getaways sure to put some spring in your step.

Whether soaking up the sun or flying down the slopes makes for your ideal vacation, they've rounded up locales just a quick flight from many U.S. cities.

Text and captions courtesy of, adapted from "Top 10 Quick Spring Getaways."

Also, be sure to check out Sherman's list of the best value destinations for spring.