All over the world, Christmas festivities are fermenting. Why not pick a place on the map this year to spend Christmas there? You will get to make your wishes come true, for you and for the rest of your family.
Check out the millions of holiday lights at the Magnificent
Mile and enjoy the Christkindmarket; an out-of-doors German crafts market, and the Navy Pier’s Winter WonderFest; a holiday-themed amusement park with an interior skating rink.
QUEBEC CITY, CANADA
If you are looking for a Christmas in the wilderness, Quebec might on your list. This corner of the world offers many opportunities for hiking, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling.
Nuremberg is renowned for its impressive Christmas market with 200 select vendors who put up unconceivable displays in order to participate in a contest for the most beautiful stall design award.
TAOS, NEW MEXICO
A remote village on a high desert plain, Taos claims a magical Christmas with a rich combination of cultural civilizations including: streets lined with luminaries, a ceremonial reenactment of Mary and Joseph’s search for shelter, as well as the dynamic American Indian Christmas Eve celebration.
The city that is always on this list. With streets lined with lights, the Eiffel Tower shining radiantly, and people enjoying the fantastic atmosphere of one of the most beautiful cities and shop windows in the world, such as Galerie La Fayette and Le Printemps, Paris is the place to be.
SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO
If you want to live a new tropical adventure far from Santa’s chimney, check the Caribbean Island of Puerto Rico. Experience all manners of lights, foods
and celebrations…lots and lots of festivities.
The second most crowded city in Scotland is home-based to one of the most intense holiday celebrations. Head to Edinburgh in Scotland and enjoy holiday light shows and fireworks.