My top 10 Destinations to Visit at Christmas.
Updated: Apr 25
Are you looking to get away for a few days during the festive season? So many wonderful places to visit at Christmas time. I have put together a list of what I think are the top 10 destinations to visit at Christmas time.
USA - New York
If New York know how to do something big then it is Christmas, a setting in so many movies, buildings lit up with the most amazing lights and one huge Christmas tree surrounded by Ice skaters. Pop up markets and the smells of festive foods will make you want to stay forever.
Germany - Berlin
If it's Christmas markets you are looking for then look no further You’ll be spoilt for choice when looking for Christmas markets in Berlin. The smells, the sights and the atmosphere make it extra festive.
Canada - Quebec
Old Québec is transformed into a real Christmas village, just like out of Charles Dickens' novel ights, decorations, and snow create an enchanting setting like no other within Old Quebec
Australia - Sydney
It is summer time in Australia when it's Christmas time, so the best place to spend Christmas day is at the beach having a BBQ with your family and friends. So if you are looking to get away from the cold then I would suggest Australia.
USA - Chicago
Christmas in Chicago is truly unforgettable, Chicago would be my number one choice for families especially with young children. Between Thanksgiving and the New year is filled with heartfelt traditions, from tree-lighting ceremonies to wreathings and department store window displays
Finland - Lapland
The ultimate Christmas dream, snow, Santa, Reindeer, Lapland is like a dream. You can choose from some amazing experiences such as a husky sledge ride to just relaxing in the warmth and then a trip to see Santa.
Spain - Malaga
If you enjoy the lights at Christmas time then Malaga is where you need to be. It is one of the prettiest places to visit at Christmas time.
Czech Republic - Prague
Live nativity scenes, traditional folk crafts and colourfully decorated Christmas trees create a fairy-tale holiday atmosphere on Prague's most beautiful squares. A stunning place to celebrate the festive feelings.
Japan - Tokyo
Mandarin Oriental Tokyo is within walking distance of the festive lights of Marunouchi and the great shopping of Ginza, this superb hotel is a natural choice for Christmas in Tokyo.
It's all about the shopping here.
Rome - The Vatican
It is already a magical time of the year, throw in Italy and your Christmas break will be unforgettable. The Vatican Christmas mass is a special occasion that spreads unity & peace Not to mention, you see Pope Francis deliver the most watched mass in the world. The Christmas Eve “Midnight” Mass is on December 24th at 9:15pm