So what are your plans for this Christmas? Well, if you haven’t yet planned it out yet, its not too late to plan a grand holiday with your family and celebrate this Christmas in a new way.
Christmas is celebrated all across the world in a different way. You may see beautiful processions, reenactments and choirs singing the Christmas carol. You can celebrate it in a local holiday destination or in some of the most exotic places of the world, based on your choice of enjoying the beautiful celebration. Here are a few places that can help you enjoy Christmas like never before.
Amsterdam: Apart from being a beautiful place, the legend of Santa Claus is extremely strong in this Dutch capital. You will see houses lit with beautiful lights right from the starting days of the month. You can also enjoy the New Year’s Eve in seeing fireworks in the Dam Squares.
Lapland, Finland: This is one location you will love, if you are a nature and winter lover. Lapland, Finland is like the winter from wonderlands. With frosty landscape, you can go skiing or simply enjoy a ride on the reindeer sledges. Also enjoy the 4 hour Sampo Cruise that has served for a nearly 26 years as icebreaker.
Munich: If you wish to see a huge 100 foot tall Christmas Tree, Marienplatz in Munich is the place for you. Enjoy the special Christmas markets and the delicious wine and gingerbread that are served on the trams crossing the old city. You can also enjoy the Live Holiday music played on the balcony of Town Hall during the evenings at 5.30 pm. The music is played every day from the 25th of November until the Christmas Eve.
Prague: A beautiful city, Prague is home to historic monuments that will take your breath away. But, during the Christmas season, you get to see mesmerizing opera and ballet shows. Moreover, you can also grab a little bit of pilsner from any local brew.
Zurich, Switzerland: One of the favorite holiday destinations, this Alpine city hosts a 12,000 crystal lights display which marks the start of Christmas Season on the November 21st. You can grab some hot chocolate and start exploring the Ramistrasse galleries, Conelli Christmas Circus and also enjoy the holiday concert played in the Romanesque style.
Charleston, SC: Unique in its own way of celebrating the season of Christmas, you can enjoy your time roasting pecans with some eggnog and bourbon, and also listening to the choirs singing the mesmerizing spiritual carols at the Drayton Hall Plantation.
Provence, France: looking for a fairy tale winter? Then Provence is surely the best place for you. The villages come alive with music from the medieval churches filling the streets and the Christmas markets drawing the attention of all women and visitors.