There is nothing like a getaway during the Christmas holidays. The fares may be sky high and the air traffic might be at its peak, but it is an amazing feeling to make it to some far off land, far away from the monotonies of life. Whether you are traveling with a partner or your family, there are countless destinations waiting for you to explore.
Thinking what might be the best of these? Let’s explore the magical destinations for traveling this Christmas. Spending the most anticipated holiday at these destinations would be a great way of signing off 2015.
Long before you arrive, Quebec would have already prepared for the festivities. The Christmassy decorations and the festive mood will welcome you like no other city. There’s plenty to keep you occupied in the city. Strolling the marvelous Christmas markets is a great way to start off your trip. The German Christmas Market and Old Port Christmas Markets are ideal and you’ll discover endless items as you explore them. It might be a cliché, but clicking a photograph with the Christmas decorations is a must no matter where you are. The Christmas Village is the best spot because of its magical ambiance. The guided tours within the city would help you discover its wonders. The Cicérone Tours are popular ones that would show you the best in Quebec. There are plenty of shows and concerts happening at that time of the year and spending New Year’s Eve at the Quebec City is surely heavenly!
Norway is one of the most popular destinations for spending Christmas. The country keeps the festival alive with countless traditions and you’ll be lucky to witness them this Christmas. The numerous Christmas markets are decorated to the best. The country is also popular for the Christmas carols and magical performances specially prepared for this holiday season. It is an absolute delight to explore Røros during Christmas. If you wish to witness the northern lights, head to Tromsø. Whether you resort to eating away this Christmas, go dogsledding or explore the mind-blowing landscape, Norway is the finest choice of destinations for traveling.
Christmas in Honolulu is magical, the sun is shining bright and the humidity is low. No wonder it is the peak season for traveling. This year, experience the winter wonderland slightly differently and get ready to be soaked up by the endless sunshine. Waikiki is a great destination to be because of the list of events happening during this season. There’s no concept of a while Christmas, but you’ll surely celebrate in high spirits. The annual city lights of Honolulu are a marvelous sight and the Christmas tree will leave you awestruck. You’ll have to miss out the reindeers, but Santa is guaranteed to pay you a visit at the Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort. The Polynesian Cultural Center is a great place to enjoy the 12 days of celebrations. The boat rides, spectacular performances and great food will surely not make you feel bad about missing out a white Christmas.
If you’re visiting Puerto Vallarta, the best time to do so is December. This resort town stands out for being a marvelous destination home to great beaches, thrilling nightlife, and adventurous water sports. It dedicates more than a week to the festivities. Posadas, known as parties in Mexico are at its peak during this time. Special attention is paid to traditions and Mexico keeps it alive through the processions with candle lights. People gather together to sing melodic songs and the traditional Christmas dinners are a must. If you stay in Puerto Vallarta till the New Year, there is nothing like enjoying the endless celebrations of the start of a wonderful year.
These destinations for traveling are excellent Christmas getaways and would make you have a truly Merry Christmas!