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Holiday Tours

Winter holidays are celebrated everywhere. Perhaps next year I'll have more time to explore other cultures and their celebrations of the season. .  https://www.unitedplanet.org/blog/2013/01/03/from-christmas-to-diwali-winter-holidays-around-the-world

Christmas in Asheville,NC
Christmas in Asheville,NC

Enjoy Biltmore House by flickering candlelight and cozy flames reminiscent of the first Vanderbilt family Christmas in 1895. The soft light reflects off thousands of sparkling ornaments during these reservation-only evenings.

Niagara Falls Festival of Lights
Niagara Falls Festival of Lights

The most enchanting of Niagara attractions, the Ontario Power Generation Winter Festival of Lights, has become a Holiday tradition for over one million visitors from around the globe.

Rockefeller Center
Rockefeller Center

Celebrate the holiday season at Rockefeller Center. Behold the iconic Christmas tree, lace up your skates or see the famous Rockettes in a performance at Radio City Music Hall.

Small town holidays
Small town holidays

Natchitoches, Louisiana If you'd prefer to celebrate Christmas sans freezing temperatures, consider this central Louisiana city. One of 9 suggestions

Quebec-Happy-to-Wander-27
Quebec-Happy-to-Wander-27

Come experience one of the world's largest winter carnivals in beautiful Québec City.

Strasbourg Christmas Market
Strasbourg Christmas Market

A true institution, Strasbourg Christmas market has existed since 1570 and takes place every year between the end of the month of November and 31 December, all around the Cathedral and on twelve sites in the city centre.

Naples, Italy
Naples, Italy

One of the streets not to miss during your walking tour in Naples, to breathe the authentic Christmas atmosphere, is certainly Via San Gregorio Armeno: the renowned alley of the Neapolitan nativity scenes, the last exponent of this ancient crib handicraft.

China,  Ice Festival
China, Ice Festival

The itinerary offers a tour of ice festival including the main attractions in Harbin. An overnight stay in the awesome beautiful China's Snow Town affords unique opportunities to experience the local peasants' life as well as dog- sledding or snowmobiling through the forest.