These American Cities Have the Best Christmas Traditions

Thanksgiving is over; it’s all about Christmas now


Small towns and big cities alike seemingly come to life around Christmas time. They are ignited up with millions of holiday lights that can brighten up even the gloomiest of days. Communities come together to decorate and maybe unofficially compete for the best garnishing.[slideshow:102827]

December becomes a festive month when people celebrate what they’ve accomplished and set plans to conquer new heights in the coming year. One of the unsurpassed ways to do all of that is by going on a vacation to a place especially designed to reflect the holiday spirit, with creative spins on traditions and decorations.

These towns take their holiday traditions very seriously. Most of them host annual events that bring tourists and locals together every year.

If you’re looking to get away from your hometown this Christmas, you should start weighing out your destination options now.

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