The countdown has begun.
In twenty-four days is Christmas and, from today December 1, we can officially start preparations, then: we go up in the attic, we pull out the decorations from boxes with a marker wrote “Christmas“, let the colored lights, trying to untangle the usual tangles that are created while trying to roll them every year for good. We decorate our tree with the most beautiful balls and then let’s get on couch with red plaid and turn on all the cinnamon scented candles that we bought at market. Now let’s enjoy one of the classic film that make us breathe a romantic Christmas atmosphere.
We can also leave the tree on attic, avoiding frustrating phase of ‘opening branches, each year more and more spoiled. In place of golden balls and red velvet bows could take your bags, leave from last summer and prepare yoursel for a great trip.
There are many places that at Christmas reach a magical charm… let’s discover some.
KAKSLAUTTANEN IGLOO WEST VILLAGE
Snow, northern lights and stars will be the perfect frame in which you insert Christmas photographs .
Located in Finnish Lapland, this resort offers its guests the chance to sleep under the stars. Indeed available igloo thermal glass in which you feel completely into nature and you can enjoy breathtaking views, ice igloo where the internal temperature is between -3 ° and -6 ° where you stay in a sleeping bag and wonderful cabins with fireplace. There are restaurants, saunas and ice caves, and excursions ranging from snowmobiling to ice fishing and Santa’s house, located in the heart of the forest, is just a few minutes.
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BOLZANO AND THE CHRISTMAS MARKET
A weekend with a good hot chocolate between wool gloves.
In the heart of the city, in Walther Square, are located every year wonderful Christmas markets. From 26 November until Epiphany, the city is illuminated by thousands lights that underline the craftsmanship of food products from South Tyrol and the spectacular skills to create decorative items in wood, ceramic and glass. Entertainment for children and adults are developed between this beautiful decorations in a magical date, Green Event Certified.
ANDREIS AND THE CHRISTMAS TREES
A trip to rediscovery of what our hands can do at (almost) zero cost.
Talking yet about Dolomites, in small town where there’s still love for “doing”, there are about 60 trees decorated for Christmas by the locals: children, adults, artisans and creative people of all ages throughout year have created handmade decorations by participating in city-workshops. Waste materials and recycling but also wood, pine cones and moss, wool, paper and cloth decorate unique and unconventional trees that will bring you to discover a village made of alleys and cosy courtyards .
NEW YORK CHRISTMAS
Big Apple Christmas is everywhere, so Santa Claus needs help.
Impossible not to mention New York where Christmas is literally everywhere. This city is totally dressed up and its heart,the huge Christmas tree of Rockefeller Center, overlooks the beautiful ice runway. Christmas here is lived on the streets and shops, as the most famous toy, FAO Schwartz.
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These are just some of the destinations where you could spend your Christmas holidays but wherever you are, skiing on Alps or in a suit on Maldives or simply in your home with family, will really Christmas if hug who you love.