A Modern Christmas Holiday Can be Experienced Anywhere
The spirit of Christmas is with us all year, but we especially want to express it in December for a variety of reasons, which are based on our beliefs and customs. Every celebration is a valid one. They all express our connection to each other, as well as to universe that surrounds us. Traveling to new destinations over the holidays gives us the opportunity to share our beliefs and to experience new ones, so we can expand our awareness about life and how to live it.
There are so many places to enjoy and to explore over the Christmas Holidays, it’s almost impossible to list them all. Here are a few ideas that will make any Christmas celebration an incredible modern holiday experience:
The Caribbean Islands
The Caribbean is one of the best places to go to enjoy a sun, sand and crystal clear water. The food and the culture vary from island to island, so it’s important to do some research a pick a destination that suits your interests.
Goa in India
Goa is small state in India that offers holiday guests excellent seafood, as well as outstanding beaches. Goa is a combination of a modern lifestyle with ancient customs and holiday traditions.
Holland offers guests a rustic, as well as chic urban lifestyle, with picturesque scenery, old farms and fields of flowers. Holland is a perfect place to spend a Dutch Christmas.
Christmas is larger than life in Vegas and that makes it one of the top places to visit over the holidays. The sounds of a casino, the sensational shows and the mild temperatures, as well as the thunder of Hoover Dam and the tranquility of Lake Mead, make Vegas a modern holiday hot spot.
Christmas in New York is a party celebration. From East Side to the West Side, New York is all about Christmas. If you spend one Christmas in New York, you’ll never forget it, not just because of the shopping or the holiday attractions; it's the people. They're filled with a unique and indescribable energy and they make the city special at Christmas.
The city of lights is glowing with charm and beauty during the Christmas season. Sipping wine, shopping and relaxing Parisian style, makes the city a great Christmas choice, plus Disneyland Paris is a must for kids of all ages.
The festivals and fairs in New Zealand at Christmas are hard to describe unless you have experienced one of them. There is something for every member of the family in New Zealand during the Christmas holidays.
If you want to experience the religious side of Christmas, there’s no better place to do it than in Rome. The churches, as well as the Vatican, are worth visiting and the people are worth watching in the ancient city of Rome during the holidays.
The land Down Under is an amazing Christmas adventure. The countryside, the beaches and vast outback bring a special flavor to the holidays.
Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
If you want to experience a city that loves to be loved, then Rio is the place to be at Christmas. The city marks the holiday with parades and fairs, which is really a preview to the party atmosphere that takes over at Carnival. Rio is one big festival during the summer Christmas holiday.
About Christmas; in a Few Words
Christmas is not just a time; it is an experience, which is meant to be enjoyed in whatever way you choose. Finding peace, happiness and joy is not hard to do when you take a few minutes and realize it's not lost; it’s just waiting for you to express it. Traveling over the Christmas holidays is a perfect way to celebrate life.