“I'm dreaming of a white Christmas Just like the ones I used to know Where the treetops glisten And children listen To hear sleigh bells in the snow”
Christmas is a wonderful time of the year, but white Christmas is going to be another whole new level. Yeap, we love white Christmas because it’s the reminder of snow falling, cold weather, and being in the company of warm beverage that calms your nerve.
In these magical cities, the white winter wonderland is in the making - leaving the best glowing memories in our hearts, just like the footprints set on the snow :
Located in Finland, Kakslauttanen is a land of wilderness that holds a mysterious charm. It already has excellent air and land transport connections and mostly visited as a part of Helsinki tour for some travelers. If you do come here during Christmas time, this place is going to welcome you with the unique realm of forest, wooden bridge, and white atmosphere. All you need is a Santa to make you feel right at home.
Known as “ The Prince of Powder”, Niseko is the next winter destination that has won the hearts of worldwide travelers. It is most famed for its premium ski resorts with a dazzling view of white mountains in the distance. This crown of Hokkaido has powder snows, views of Mount Yotei, and all the unique Japanese wonders loved by all. Most importantly, the onsens aka natural hot springs are waiting to soothe you into pure bliss.
The magic of Christmas comes alive in this little part of Canada every November to December. Just like a page out of fairytale story, Quebec City is transformed into an enchanting setting of lights, decorations, and snow. The Christmas vibe is apparent in every corner, making this place as one of the world’s top destination for celebrating your white Christmas.
Not only will you be treated with a sensational white Christmas view at Budapest, this holiday reaches its height with celebrations of festivals of Hungarian Christmas traditions. Everywhere you go, there will be festive fairs and winter festivals along with other programs, concerts and special holiday tours for an extra memorable experience.
You’re in for a real treat when you’re in New York during Christmas time. The city is still immersed in its typical hustle but with a serene sense of seasonal magic. Whether you’re going ice skating in Central Park or window shopping on Fifth Avenue, all around you is wrapped in colorful Christmas magic with the allure of white snow everywhere.
Watching other couples get lovey dovey in the month of love with romantic dinners or fancy gifts when you’re single can bring you down. But only if you let it! You can make this month of love still be about the love you deserve, even when you’re not in a relationship. This month can still be about the love for yourself. Check out these ways to make the most of this month of love when you’re single.
Single ladies, when you have no partner to share your valentine’s day with, it only means there’s more for yourself! This is a great time to splurge on whatever you have been wanting to get. Maybe a simple diamond ring from your hard earned salary? A little bag reward for your hard work? Or maybe some luxurious facial and massage session that will soothe your tire away. Just remember, single or not, love yourself first!
We don’t think it is lame at all to spend Valentine’s day with your parents. When is the last time you show them some extra love for being an awesome #couplegoals for you? So make that reservations and get ready to have a great meal together with literally the most important persons in your life.
Your BFF can be that special someone who never fails to make you feel extra loved and happy. So round up your girls and make a plan to go spend time together in the most fun and special way. You can even arrange some “Secret Valentine’s” or a random gift exchange among yourselves. Follow up with a long doll-up session where you can play makeup and dress up for fun. When you’re all ready to go, have the best girls’ night out and we promise, you’re going to with that everyday is Valentine’s with your squad.
Valentine’s day is not all about receiving love, but also spreading it. How about doing some charity work that will not only make you feel more grateful, but also help others in need? Plan your visit, donation or any kind of social participation you can think of and commit to it. You’ll soon find out that giving love is actually way more satisfying than just receiving.
This Valentine’s day, make the most of it by going on a little getaway to learn more about yourself. Hopping on a plane to a faraway place is a great way to have your own personal time, evaluate your life and figure out what you want out of it. And while you’re at it, don’t forget to get in touch with a local photographer at your destination. With a SweetEscape photographer, you’ll not only feel less stranded but also have your own personal keepsakes of the time when you’re super adventurous, carefree and life-loving.
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