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The Best Places to Have a White Christmas
13 Nov 2017EXPLOREBY SweetEscape

“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 :

Welcome to Santa’s home - Kakslauttanen

by Tina for SweetEscape in Kakslauttanen

by Tina for SweetEscape in Kakslauttanen

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.

Powdery White Christmas - Niseko

by Niseko for SweetEscape in Niseko

by Niseko for SweetEscape in Niseko

by Niseko for SweetEscape in Niseko

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.

Christmas Glow - Quebec City

by Cathy for SweetEscape in Quebec City

by Cathy for SweetEscape in Quebec City

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.

Charming Festivities - Budapest

by Jager for SweetEscape in Budapest

by Jager for SweetEscape in Budapest

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.

Fabulous Metropolis Christmas - New York City

by Haris for SweetEscape in New York
by Haris for SweetEscape in New York

by Haris for SweetEscape in New York

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.