5 Best Cities for a Southern Christmas
Folks in San Antonio, Atlanta, Louisville, Orlando, and Washington, D.C. know how to spice up the holidays with just the right mix of tradition and surprise. Here, our picks for what to see, do, and buy in each city.
Whether you are in search of a fairytale white Christmas or you are looking to find a place to defrost from the cold December chill, we firmly believe that the South is by far the best place to spend the Holiday season. If you want authentic Southern Holiday decorations, decadent Christmas food, rich family traditions, and mild, bearable weather, the South simply can’t be beat. The best Christmas vacations are right here in the South. Folks in San Antonio, Atlanta, Louisville, Orlando, and Washington, D.C. know how to spice up the holidays with just the right mix of tradition and surprise. What better way to spend you Christmas vacation than roaming the San Antonio River Walk alongside canopies of colorful Christmas lights? Or gliding down a 400-foot hillside of snow at Snow Mountain Park in Atlanta? Find a classic Christmas musical tradition, A Christmas Carol, in the bustling and cozy town of Louisville, KY – and you might even encounter some snow. For a warmer celebration, take a Christmas vacation to the place where dreams come true, yearlong – Walt Disney World in Orlando, FL. And for a classic and patriotic Christmas celebration, the historical beauty of Washington, D.C. is unbeatable. Forgo the skis, and fly south this winter to celebrate Christmas with tradition and surprise. Here, our picks for what to see, do, and buy in our favorite Southern cities at Christmastime.