New York It’s f f f freezing in NYC over Christmas and New Year but you’ll get few more authentic Christmas experiences. Ice skating, amazing decorations, and great shopping, make it a fantastic festive break. Check out www.timeout.com/newyork/ for more details on hotels to stay in and search for flights on www.mytravelchannel.com.
Cape Town For stunning scenery, and a truly different festive experience, try Cape Town. Spend your days exploring the coast and your nights dining out in a city a world away from the desert. See www.timeout.com/travel/capetown/ for more local information and find flights on www.mytravelchannel.com
Paris Direct flights from Dubai and history galore make Paris a year-round break so why not check out the city of romance over Christmas or New Year? Find out where to stay and what to do from www.timeout.com/paris/ and find flights though
Hong Kong This ex-pat hub is a great place to spend the festive season. Cultures blend, and sometimes collide, but the emphasis is on celebrations all round. Log onto www.timeout.com.hk for details of where to stay, and what to do. Source flights from www.mytravelchannel.com
Los Angeles LA baby! Not the first choice for a traditional break, but boy is it a fun one. Throw the tinsel to one side and prepare to party in this crazy city if you fancy a holiday on the wild side. See
www.timeout.com/travel/losangeles/ for the coolest place to hang-out, for flights log onto www.mytravelchannel.com
London England will provide you with every aspect of a traditional Christmas, with a hefty dose of fun parties and retail therapy thrown in. See www.timeout.com/london/ for places to go and stay and find flights through www.mytravelchannel.com
Maldives If a beach break is all you can muster, head to the Maldives. It won’t be cheap but the convenience of a short flight is a big bonus. Check out www.visitmaldives.com/ for where to stay and what to do, find flights on www.mytravelchannel.com