Perfect destinations to celebrate Christmas in Asia
1.Bangkok – Thailand
Christmas is becoming more and more popular in Thailand. During Christmas, Bangkok will ‘put on’ a new shirt which is splendid with sparkling lights, and a range of shimmering ornaments. This helps visitors to experience the exciting emotions to welcome the Christmas season and happy new year.
Visiting Singapore during Christmas will bring you great things such as cheap flights and the chance to shop for your favorite gifts from the year-end special promotion at commercial centers like ION Orchard, Paragon and Takashimaya.
3. Macau – China
Macau is named as ‘Las Vegas of Asia’. Macau welcomes visitors with its vibrant Christmas trees all over the streets, spectacular fireworks performances, special church shows and European cakes. Coming here, visitors will experience the busy life, and cheerful Christmas season.
4. Guangzhou – China
There will be a lot of big events taking place during Christmas in Guangzhou like the Canton Tower Festival, the colorful Yuletide Festival and magic shows. Visitors can go shopping in markets such as Lingan market and Yide market, and visit beautiful churches such as Sacred Heart of Jesus or Guangzhou International Christian Fellowship. In addition, the streets are decorated with brilliant Christmas trees, which gives visitors a happy Christmas holiday.
5. Hong Kong – China
At the end of the year, Hong Kong attracts tourists not only for shopping but also with lively festivals and light performances, and excellent 3D Pulse show. Coming to Hong Kong, visitors can go to Disneyland to explore many fun Christmas themed entertainment.
6. Taiwan – China
In Taiwan, Christmas is not officially recognized as a big holiday, but Taiwan still remains as a great Christmas destination for travelers across the world. On this day, the Zhongxiao Fuxing and Xinyi shopping streets will be decorated with shimmering and sparkling fir trees. Especially, visitors can also participate in promotions, discounts for hotel rooms, restaurants and many other diverse items at shopping centers.
7. Medan, Indonesia
Medan is an attractive culinary destination and is considered as one of the right choices for a meaningful Christmas holiday. Although Medam is not a famous city, this place has attracted food lovers with its diverse cuisine. Restaurants here offer numerous attractive dishes that you can enjoy such as Java, Batak baked pork, Padang and Indian curry.
8. Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia
Kuala Lumpur is considered as one of the great destinations in Asia at the end of the year, despite having no winter. More specifically, you can enjoy the European setting in the city with its unique artificial snow thrower at the Pavilion KL commercial center. This time is also a special discount season for shopping and relaxing at five star hotels with the cheapest price in the world.
By: Ashley Brown