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Things to Do in December

See Christmas Eve bonfires in New Orleans and Santa’s house in Alaska. Plus, embark on a Hobbit tour in New Zealand. The month of holiday cheer just got a little more cheery and adventurous.

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National Christmas Tree

Looking for ideas on where to travel in December? Kick off the month with a tour of the National Christmas Tree. Located on the White House’s South Lawn, a towering 40-foot evergreen spruce has been a seasonal fixture of the nation’s capital since 1923.

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