The World of Christmas

Click on our interactive map to see celebrations in 16 cities around the world.

From the lighting of New York City's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree to a midnight service at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, visitors and locals alike come together to celebrate the holidays and the New Year. And this year, our popular World of Christmas blog special is back with updated information via this easily accessible map. We asked local experts for their insider tips: the places they'd take their friends and family, the best ways to make merry, and events no one should miss.

Also, check out this year's holiday special "My City Celebrates" on Intelligent Travel.