The hamlet of North Pole, which has candy cane-painted streets and holiday parades all summer long, is located 15 minutes to the east of Fairbanks, the state capital of Alaska.
It’s also home to the Santa Claus House gift shop and the world’s largest fibreglass Santa statue.
Where better to begin than in a place that is actually called Santa Claus?
A Santa Claus Museum, Santa's Candy Castle, and a post office that receives and responds to thousands of children's letters to Santa are just a
few of the holiday-themed attractions in this Indiana town that is decorated for Christmas throughout the entire year.
Christmas may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of sunny Florida, but the southern US state does have a town named after the occasion, and it is, as you might expect, pretty darn Christmassy.
Christmas, FL is decorated with a tree and other festive elements throughout the year, but the holiday season is when it attracts the most visitors.