Sure, snow is beautiful. But do you really need Jack Frost nipping at your nose to know it's the holiday season? We think not. This year, consider trading in your tacky Christmas sweaters and fleece-lined slippers for swimsuits, sunglasses, and short-sleeved T's.
We've scoured the globe for hotels and resorts both year-round good weather and exceptional yuletide festivities. All of these properties practically include blue skies in the room rate, and have given Christmas meals, décor, and activities a balmy, sunshine-filled backdrop.
Forgo the frostbite without missing out on the season's festive fun. From the Caribbean and the American southwest, these destination properties will fill your holidays with seasonal cheer.