Australians dreaming of a white Christmas

December 26, 2013
, by wego admin

A traditional white Christmas with gingerbread, ice-skates and all its accompanying trimmings is the most desired experience for Australians, according to a snap poll by travel metasearch site, Wego.

Europe is at the top of the dream list, with almost 32% of the 500 Wego users polled selecting the UK, Switzerland and Paris as their favourite destinations to spend Christmas.

“As much as we as Australians take pride in our family barbeques on Christmas day, relaxing in the pool or at the beach, the dreamy European winter concept of Christmas resonates with many,” said Joachim Holte, Wego’s chief marketing officer for Wego.

New York came in second with 15% citing the Big Apple as the epitome of the festive season, quoting Bing Crosby carols, ice-skating at Rockefeller Centre, magical window displays and catching a performance of The Nutcracker from the New York City Ballet.

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