CNN: 5 real-life wonderlands As we enter the Christmas and winter seasons, sharing this article seemed appropriate. White River National Forest, Minturn, CO "Fantasy of Lights," Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain, GA Lake Placid, NY Mall of America, Bloomington, MN Santa Claus Village, Rovaniemi, Finland I think the best winter destination depends on what you're looking for. A friend just came back from Lucerene, Switzerland and it looked fantastic. I'm headed to Stuttgart this week and plan to enjoy the Christmas Market! Anyone else have favorites?