Christmas in Paradise

The Hotel: Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin

The City: Orlando, FL

The Dates: November 2012 to January 2013

If You Do One Thing: See the world's largest chocolate Santa by two-time world champion pastry chef, Laurent Branlard. Obviously.

Other Highlights:

• Well, other than the 1,200 lb. life-size Santa, there will also be a chocolate fireplace, Christmas tree, and toy train.

• Santa and Mrs. Claus (lower picture) can often be found lighting the Christmas tree in the lobby and hanging out with guests inside their special Florida tiki hut.

• Expect holiday cheer daily in the form of cookie decorating, classic Christmas movies, nightly tree lighting, musical performances and much more merriment.

• Elf tuck-ins are also available on Christmas Eve offering a visit from a costumed elf, milk and cookies, and a bedtime story.