Holiday Collection

All the best ideas for decorating, entertaining, and gift-giving with a coastal spirit.

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Holidays on the Harbor
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Holidays on the Harbor

Punta Gorda, Florida

No white Christmas here. Instead, this town hosts a county-wide outdoor party with numerous activities throughout the month that take advantage of December’s mid-70s temperatures. Take a canal cruise to view docks and homes lit up for the season. Enjoy the annual Christmas parade and don't miss downtown's Holly Days celebration; 800/652-6090 or

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