BnB's Offer Fun, Quirky Holiday Travel Alternatives

for Those Traveling to and from Oregon; Space Travel

Published 11/30/09

BnB's Offer Fun, Quirky Holiday Travel Alternatives

(New York, New York) - Some holiday traditions were meant to be broken. Why stay at home when you can celebrate the festivities with the help of an underwater Santa, sample home baked treats, hop on a train for a twinkling light tours or view awe-inspiring gingerbread houses? Light up your holiday and get in the festive mood with unique holiday bed and breakfast specials or bed and breakfast holiday tours from

Seaworthy Santa - Rudolph can take a break this holiday season. Watch Santa ditch his winter wear and make some new underwater friends when you stay at Christopher's Bed & Breakfast in Bellevue, Kentucky. The inn offers a special "Newport Aquarium Scuba Santa Package," which includes a one night stay, two tickets to the Newport Aquarium where you can see Santa interact with sharks, loggerhead sea turtles and various fishes. Come back to the inn and give your body a little holiday gift with a deep soak in the Jacuzzi tub.

Electric Nights - Illuminate your nights with the "Nights of Lights" special from Bayfront Marin House in St. Augustine, Florida. Guests who want to experience a little holiday magic can take a private ride on the St. Augustine sightseeing train and take in more than two million white lights that line up the historic streets and buildings. The special includes a two night stay, a special holiday gift and a complimentary beverage before and after the tour.

House Call - Make a sweet stop at Abbington Green Bed & Breakfast Inn in Asheville, North Carolina and get in the holiday spirit with the "Asheville Legendary Inns Gingerbread Tour." This inn along with other participating inns will open their doors for guests and visitors to view professionally designed gingerbread houses. Guests will board a local trolley and look at gingerbread homes that feature scenes from the poem, "Twas the Night Before Christmas."

Tea Service - Take a house tour while sipping tea at James Mulvey Inn in Stillwater, Minnesota. The annual "Christmas Tour and Tea" special includes a one night stay along with complimentary tickets to six other sister inns. Innkeeper will provide a map and set you on your way where you can hear live music and admire holiday decorations at various inns. At the James Mulvey Inn, listen to a live harpist and indulge in a holiday chocolate roll with Madagascar cinnamon cocoa.

Look for more joyful holiday ideas under Holiday Bed and Breakfast Specials or under Holiday Bed and Breakfast Tours.

For a list of B&B's on the Oregon coast, see the Oregon Coast Bed and Breakfast Guide, which includes B&B’s in coastal towns Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Oceanside, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport and Yachats.


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