This is one of the sweetest holiday traditions we know of! Take in the Gingerbread Village at the Four Seasons Hotel Austin. Inspired by the North Pole, the hotel’s lobby features 11 edible houses, including Santa’s Workshop, an Elf Dormitory, and a Town Square with a live countdown to Christmas!

When: open daily now through December 28th

98 San Jacinto Blvd.
Austin, TX 78701

In her previous life, Kristy was an uninspired realtor who was feeling a little bit bored with her day to day. So on January 1, 2010, she made a New Year’s resolution to write about one thing to do each day in her beloved city of Austin, Texas. And thus, 365 Things Austin was born.