December 21, 2014; 12:52 AM ET
After a few mild days at the start of next week, temperatures will fall in time to create some wintry weather and travel woes for Christmas. more >
Becoming milder, then noticeably colder again Thursday
Not content with just a lobby tree and a string of lights, these hotels stand out from the pack by upping the decorating ante, and adding millions of lights, outdoor skating rinks, and even ride-on trains.