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Morgan Point Lighthouse, Noank,  CT

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Grafton Lighthouse in Illinois by KennethKeifer

Grafton Lighthouse in Illinois, USA is a monument lighthouse to commemorate the Great Flood of 1993 in which the Mississippi River nearly washed away the town.

Race Rock Lighthouse, New York

Race Rock Light is a lighthouse on Race Rock Reef, southwest of Fishers Island, New York. The reef is a dangerous set of rocks off the coast of Fishers Island on Long Island Sound and was the site of many shipwrecks

Sandy Point Shoal  near Chesapeake Bay Bridge  Maryland

Day trips: Maryland beaches - Sandy Point State Park (closest beach to DC) and Point Lookout State Park (southernmost point of MD)


Fort Niagara Lighthouse at the mouth of the Niagara River, Youngstown, New York, USA, built by the French in 1726


I think this is such a beautiful picturesque idea for a magical coastal Christmas holiday. Of course, I have only experienced snow at Chri.