SANTA’S SURF’S UP. A surfer dressed in a Santa costume surfs at Kuta beach on the Indoensian resort island of Bali on December 24, 2010.
DUMBO CLAUS? An elephant dressed in a Santa Claus costume performs by standing on its hind legs before giving out gifts to students to mark the Christmas season at a school in Ayutthaya province on December 24, 2010. The event was held as part of a campaign to promote Christmas in Thailand.
SANTA ON ICE. A man dressed as Santa Claus skates the Columbus Blue Jackets' team flag around the ice prior to the start of the game against the Vancouver Canucks on December 23, 2010 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio.
SUNNY SANTA. A sandsculptor prepares a Santa Claus sandcastle at Durban's North Beach on December 23, 2010.