Holidays Travel Articles

Traveling for or around the holidays is a different animal than other times of the year. Learn the tips to make your holiday travel bearable, and check out various ideas and advice planning your next holiday adventure.

 
Gift Guide: 17 Gift Ideas for Adventure Travelers
Gift Guide: 17 Gift Ideas for Adventure Travelers Are you in need of gift ideas for the adventure loving traveler on your holiday shopping list? We've got plenty of unique gear and gadgets for the adventure traveler.
Christmas Past Meets Christmas Presents in Old Town Alexandria
Christmas Past Meets Christmas Presents in Old Town Alexandria From Camels to Cocktails: Historic Old Town Alexandria's mix of age-old Christmas traditions and trendy boutiques make for a festive getaway.
10 Great Ways to Celebrate Thanksgiving
10 Great Ways to Celebrate Thanksgiving Many people choose to spend Thanksgiving with their families and loved ones, while others choose to bust out of the traditional shackles and use Thanksgiving as a time for vacation and relaxation. For those who prefer to travel for the holiday, here is a list of ten extraordinary places to celebrate Thanksgiving.
10 Amazing Ways to Start Your New Year
10 Amazing Ways to Start Your New Year Head to Christmas Island to celebrate the New Year ahead of the rest of the world, watch the stars fade over the Sahara desert as 2011 comes to a close or dive to the depths of the ocean for a truly other-worldly experience… Whichever you choose, these 10 suggestions are sure to trump the average New Year's Eve party.
13 Spooky, Scary, or Sexy Places to Celebrate Halloween
13 Spooky, Scary, or Sexy Places to Celebrate Halloween Whether you prefer haunted history, spooky debauchery, or family-friendly frights, there's a perfect party for you. Jessica Peter presents thirteen of the best places around the world to celebrate Halloween.
Photo Essay: New Year’s Eve Celebrations Around the World
Photo Essay: New Year’s Eve Celebrations Around the World Adam Seper takes us on a tour of New Year's Eve celebrations around the world.
Christmas Around the World
Christmas Around the World With BootsnAll writers scattered around the world, we're a global team celebrating the holidays in a multitude of different ways. Here are just a few of the many Christmas traditions around the world.
6 Jolly Reasons to Spend Christmas in Alaska
6 Jolly Reasons to Spend Christmas in Alaska If you're looking for a travel destination this holiday season, Rachel Denning will convince you to spend the best time of the year in Alaska.
The Travel Community Gives Thanks This Thanksgiving
The Travel Community Gives Thanks This Thanksgiving Thanksgiving is here, and that means turkey, football, an all-too-rare  day spent with family and friends, the holiday gift rush, and time to reflect on and give thanks for the many wonderful people, places, opportunities, and experiences in our lives. We asked our Twitter followers and Facebook fans what they’re most thankful for in the […]
10 Places You Should Celebrate New Year’s At Least Once
10 Places You Should Celebrate New Year’s At Least Once Are you on the road and away from family this year for New Year's Eve? Have no fear as Adam Seper is here with 10 great places around the world to ring in the New Year.