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Christmas

Countdown to Christmas: Creative Holiday Displays at Hotels
Christmas / Luxe Lodgings

Countdown to Christmas: Creative Holiday Displays at Hotels

The countdown to Christmas has begun. To get into the holiday spirit, Luxe Lodgings contributors Angela Fairhurst and Natalie Compagno sought out some of the most unique and clever hotel… Read More…

10 Tips for Family Road Trips
Christmas / Family/Kids Travel / Road Trips / Thanksgiving

10 Tips for Family Road Trips

Are you taking a road trip this holiday season, or planning one for next summer? Contributing writer Margot Black has a lot of experience traveling with her family, and shares… Read More…

Towns Across America Where You Can Celebrate the Holidays
CBS News / Christmas / USA

Towns Across America Where You Can Celebrate the Holidays

Christmas villages, sleigh rides, caroling, parades, and lights. Yes, there’s even a special Polar Express train. It’s all part of how many towns across America celebrate the holidays. Watch my… Read More…

Travel Tip: Figuring Out Your Holiday Travel Plans
Car Travel / Christmas / Thanksgiving / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Figuring Out Your Holiday Travel Plans

Right now, most of you are probably trying to figure out your holiday travel plans. But you need to ask some important questions before you commit to a trip. First,… Read More…

Peter Greenberg’s Insider Holiday Travel Tips
Airlines & Airports / CBS News / Christmas

Peter Greenberg’s Insider Holiday Travel Tips

The holiday season is upon us, and that means many Americans will be traveling to visit their loved ones. This year, AAA predicts more than 100 million people will travel—90… Read More…

Watch Peter Greenberg on the Perry Como Show
Christmas / The Travel Detective® Blog

Watch Peter Greenberg on the Perry Como Show

It’s a video that’s been lost for decades…most people don’t know that I was a regular on The Perry Como Show for six years, from the age of eight until… Read More…

Bookstore Owners Share Their 10 Top Travel Books
Christmas / Hanukkah / Travel Books

Bookstore Owners Share Their 10 Top Travel Books

Travelers are easy to shop for. Give them pens and parchment, paper maps, antique globes, or our favorite, a great travel book. The only thing better than unwrapping a gift… Read More…

Fiestas de Navidad: Celebrating Christmas in Mexico
Christmas / Mexico & Central America

Fiestas de Navidad: Celebrating Christmas in Mexico

Thinking of traveling for the holidays this year? It’s a great way to discover the culture, customs, and traditions of another country. While many associate Christmas with snow, mistletoe, and… Read More…

Luxe Lavs: Celebrating the Holidays in New York City
Christmas / Luxe Lavs

Luxe Lavs: Celebrating the Holidays in New York City

Thinking of celebrating the holidays in New York City? You can check out the Christmas Tree in Rockefeller Center, ice skating rinks, Radio City’s Christmas Spectacular, creative holiday window displays,… Read More…

14 Travel Gifts Under $100 for Parents
Christmas / Hanukkah / Travel Gear / Window Seat or Aisle Seat

14 Travel Gifts Under $100 for Parents

The holidays are just around the corner, and if you’re not sure what to get a traveling parent, you may be in luck. Family travel writer Kerri Zane examined 14… Read More…

Still Need Holiday Gifts? One Bookstore Owner’s Top Travel Books
Christmas / Hanukkah / Travel Books

Still Need Holiday Gifts? One Bookstore Owner’s Top Travel Books

‘Tis the season to show the favorite traveler in your life how much you care. But what better way to do so than to gift a good book? Books are… Read More…

Seven Unexpected Holiday Travel Destinations
Christmas / Hanukkah / Window Seat or Aisle Seat

Seven Unexpected Holiday Travel Destinations

Looking for some unique ways to celebrate Christmas this year? For this month’s Window Seat or Aisle Seat column, family travel expert Kerri Zane found seven holiday travel destinations with… Read More…

Image Credit: Stephanie Ervin
Airlines & Airports / Car Travel / Christmas

Holiday Travel Tips & Trends

The holiday season is typically one of the busiest travel periods of the year, and this year will be no different. Here are some holiday travel tips you can use… Read More…

Holiday Gift Ideas 2014: Gear for Every Traveler
Christmas / Hanukkah / Travel Gadgets / Travel Gear

Holiday Gift Ideas 2014: Gear for Every Traveler

Still looking for a major last-minute gift for your favorite traveler? We found several great ideas for all types of travelers—photographers, music lovers, outdoorsy types, and everyone in between. Narrative Clip-on Camera – $279… Read More…