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Holiday Travel

Holiday Travel

Holiday travel

Nutcracker from the Erzgebirge mountains at the Christmas market. Photo by GNTO

German Christmas Market Traditions

You don’t have to be German to love traditional German Christmas Markets. In fact, many visitors travel to Germany just for the Christmas markets alone.
How to say I love you in German

The World’s Most Romantic Language?

Rosetta Stone surveyed lovers worldwide to identify the most romantic language. Here's what they found.
Weekend at Biltmore

Like Mother, Like Daughter: Spa Getaway at the Arizona Biltmore

Linger over long breakfasts and experience signature spa treatments at this historic desert resort.
Enjoying a sleigh ride at one of Colorado's luxury dude and guest ranches. Photo by Colorado Dude & Guest Ranch Association

Christmas in Colorado

During the holidays, Colorado truly shines. The snow is pristine, the air is pure – and there is plenty of space to enjoy Mother Nature.
A Scottish Christmas Parade in Alexandria, Virginia. Photo Credit: Mark Webb

Christmas in Alexandria, Virginia

Spend Christmas in a seaport setting that’s been honing its yuletide spirit for over 250 years.
Peru New Years Eve

Mountaintop Magic: New Year’s Eve in Peru

In a one-room dwelling of a shepard’s compound, a mountaintop shaman offers a New Year's blessing and an unforgettable experience.
Skiing in Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Skiing Steamboat Springs: Olympic Training Grounds

Ski the “champagne powder” at this famous Colorado resort. You may even get lessons from Olympic legends.
St. Basil's Cathedral, immediately recognizable and breathtaking, stands at the far edge of the Red Square in Moscow.

Grandfather Frost: New Year’s Eve in Moscow

In Russia, New Year's Eve means good food, a walk on Red Square and presents from Grandfather Frost.
Christmas in the Caribbean

Caribbean Holidays: Christmas in Grand Cayman

No snow? No problem! This Caribbean island has its own brand of Christmas spirit.
Westin Resort and Spa, Cabo San Lucas

Westin Resort and Spa Los Cabos: Where Sun Meets the Sun

With its bright colors and ocean-side setting, the Westin Resort & Spa in Los Cabos is a relaxing place to escape the winter blues.
Opryland Christmas in Nashville

An Opryland Christmas: Nashville, Tennessee

Nashville, Tennessee is a year-round destination, but Christmas here is something special.

Helping Hands: Alternative Gifts for the Holidays

These gifts capture the true spirit of the holidays. Here’s how you can help someone in need.

Roman Holiday: The Tale of La Befana

The enchanting tales of La Befana and Feast of the Epiphany capture the spirit of Christmas in Italy.
Christmas in Dubai

Deck the Malls: Christmas in Dubai

Christmas shopping takes on a whole new flavor at the ultra-modern Wafi City Mall in Dubai.