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Edinburgh: A Very Scottish Christmas and New Year
December 22, 2011
Edinburgh: A Very Scottish Christmas and New Year

It is hard to argue against the view that Edinburgh is a superb place to be at the end of the year. Over the Christmas and New Year period, there is a great variety of events going on to keep every local and, indeed, every tourist feeling full of festive joy. When you’re looking for [...]

Christmas at Lisbon Airport in Portugal
December 9, 2010
Christmas at Lisbon Airport in Portugal

Employees of TAP Portugal and All Nippon Airways wish their passengers a Merry Christmas at Lisbon Airport in a very unique way.

Budget Gift Ideas for Travelers Under $20
December 2, 2010
Budget Gift Ideas for Travelers Under $20

On a budget and looking for something useful for the traveler on your gift list? Then why not consider one of these gift ideas for travelers that are each under $20? We’ve highlighted a few functional and interesting gifts for that active traveler in your life. Flexible Tripod – Designed with self-timer photography in mind, [...]

Great Holiday Gift Ideas for Travelers
November 29, 2010
Great Holiday Gift Ideas for Travelers

If you’re really looking to splurge on a holiday gift for a traveler this year, here are a few gift ideas that will keep them entertained while on the go. From waterproof video cameras to iPads, any of these gifts are sure to put a huge smile on the recipient’s face. Panasonic Lumix Waterproof Digital [...]

Books for Travelers – Holiday Gift Ideas
November 27, 2010
Books for Travelers – Holiday Gift Ideas

If you have a loved one on your gift list who happens to enjoy traveling, you might want to consider one of these travel related books as a gift. From some of the latest best sellers to a few of our own personal favorites, any of these books will surely be a hit during this [...]

Unique Christmas Trees from Around the World
December 9, 2009
Unique Christmas Trees from Around the World

While Christmas is celebrated differently or, perhaps, not at all in various parts of the world, the Christmas tree in some form or fashion is quite popular. From trees made of brightly colored Murano glass in Venice, Italy, to the world’s largest floating Christmas tree in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to a Christmas tree next to a mosque in Beirut, Lebanon, here are a few images of our favorite Christmas trees from around the world.

Christmas and the Holiday Season in New York City
November 28, 2009
Christmas and the Holiday Season in New York City

New York City is a very special place to visit during Christmas and the holiday season. Each year, the city of New York puts on a special show that particularly comes alive at night as the whole city is illuminated in holiday lights. More than any other time of the year, the city comes alive [...]

Top 10 Christmas Facts From Around The Globe
December 18, 2008
Top 10 Christmas Facts From Around The Globe

As another year comes to an end, everyone is once again coming up with their ‘Top 10′ lists. We’ve decided to throw yet another one out there by creating our own ‘Top 10′ facts about Christmas from around the globe. Have a read through and, perhaps, you can drop some of these into your conversations [...]

The Christmas Markets of Europe
December 16, 2008

All across Europe, ‘tis the season in which locals and tourists alike stroll along festive streets and town squares to browse handmade crafts, toys, and decorations at local Christmas markets. The smell of fir needles, along with the aroma of roasted chestnuts and freshly baked goods, fills the air as carols quietly hum above the [...]