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Why You Should Visit Malta for Christmas (Plus These Other Mediterranean Destinations)

The small, rocky archipelago of Malta packs a wealth of attractions. Malta’s strategic location in the center of the Mediterranean helped it thrive as a trading hub, leading to numerous invasions and conquests throughout its history. Influences from Sicily, the Middle East, and Britain are apparent in Maltese culture, especially its cuisine and architecture. That…

8 Places That Are Warm in December in the U.S.

While some folks can’t wait to bust out their sleds and snow boots come winter, plenty of people prefer to ditch the chilly temperatures and flock to a warmer climate. And if you can leave your passport at home — well, that can almost seem like a holiday miracle. From sandy beaches and boat parades…

13 Last-Minute Stocking Stuffers on Amazon

Now that you’ve got the big gifts under the tree covered, it’s time to focus on those decorative socks hanging over the fireplace. We love stuffing stockings with little doodads we find on our travels, like magnets, ornaments, and other trinkets, but they don’t always fill it to the top. If you need to fill…

Your Last-Minute Holiday Gift Guide for 2018

We are here to help you shop for the avid (and aspiring) travelers still left on your holiday gift list. Take a look at our top last-minute gift ideas — curated for procrastinators, loved by travelers. If your holiday budget is tight, don’t fret, as we’ve made sure every item costs less than $100. (And…

All the Travel Gifts We Want for the Holidays

Marco Verch/Flickr ‘Tis better to give than to receive. Sure, sure. Still, we can’t help but do a little fantasy shopping for ourselves whenever we check presents off the list for others. And with so many excellent travel products out there, the temptation is strong to treat ourselves to some goodies that will give us…

9 Stocking Stuffers for Little Travelers

Kids love stockings! We like to think of them as the amuse-bouche of Christmas morning — a taste of all the main course gifts under the tree. Whether your kids are going on vacation in 2019, or you’re just looking for ways to keep them happy in the back seat, why not fill their stockings…

The 9 Best Stocking Stuffers for Travelers

Marco Verch/Flickr Stockings are arguably the best part of Christmas morning. Tradition says that St. Nicholas put gold coins in socks that were hanging by the fireplace to dry. And while we certainly wouldn’t turn down any surprise gold coins, we’d probably use them to book a flight. No offense to St. Nick, but we…

The Best Books to Gift Travelers This Holiday Season

When shopping for holiday gifts, books are usually a good bet, especially if you know a bit about your recipient’s tastes and interests. For travel lovers, the choices are aplenty, from destination-specific memoirs to non-travel-related page-turners for whiling away time on the beach. Here are 10 of the best books to give travelers this holiday…