Holidays

Holidays Articles

Best Holiday Shopping in New York

Head to New York City for holiday shopping at the city's festive retail institutions.

Christmas in Orlando

Orlando is magical during the holidays when this sunny spot is transformed into a wintry dreamland with shows, snow and Santa.

Top 5 Thanksgiving Parades

Before your turkey feast, get in the holiday spirit at a Thanksgiving parade with balloons, floats and marching bands.

Thanksgiving Travel Tips

Ease into Thanksgiving with these helpful holiday travel tips.

Best Christmas Vacations

Here are our favorite festive jaunts that promise to add a little fa la la to your Christmas this season.

Holidays in New York: Locals’ Secret Spots

A festive itinerary for the holidays from a New York local that includes a proper mix of iconic pit stops, kids-of-all-ages activities and new-fashioned photo ops.

Only in New York: Unique Shopping Experiences

Here is a list of NYC stores filled with specialty items sure to elicit the response “Where’d you get this?” from whoever opens your gift.

5 Warm-Weather Holiday Vacations

Avoid the polar vortex. Stay warm during the holidays and visit one of our favorite warm-weather destinations. From solo to family, we've got the perfect vacations for everyone.

Top 10 Hotels for the Holidays

Travel Channel cuts through the clutter provides recommendations for the best hotels to stay during the holidays. Check out Oyster.com's hotel review before you make reservations.

Travel’s Best Holiday Attractions

Ring in the season by visiting these festive locales complete with synchronized light shows, over-the-top decorations, traditional dances, and yes, even places to catch a glimpse of Santa Claus.

Best Holiday Attractions 2014 Advisors

Meet the panel behind Travel’s Best Holiday Attractions 2014. Our advisors know a thing or two about travel — and where to find the world’s most festive holiday spots.

Best Travel Gifts 2013

Travel Channel has assembled an expert panel of advisors to put the “Travel’s Best” stamp of approval on the year’s top 10 travel gifts.

Best Travel Gifts 2014

Travel Channel has assembled an expert panel of advisors to put the “Travel’s Best” stamp of approval on the year’s top 10 travel gifts.

Where to Travel in November

This November, catch Macy’s annual Thanksgiving Day Parade. Or enjoy a fall escape into Florida’s abundant wildlife, after an outing to Walt Disney World with the kids.

Where to Travel in April

Planning a trip in April? See Travel Channel's recommendations about the best places to go and not-to-be missed events in April.

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