“You can tell a lot about a person by the way (s)he handles these three things: a rainy day, lost luggage, and tangled Christmas tree lights.” – Maya Angelou
The weeks between Thanksgiving and New Year’s makes for the busiest time of the year for airports, airlines, hotels, cruise ships—and probably you. Add in unreliable and oftentimes dreadful weather, overbooked flights, over-scheduled families, oversized coats, overpacked luggage and overtired kids coming down from sugar highs, and it’s almost enough to make you want to just stay home. But holiday travel doesn’t have to be so stressful. Here are our six best holiday travel tips for maintaining your sanity and good cheer while traveling over the holidays.
Whether you’re going on an exotic vacation or just to see relatives, for an overnight or a two-week vacation, the strain of travel around this time of year is the same—and planning ahead is the only way to ease some of the tension. Well, planning and packing good travel snacks! What are your best holiday travel tips and tricks? Share them in the comments below—every little bit helps!