Just because you are not home at Christmas it doesn't mean you can't join in on the festivities and the fun.
In a world of increasing travel possibilities and opportunities, here are 15 of the top trends in tourism for 2015.
Lie-flat seats? They're just not impressive any more. Airlines are taking first-class luxury to a whole new level.
Teaching English to school children in India or building a community restaurant in Peru have become part of a fashionable rite of passage for thousands of young people each year, but critics argue the commercialisation of volunteering is doing more harm than good to the communities they seek to help.
With mud, blood and insects on the menu, a Bear Grylls family survival course is no picnic for Ben Hatch and daughter.