Articles Tagged ‘Christmas’

4 Million Christmas Gifts Stuck in “Santa’s Workshop”

4 Million Christmas Gifts Stuck in “Santa’s Workshop” December 23, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
Over 4 million holiday presents are currently stuck in transit in the UK, with horribly bad weather and icy conditions to blame. It seems Santa did a good amount of online shopping this year, and sadly most of the millions of presents purchased are still sitting in the warehouses where they were ordered...

French Dogs Clean Up Christmas Litter

French Dogs Clean Up Christmas Litter December 23, 2010 | Offbeat, Travel News | Read More
Animals doing unexpected things = cute = viral video (Ed. note: QED). In a video recently uploaded to YouTube, Boston Terriers were filmed literally cleaning a Christmas market in France.  What made this video particularly entertaining?  The two dogs, named Neo and Tuxedo, were sporting snazzy florescent...

Always Be the Center of the Universe with this Camera

Always Be the Center of the Universe with this Camera December 8, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
Does this sound familiar, casual photographers? There’s nothing more frustrating about being asked to take someone’s but then being excluded from that same picture. Unless the asker is a complete stranger, it’s slightly rude to ask to have a photo taken without being in it yourself....

Skip New York: Philadelphia for the Holidays

Skip New York: Philadelphia for the Holidays December 15, 2009 | Philadelphia | Read More
The New York Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, ice skating under the Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center and New Years Eve in Times Square are some of America’s iconic holiday events. But what if you don’t want to fight the crowds, pay for an exorbitantly-priced hotel room or spend hours...

New Orleans for the Holidays

New Orleans for the Holidays December 3, 2009 | New Orleans | Read More
The Christmas season is a great time to visit New Orleans.  With temperatures in the low 40s to mid-60s, it’s chilly, but still mild enough to enjoy being outside.  During December, the city really dresses up, from festive hotel lobbies to holiday events and caroling. If you can’t afford to stay...