Instead of treating others, the holiday organizers of last year and many years before are treating themselves, along with a few members of their immediate family. Instead of spending their time off preparing and stressing, they're choosing to see the world and leave the holiday bustle behind in a unique and satisfying way.
One of the most popular ways people have been doing this is by booking cruises. There are many reasons for this, but here are the two biggest ones: 1) a wider variety of shorter cruises are available that allow people with tight schedules to enjoy them, and 2) there are holiday-themed cruises that provide things like religious services, seasonal décor, Santa visits, holiday parties and dinners.
Patagonia, located in the southern part of South America, is home to some of the world's greatest spectacles. Many of these spectacles remind cruisers of the winter wonderland they've only dreamed of. With a variety of different penguins, towering glaciers and a calm, crisp breeze, this is the perfect place for winter lovers to take a cruise. In addition to penguin-themed cruises, there are also whale watching cruises that occur during the holiday season.
Patagonia and the Caribbean are just two popular holiday cruise destinations. If you have taken holiday cruises in different areas, feel free to mention them in the comment section. Also, don't forget to tell everyone what your holiday plans are this year!
- Holiday Dinner Table by rherldof on Flickr Creative Commons
- Patagonia Glacier on Pixabay
- Two Penguins by axanar on Flickr Creative Commons
- Penguin group by angloholic on Stock Xchng
- Cruise Ship on Pixabay
- Whale watching by kohane on Flickr Creative Commons
- Beach from Pixabay