Happy Holidays!

From all of us at Manifest, we wish everyone a very happy holidays and a joyous new year! We hope you are able to spend this time with family and friends, making memories and experiencing the reason for the season!

2020 Travel Resolutions
We have big plans for 2020, and we hope you do too! Read this article from Skift‘s staff listing off their 2020 travel resolutions for some inspiration if you need it!

Travel 2020

With a new year comes new travel! It seems everyone is making plans for the next decade, and we’d love to help with yours. Read on for some new travel trends to be aware of, as well as a writeup including a spot we’re excited to head to in 2020.

Top Travel Trends of 2020
The Discoverer Blog talks the top five trends for travel in 2020. We especially like #5: Take several long weekend getaways rather than one big trip.

The American Safari
This write-up from Virtuoso has us day-dreaming even more than normal about our three-day trip to Ted Turner’s Sierra Grande Lodge and Spa, where guests will experience it’s healing geothermal pools as well as the nearby, 520,000 acre Ladder Ranch. Join us!

Give the Gift of Travel

Looking for a last-minute gift idea this holiday season? Not sure what to get that person who never seems to stay in one place? Give them the gift of travel! Read on to find out how.

How To Gift Travel
Conde Nast Traveler breaks down four ways to gift travel. It’s more than just booking flights or buying hotel gift cards, but there’s no greater gift than that of experience.

Inspire Wanderlust
For anyone on your list with a travel bug, try a book to inspire their wanderlust. Fodors put together a list of the best ones!

Time to Getaway

With the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, don’t neglect to make time for yourself and your loved ones! While it might seem impossible, a quick weekend getaway might be just what you need this time of year. Read on for some trip ideas and tips!

The Best Winter Getaways in Each State
Find the best place to getaway this winter in your state, ones nearby, or, if you’re feeling extra adventurous, one far away! TravelPulse has the best place to visit this winter for all 50!

Off-the-Beaten-Path Southern Destinations
Jetsetter published this list of 7 different unique Southern destinations that are perfect to visit in the colder months. #4? Natchez, MS and the Monmouth Historic Inn, which you will visit on our Civil War History of the Deep Delta getaway planned for March!

One Thing You Should Always Bring
The Discoverer Blog offers a great tip for one thing you should always bring every time you travel. What’s your must-bring item?