50+ December Vacation Ideas in the US By Region
Check out this fun list of December vacation ideas in the US by region. You’ll find amazing places to visit and fun things to do in December all around the country!
Use this guide that features US travel ideas based on the part of the country you want to visit. Plus you’ll find tips and resources to find the perfect getaway destination in December.
We’ve teamed up with other travelers to compile this list of winter vacation ideas in the US: travel guides, road trip itineraries, things to do, what to pack, and where to stay on your USA vacation in December!
These USA winter destinations include getaways to escape the cold and enjoy the sun, as well as locations to participate in winter activities in the snow!
Thank you to our travel friends for sharing fun destinations and things to do in the US in December!
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December Vacation Ideas in the US
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USA AUDIO TOURS (GyPSy Guide)
“Download the app to your phone – no cell or wifi service needed. Based on your GPS location, the app takes you on a guided tour of the area and points out all the interesting features and stops. It’s like having a guide in the car with you.”
Wow, great winter traveling info all in one place! My sister lives in Tucson, so the post about the Winterhaven light festival was very interesting. Thanks for sharing at the #HomeMattersParty.