It's nearly that time of year again. Twinkling lights, hot cocoa, festive holiday parties, and . . . jam-packed airports. As much as we all love getting away for the holidays, whether it be to go home or jet set somewhere new, the act of getting there is rarely a fun experience. Your excitement might be temporarily curtailed by visions of long security lines and flight delays, not sugar plums.
We totally get it. Traveling during the holiday season will usually be hectic no matter the circumstances. But while the crowds aren't going anywhere, there are steps you can take to make the experience a little easier. We reached out to travel experts to share their proven hacks for taking the stress out of holiday season travel.