Top Holiday Destinations for Retirees in 2023

Forget your family's home — these are the best destinations for the holidays.

Wat Arun and cruise ship in twilight time, Bangkok, Thailand.
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The holidays are approaching, and for many retirees, that means hosting a celebration at home or visiting relatives. 

But the reality is, the holidays aren’t just a good time to catch up with loved ones. It’s also a prime opportunity for travel — the kind of travel you actually want to do (no offense to your cousin-in-law’s suburb!).

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Becca van Sambeck
Contributing Writer

Becca van Sambeck is a writer and editor with experience in many fields, including travel, entertainment, business, education, and lifestyle. Her work has appeared in outlets like NBC, Oxygen, Bravo, the University of Southern California, Elite Daily, CafeMom, Travel For Teens, and more. She currently resides in New York City.