The holidays can be stressful enough without the added chaos of travel. Sold-out flights, trains, and busses, never-ending airport security, multiple delays, questionable lodging—it can be a straight up nightmare to a degree that would leave even jolly old Kris Kringle feeling downright Grinch-like. The good news is that with a little of prep, some cool travel hacks, and common sense, we can stop worrying about how we’ll get there, and commence getting pumped about the unbelievable activities we’ll do when we get there. We’re thinking tacos, beach, little power nap, and more beach. With that, here are some tips on How To Plan a Vacation During the Holidays.