Travel Experiences Make Great Gifts for Any Occasion

The most memorable gifts aren’t things found in gift-wrapped boxes. The memories we treasure most are those born of unique, sometimes life-changing, experiences. The pleasure of participation is an enduring gift that has made travel experience gifts popular ways to celebrate special occasions of all kinds. Holidays, special birthdays, graduations, wedding anniversaries, retirement – all life’s milestones are made more memorable by the gift of a special experience.

Image of: a travel experience that's better than any other gift.The wide variety of travel destinations available on makes it easy to find the right experience gift for anyone on your gift list. Consider pairing your gift with a stay in one of’s luxurious vacation rentals. It’s the perfect way to set the stage for your gift and is certain to add to your gift’s value.

Use these suggestions to get your gift-giving juices flowing:

  1. • Tickets to the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah are the perfect gift for film lovers. Park City vacation rentals are available close to town within walking distance of film and seminar venues. Don’t forget to include a digital camera for recording celebrity sightings!
  2. • Make someone’s Olympic dreams come true with ski lessons on the legendary slopes of Whistler, British Columbia, site of the 2010 winter games. For ski-in, ski-out accessibility, book The Marquise condo rental on
  3. • Give a wine lover the opportunity to explore Northern California’s wine country with a stay in an elegant Sonoma County rental estate. Alternate fruitful days spent traveling the Wine Road, sampling prized vintages and discussing the finer points of wine making with vintners with pleasant evenings at the villa tasting new discoveries.
  4. • Swim with dolphins, snorkel with sea turtles or kayak with whales during a visit to Maui, Hawaii. Our Lahaina beach house rental is close to the harbor when you can book marine life experiences.

Start planning your surprise. Use to choose the perfect destination for an experience gift.