There is a part of me that wants my kids to feel, at least in some relatively painless and abstract way, that the world is fucked.
Your favorite illicit website, PornHub, attempts to answer this question with an interactive infographic that shows significant traffic drops/spikes in various countries during major holidays and other seminal events.
Some of us are devising strategies on how to survive the holidays without harming a family member or two. But some of us aren't, because for various reasons we've chosen to holiday away from home. It's not a bad thing.