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Plan ahead—and then go far away—to get the most hap­pi­ness out of your trav­els. Sev­eral re­cent stud­ies sug­gest that the an­tic­i­pa­tion of a trip (all those fan­tas­ti­cal ex­pec­ta­tions) can ac­tu­ally gen­er­ate more plea­sure than the hol­i­day it­self. It also turns out that the far­ther away from home you go (and the more fre­quently), the hap­pier you may feel—at least, ac­cord­ing to your tweets (so says an anal­y­sis of lan­guage and geo­tags used on Twit­ter). So, #marky­our­cal­en­dar, #travel and #be­happy. CHRISTINA REYNOLDS

OH, THE PLACES YOU’LL GO! This 2015 “Travel the World” wall cal­en­dar from Ri­fle Pa­per Co. will in­spire globe-trot­ting dreams all year long ($29, ri­flepa­perco. com). Or, pick up 11- x 13-inch prints of the same il­lus­tra­tions ($32 each, at Chap­ters Indigo,

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