Hand-stitch the route you took on a vacation and frame it. This would be great with sand/dirt or coins from your trip in the bottom of the frame - use a shadow-box frame for it. Use different colors of thread for different travel methods (land/sea/air).
Having trouble picking the perfect Mod Podge finish? This picture shows you the finish of 8 different kinds of Mod Podge on paper. (1.Antique Matte 2.Matte 3.Outdoor 4.Sparkle 5.Glow in the Dark 6.For Kids-Gloss 7.Super Gloss 8.Crackle )