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Summer Fun In Idaho: 6 Ways To Master The Staycation

AK Turner | Posted 06.22.2016 | Travel
AK Turner

Last summer I wrote about Boise’s Best Family Staycation. We've been itching for warm weather just to repeat the experience and temperatures last we...

We Did Nothing On Vacation, And I'm Not Sorry

Quiet Revolution | Nidhi Berry | Posted 05.24.2016 | Healthy Living

This article first appeared on “What did you do during vacation?” It’s a question intended to spark schoolyard chitchat—a basic s...

How Was My Spring Break? Shut Up.

Laura A Boggs | Posted 04.14.2016 | Parents
Laura A Boggs

Dear Spring Break: You almost broke me. You, SB, are a foretaste of the looming three-month summer holiday, the big S to your lowercase s. When scho...

7 Reasons To Staycation This Spring Break

Sierra Donahue | Posted 03.04.2016 | Travel
Sierra Donahue

Don't make plans this spring break. Yeah, you heard that right. Don't make plans this spring break. I know, I know - the type-A planning guru is tel...

12 Ways To Stay Home And Bond Like You're On A Family Vacation

The Huffington Post | Lexi Tollefsen | Posted 02.12.2016 | Travel

You don't have to travel far and wide to reap the benefits of a solid family vacation. In fact, some of the best trips can be spent in the comfort of ...

Forget Chocolate: Here's How to Surprise Your Valentine With a Romantic Getaway

Glamour | Posted 02.03.2016 | Travel

By Kim Fusaro, Glamour Photo: Marko MacPherson Hey, we love a heart-shaped box (#alldayeveryday), but since Valentine's Day falls on a Sunday this ...

10 Modern Travel Words You Need To Know

Shanti Burton | Posted 02.12.2016 | Travel
Shanti Burton

We've all heard of the terms globetrotters, day trippers and wanderlust but have you heard of glamping, a solivagant or mancations?

What I Did Over The Holidays That Would Make Seinfeld Proud

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 01.07.2016 | Fifty

At the risk of parroting Jerry Seinfeld, this column is about nothing; actually it's about doing nothing on vacation. I just took almost two weeks off...

Gift Yourself a 'Staycation' This Labor Day!

Candy Spelling | Posted 09.03.2016 | HuffPost Home
Candy Spelling

Take a day to unplug and do something special just for you. Is there a cooking class you always wanted to take? How about a spa day? Or simply treat yourself to a lazy day of being pampered with a mani-pedi, massage or facial.

10 Rules for a Romantic Staycation

Jinny Ditzler | Posted 09.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Jinny Ditzler

Staycations played by these rules are the quickest stress-reducer I've found. Even it it's just for one day, give it a try -- and enjoy.

So Cal Dreaming: A Staycation Guide

Findery | Posted 08.24.2016 | Travel

Living in Southern California doesn't suck. I'm reminded of this every time I see an orange streaked sky over the Pacific. Friends and relatives sigh over my sun and surf filled snapshots, "Do you know how lucky you are? You're living the dream!"

17 Things You'll Need for the World's Best Staycation

Hometalk | Posted 07.08.2016 | HuffPost Home

Staying put this summer? Even if you're not taking a luxurious cruise, vacationing in Greece, or spending a month at your beach house, you can get the full vaca experience right at home. All you need are a few DIY updates to turn your house into an oasis of relaxation and bliss!

Boise's Best Family Staycation

AK Turner | Posted 07.07.2016 | Travel
AK Turner

Two weeks ago we faced a forecast of temperatures over 105 degrees (as high as 109) for 9 days in a row. And it was still June. Global warming? End times? General penance?

3 Ways to Maximize a Staycation

Clark Howard | Posted 07.07.2016 | Travel
Clark Howard

Don't despair if going on a far-flung vacation to a beautiful locale isn't in the books for you this summer.

What Spring Break Means When You're a Parent of Young Kids

Janie Porter | Posted 06.01.2015 | Parents
Janie Porter

Before kids: You think about spring break for weeks before, dreaming of an idyllic week with a wide-open schedule. Nothing is better than just being home. After kids: You panic when you realize spring break is only four days and have nightmares about being alone with toddlers.

What I Learned During Our Week Of Doing Nothing

Wendy Wisner | Posted 04.26.2015 | Parents
Wendy Wisner

Seriously, what more is there than this? Being together with the people I love most. That's all there is in this world, really.

10 Things To Do on Labor Day Weekend

Jeanette Pavini | Posted 10.27.2014 | Parents
Jeanette Pavini

While many kids are already back in school, this three-day weekend gives us one last chance to celebrate before it's really back to the grind. Here are 10 things you can do this weekend. It's your last hurrah, so go for it!

10 Perfect Late-summer Staycations

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 10.20.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

If you're lucky enough to call one of these places home, then we suggest you stick around this weekend. These staycation ideas will help you do just that.

Enjoying A Staycation? 15 Tips To Keep It Frugal And Fun | Posted 09.07.2014 | Money

If you're interested in managing expenses while still enjoying your time away from the office, start planning a staycation. This is a budget-friendly alternative to a pricey flight, hotel and all the other costs of taking a vacation.

Being a Tourist in Santa Fe, New Mexico

Judith Fein | Posted 09.06.2014 | Travel
Judith Fein

Last week, some friends came to visit my hometown. "We know it's a drag to have to be a tour guide in your hometown, but what if you became a tourist with us?" one of them suggested.

When You Can't Get to Turks and Caicos...

Michelle Vale | Posted 09.01.2014 | Travel
Michelle Vale

My husband and I recently started to implement the staycation. This mini getaway solves the problem of all the above. A taxi ride away, perhaps even a walk depending on what area of the city we decide upon, creates a vacation like no other.

How to Get Away From It All by Going Nowhere: Movies

Joseph A. Domino | Posted 07.20.2014 | Entertainment
Joseph A. Domino

What does the outside world look like to the disturbed? Or is the question how does the outside disturbed world look to individuals trying to maintain...

Five Reasons Why a Staycation Might Be a Good Idea

Localeur | Posted 07.14.2014 | Travel

If your tank's on empty, but you're not convinced it's time for Cabo, consider the totally unscientific argument we're making for not getting the hell out of dodge.

Your Daily Guide to an Awesome Spring Break Staycation

Common Sense Media | Posted 06.18.2014 | Parents
Common Sense Media

Let's face it: Not everyone can go to Bermuda for spring break. But sometimes a "staycation" is just what the doctor ordered, because you can hang out with the kids and tackle spring cleaning.

The Waldorf Introduces Suite Specialists

Sherrie Nachman | Posted 05.20.2014 | New York
Sherrie Nachman

If you had to choose between staying in the suite favored by U.S. presidents or Hollywood royalty, how would you choose?