Vacation


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Vacation

A period of time during which one ordinarily would work but does not, normally to engage in some pleasure. One may spend a vacation traveling, relaxing or simply organizing one's personal life. Many companies offer paid vacation time to employees after a certain period of employment. Some jurisdictions require paid vacations.
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What hasn't changed is that there is a business need to take vacation, even if it's a few three-day weekends at a time.
Vacations may be relaxing, but they can also lead to hard-to-lose weight gain, according to a new study.
"Members say our resorts make for a much better vacation experience," says Jack Chevrier, vice president, staySky Vacation Clubs.
On a clean sheet of paper, make a chart like the "Best Fantasy Vacation Ever" chart below.
"Vacation deprivation is on the rise," says Sean Shannon, managing director of Expedia Canada.
According to a recent survey by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, more than half of the respondents said they plan to take a three-day summer vacation between July 29 and August 4.
* Reasons for employees leaving vacation days unused are myriad.
As per the vacation deprivation survey, India has come down five positions It occupied fourth position last year.
Expedia.com, the world's leading online travel agency, today released the results of the 2012 Vacation Deprivation study, an annual analysis of vacation habits across multiple countries and continents.
Also included is the XML capability to allow Go Vacation's client systems to connect to the Illusions system for product pricing, availability and making bookings.
Thirty-four percent of Americans say they come back from vacation feeling better about their jobs and are even more productive.
The group of the vacationing Bulgarians have decreased to 56% and about a third of them have already taken their vacation.