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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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Since the initial investigation in September 2002 (Labor Day weekend), one fatal and four nonfatal, hospital-treated CO poisonings involving loss of consciousness have occurred among channel vacationers, with %COHb levels ranging from 19% to 47% (P.
org) is the world's first and only website that gives vacationers the ability to voice their complaints about a bad vacation home or an unethical vacation rental company anywhere in the world.
Cereno said the PNP would set up police assistance desks in bus stations, ferry piers and airports for vacationers who would need help.
Also, villas are on the way so vacationers will be able to take advantage of a stay-and-play option.
The service also includes a knowledgeable staff on hand at DIA to ensure vacationers get the right equipment.
vacationers, and Cuba's opening would swipe a significant chunk of those travelers.
Terry Collins, pastor of the Outer Banks parish, said summer visitors, parishioners and past vacationers from as far away as Maine have already been generous with donations.
Hornak, 32, explained that time-share vacationers no longer need buy a deeded property where they go every year at the same time.
This attracted mainly low-budget vacationers lured by the inexpensive hotels and meals.
Vacationers pay one price for all food and drinks, non-motorized watersports, and more.
Brazilian Valter Morais paints a niche for vacationers and corporate art.
Vacationers fled the beaches of Cape Cod and its neighboring islands Sunday as Hurricane Edouard barreled toward the area, washing out plans for Labor Day parades and picnics.