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staycation

A vacation for which one does not travel, often doing activities near where one lives. The word is a portmanteau of "stay" and "vacation." I took last week off and had a staycation with my family. We didn't do anything big, just had a relaxing little staycation.
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According to data, 54% of people taking staycations preferred amusement parks or waterparks within the country.
"It's possible to save money on staycations by avoiding airfares, but you should still consider wider costs such as food and drink, accommodation, and entertainment and make sure you are setting a realistic budget so you can get the best possible enjoyment from your break."
From Zurich to closer-to-home destinations such as Kuala Lumpur and Sri Lanka, we are witnessing that a vast majority of travellers are opting for city sightseeing abroad over a local staycation this holiday season.
While more men than women said they are considering Dubai for their next staycation (49% vs 38%), a higher proportion of women are planning to visit Ras al Khaimah (47% vs 36%).
Moreover, the affordable nature of a staycation makes it the most ideal holiday option for the majority (60 per cent), especially families, who are more likely than the singles or couples to choose a staycation for its pocket-friendliness (65 per cent vs 56 per cent).
Turns out the key to a successful staycation is a little planning and a strong sense of purpose.
A romantic suite setup awaits guests on February 14 and 15 when they book The Alpha Suites' How Suite It Is staycation package.
Grand Hyatt Doha Hotel & Villas has announced its staycation promotion during Eid al-Adha.
A study recently analysed Google searches in order to find out what domestic consumers love to do during Eid holidays, and uploaded data from 2016 to 2018 indicated that staycation ranks high on residents' to-do list.
Guests booking the five-star urban retreat's Summer Family Staycation accommodation package receive complimentary passes to the KidsAwesome Children's Museum and can visit Taipei Zoo.
COVENTRY has been ranked as one of the top 10 UK cities for a staycation thanks to its cheap pints and warm weather.
One of the most popular ways to spend a relaxing vacation today is a staycation in the heart of the city.
NEWCASTLE is the staycation capital of Britain according to a nationwide survey.
Call free on 0808 271 4453 or visit attraction-tickets-direct.co.uk SOUTH-WEST TOP FOR STAYCATIONS CORNWALL and Devon are the top choices for a staycation, according to Travelodge's annual holiday index.