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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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Half of people surveyed planned to take a British holiday this summer, with 42 per cent of staycations planned for the seaside -- with a quarter expected to head to the countryside, and 18 per cent on a city break.
A lack of access to cash led to over a quarter (27%) of people on staycations being unable to buy small gifts or souvenirs from cash-only retailers such as markets or traders.
"We have witnessed that more and more guests are opting for staycations to experience and enjoy the facilities inside hotels and spend quality time with their loved ones," added Midha.
Profits of the top 100 UK hotel groups climbed above PS1 billion last year as the weak pound and appeal of staycations boosted growth in the sector, new research suggests.
Joshi added: "Improving hotel standards and consistently warmer summers mean that staycations in the UK are becoming increasingly popular.
According to data, 54% of people taking staycations preferred amusement parks or waterparks within the country.
More than half of UAE residents (54%) said they prefer taking staycations visiting an amusement or water park in the country, new YouGov research reveals.
More than half of UAE residents (54 per cent) said they prefer taking staycations visiting an amusement or water park in the country, a new YouGov study revealed.
Two staycations are up for grabs just to thank you for joining in.
Fortunately, there is a wide range of hotels offering staycations that would fit varying lifestyles and budgets.
If you think that a lavish hotel is all about meetings, events, staycations and gastronomical fetes for adults, think again.
The company said this only shows that holidaymakers in UAE favour staycations and that they're likely to stay within the country during the forthcoming Eid Al Adha holiday.
Staycations are on the rise as more and more Brits opt to holiday in the UK rather than hopping on a plane.
Staycations are also a great idea if you want to avoid travel fatigue.
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.