When it comes to getting the most out of your vacation time, the dates and length of time you have may not be negotiable. Instead of wishing for more vacation days or not taking the trip at all, there are a few strategies you can employ to get the most out of the time off that you do have and the trip that you have planned. First, daydream about your upcoming vacation! Anticipation for what is coming soon will get you feeling positive and help you to get excited for what is to come. Next, try to unplug as much as possible while on vacation to really get the most of your experience. Check emails and other communications only when necessary. Upon returning home, do your best to relax and unwind, rather than jumping right back into the normal. Implementing a few relaxing habits will help you to extend your vacation, even after you’re back home.
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