Types of Vacations

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Vacations are a time we use to recharge our batteries. A time to spend with the ones you love and build lifelong memories. There are many different options to consider when choosing where and how to vacation. Everyone has different things they consider enjoyable or relaxing. In this essay I will discuss different types of vacations and point out some benefits of each. Some people enjoy vacationing at the beach. The warm climate is one of the biggest selling points when deciding on a beach vacation. You can enjoy warm weather activities like swimming picnicking or volleyball. Or you can just completely relax. Lay out in the sand with your feet in the water and a cold beverage, soaking up the sunshine. Beach vacations are usually…show more content…
People with this mentality would probably be more interested in the theme park or sightseeing vacations. There are lots of things to do. The days are action packed with little or no down time. Once you finish one thing, there are a hundred other things to do next. I personally prefer a mix of the two. I usually like staying busy. I will get bored easily and feel like I’m wasting time if I don’t have something to do. But I don’t like to feel tied down. If I spontaneously decide I want to go do something else, I like to have that option. My grandmother on the other hand is the master of doing nothing on vacation. A few times a year she rents a beach house or condo on the water, then she spends the entire week inside, sitting on the couch reading books. I don’t know why she insists that she be near the water, when she will never even step outside once to look at the water. But it’s what she likes to do. And that’s the whole point of vacation, getting some time that is just for you. Whether you enjoy beaches or mountains, whether you want to chill or go on an adventure, a vacation is a time for you to do what makes you happy. The purpose of this essay was to explore the different styles of vacations with the thought of matching them to your
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