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vacation

noun absence, break, breather, cruise, day off, escape, excursion, holiday, interval, jaunt, leave, leave of absence, paid vacation, respite, rest, rest and recuperaaion, sabbatical, time off, tour, trip, voyage, week off
See also: abdication, abolition, absence, ademption, avoidance, cancellation, countermand, defeasance, furlough, holiday, leave, pause, recess, relinquishment, resignation

VACATION. That period of time between the end of one term and beginning of another. During vacation, rules and orders are made in such cases as are urgent, by a judge at his chambers.

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According to the spokesmen of hotels and resorts, 80 per cent of the revenue comes from the staycation programmes.
The staycation economy is a huge driver for businesses across the UK and with PS22.
As Jurys Inn hotels are conveniently positioned in the heart of key cities across the UK, it's a great place to start a staycation, so we're glad we can share some insights with those who are holidaying at home this year'.
Staycation package includes overnight accommodation with breakfast for two, high tea at Gilarmi Lounge for two, a 60-minute in-room massage from Terazi Spa for Mom, complimentary high speed internet, use of the swimming pool and fitness center, complimentary parking and a signature Discovery Primea gift.
Sites like Groupon often offer last-minute deals on fun activities like laser tag, indoor rock climbing and trampoline parks," says staycation expert Ashley Schwartau.
After that mental staycation, I'm totally cream crackered - I need a holiday.
Staycations were on the up thanks to 588 hours of sunshine this year
So I begin my test staycation by checking out the local music scene.
Dubai: The trend for staycations is on the rise, not just in the UAE but in other countries as well.
If you and your friends are planning a staycation together, why not plan to make it feel like a real holiday and plan to stay at under one roof?
We wondered if our readers were in the same boat as us, so last week asked "Are you planning for the staycation in the UAE this summer?
If most consumers continue the staycation trend, they're likely to spend it outdoors on their patios and decks and will turn to bug sprays and insect repellents to make their environment more enjoyable.