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"Stay"cation, "Broke"cation, & Vacation

"Stay"cation: If you only have a few days off this summer and feel like relaxing in the comfort of your own home or are if you are on a budget, a staycation is just what you need. We've made a list of ideas of staycation activities, that you can still brag about to your friends and coworkers come Monday.  1. Rule number one of any vacation is to relax. This holds true even on a staycation. Put the world on "hold," turn off your ringer, set an automatic reply on your email, and don't read the news...just for a few days. You'll be glad you did.  2. Movie in the park--Most cities' park districts or third party organizations have movie showings in...

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7 Memorial Weekend Getaways

New York City Aside from the many things the Big Apple has to offer year round, Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer for the city. Fleet Week is May 25th-31st, which means there will be a chance to visit ships docked alongside the city and in Staten Island, and there will be a plethora of servicemen bustling about. NYC is filled with eating establishments and fun activities for every type of individual readily available at pretty much any hour of the day. While in town, you and your family may enjoy the Brooklyn Memorial Day Parade.    Washington D.C. There is no more patriotic or memorable way to spend Memorial Day. The city is filled with a slew of monuments, commemorations, and...

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