Forget Globetrotting. Here Are 6 Compelling Reasons to Vacation in America.

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4. Communication

Dealing with a language barrier can be tiring. If the object of your trip is to reduce stress, and you find haggling over the price of lunch in a foreign tongue is stressful, you’ll be relieved if you vacation at home.

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5. Convenience

If you vacation in your home country, there’s no customs to clear, no inspections to submit to, no trouble with currency. When you travel in the US, you’ll be able to be more flexible in your travel arrangements, because you don’t have to worry about complying with the regulations of a foreign country. More vacation time, less travel time.

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6. It’s Good for the Economy

When you choose to spend your recreation money here at home, you are helping to stimulate the U.S. economy, which as we all know, can use all the help it can get. Tourism creates jobs, and provides income to the small and medium-sized businesses.

Because of the cost differential, you can afford longer and more frequent vacations on home turf than you can going abroad. While it’s always good to expand your horizons, it’s quite possible to have a rewarding and fulfilling experience without leaving your home country. Next time you need to get away, consider doing it closer to home!



Most Interesting Small Towns to Visit in the United States

If you’re used to living in a city or a big suburb, it can be hard to picture what life is like outside of all the hustle and bustle. In fact, U.S. cities house 62.7 percent of the population (as of 2015), but take up just 3.5 percent of the land area — and those numbers continue to grow as more people move into cities every day. If you need to get away for a bit, check out some of these incredible American towns. They may be small, but they’ve all got their own unique attributes that make them popular vacation destinations.

Most Interesting International Fast Food Chains We Wish Would Come to the USA

To connoisseurs of fast food, visits abroad bring the opportunity to see how the rest of the world eats on the go. Although we have our own fast-food chains at home — many which have spread around the world — the most exciting chains around today are regional chains, which use local ingredients flavored to perfectly suit the local’s palate. To get a taste at what’s out there, here are some amazing international fast food chains we wish would come to the United States.

Travel Destinations to Consider in 2019

Whether you’re looking to escape the cold winter weather or boiling summer heat or experience a different culture, there are endless potential travel destinations for you to choose from. But making the right decision may be challenging. Here are some of the top destinations throughout the world that you may want to consider visiting during 2019.