The news media doesn’t have many (any) positive things to say. There are massive amounts of negative news stories about the suffering economy. One might think this is a horrible time to consider taking a vacation. So is this a good time for a vacation?
Well, yes, a great time. Under one condition – you have the money!
If you do have the money here are a few reasons why now is a great time for a vacation.
Photo Greek Vacation by _neona_
- Average national gas prices are still down between $1.40 and $1.57 less per gallon compared to one year ago. This means either cheaper plane tickets or a cheaper car trip.
- Hotels are offering great discounts at this time of year. I will be featuring two such promotions today and tomorrow.
- The weather is just starting to turn so you probably need to get out and enjoy the sun.
- You would probably do well to escape all the news.
So if you have a few dollars in your pocket pack your bags and enjoy a nice weekend get away.