Vacation ahh, just the word itself brings to mind rest, relaxation, rejuvenation and checking out even if only for a few hours. Well it used too. This was my goal when traveling over the holidays. I have to admit there have been a few pangs of guilt over the past several weeks. Guilt of not being more active with our blogging, social media updates and simply not checking in at home. I did mention only a few feelings of guilt though, that is because my desire was to take a break from our daily grind and remember what it feels like to have a time out, a real vacation.
No matter where we are in the world today it seems that we are almost required to maintain contact with family friends and business associates. The age of technology has made an old-fashioned vacation seem like a relic. I remember the days (not too very long ago) when taking a vacation meant stepping out of our daily lives either by traveling to a different place, just escaping for a weekend, or taking a personal d[...]