Aug 3, 2012 Writer Jen Miller used to dread being away from her e-mail inbox. But after taking a real vacation, her attitude about unplugging has changed.
Jul 27, 2012 Europeans get a minimum of three weeks of paid vacation, but many Americans get none. While Americans may work more, it doesn't necessarily mean they're being more productive.
Jul 18, 2012 It's the heart of summer, and beaches are crowded. But school schedules, worries about work and even the weather are eating away at summer vacations.
Jul 6, 2012 In Europe, high courts have upheld workers' right to reclaim vacation days marred by illness or injury.
Jun 22, 2012 The cruise business is emerging from the down economy thanks to lower fuel prices, bigger boats and more fees for perks like alcohol and excursions.
Apr 20, 2012 Yosemite ranger Kari Cobb talks about how the national parks are preparing for their upcoming week of free admission.
Mar 13, 2012 In a national vote, the Swiss just decided against making employers give all workers an extra two weeks of paid vacation every year.
Feb 15, 2012 American workers get the least amount of guaranteed paid holiday and vacation time compared to the rest of the world, and many don't even take their allotted time off, thanks to pressure from employers.
Dec 12, 2011 A recent report says that Americans gave up $34.3 billion worth of vacation days this year.