Many Americans are working through their vacation time, taking fewer and shorter holidays. A global study by Expedia.com found that about a third of employed Americans usually do not take all the vacation days that they are entitled to, leaving an average of three days on the books.
Vacations are not simply a luxury; they're actually good for you. Recent studies show that vacations actually help you relax, de-stress and may even lead to better hearth health.
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