I Am In Need of a Holiday

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 353 People

    Run Away

        A friend recently offered a foo foo trip for the night to a spa and the though is wonderful but I think even that is too much. I want a hotel room over looking the beach on a rainy day, a big soft bed and room service. That's my kinda vacation... I'll get up early...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 6, 2008

    I definitely need a super relaxing holiday away

    from everyday life. Still 1,5 weeks until my vacation.
    lindahe lindahe
    31-35, F
    Mar 19, 2015

    Destination....anywhere But Here

    Ive had one hell of a crazy year. Two surgeries, broken ankle, bit by a poisonous spider, blood clot, chemo & lost my best friend. What else could go wrong? I'm in need of a getaway. I don't care where just as long as its not here. I need to clear my head. I need to regroup...
    hadyourchance hadyourchance
    36-40, F
    6 Responses May 31, 2012

    I love my couches

    deleted deleted
    Jun 15, 2015


    My job is very very hectic. Its all come and go. I work for an indigenous Irish firm that deal with all of the medical institutions around Ireland. Its full throttle all day. and i really just need a break twice a year. Need to relieve some of the stress I have, a punch bag...
    Daveokay Daveokay
    22-25, M
    1 Response Dec 8, 2010
    deleted deleted
    Mar 25, 2016

    Late notice vacation.

    I'm going on another holiday so I might not be on here for at least 3 days
    Frankineedles Frankineedles
    16-17, F
    Oct 2, 2014
    carebear1019 carebear1019
    36-40, F
    Jun 27, 2014

    Especially Since It Gives Me The Excuse To Cook More :-)

    Some unbelievable recipes in here . . . http://www.coastalliving.com/food/kitchen-assistant/christmas-desserts-00414000069012/?iid=newsletter-cx-112713&PromKey=XET Have fun, and enjoy, everyone.
    TimeTrvler TimeTrvler
    51-55, M
    Nov 27, 2013


    The last holiday I was on was in Dublin when I was 18. I had a wicked time with my mate Gaz. We drank so much and just partied and shopped the whole time. We did do a little sightseeing though. It was so great - I'd love to go back. I seriously need another holiday soon, I never...
    31-35, F
    Oct 28, 2007

    I Wish I Could Have a Real Summer Holiday

    Occasionally I get to visit a friend for a weekend, but I haven't had a real holiday in years, and this has taught me the value of holidays.   People tend to think that for me every day is a "holiday" because I live in a beautiful place and I work at home.  ...
    61-65, F
    4 Responses Aug 24, 2009
    arabella1108 arabella1108
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 27, 2014

    Getting Tired.

    I normally go on a mid-year holiday. In the middle of nowhere with no communication, just me and my Partner. We didn't get to go this year and I am sort of feeling it. My body and mind and screaming for a break and I would love to take one. I know I only have like 5 weeks...
    randomdriftwood randomdriftwood
    22-25, F
    Oct 20, 2007

    If anyone is in Germany,

    go to Tropical Islands in Berlin. It's one of the world's top 10 water parks. It's AWESOME!!!!! Try looking at the website. Just go 2 google and type in "tropical islands in Berlin". U should especially go there at night! The pool lights up!
    Samcoyou Samcoyou
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Apr 17, 2014

    Seriously In Need of a Holiday.

    Everyone I know has just been somewhere.  I have five friends who have been to Mexico in the last two months.  One to Hawaii last month.  One to Istanbul and points in Europe last month.  The teacher I subbed for today was in Mexico. Me?  I accompanied...
    mejaka mejaka
    41-45, F
    Feb 11, 2008
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