We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.
Tomorrow marks the official start to summer! Do you have plans to celebrate the occasion? It’s time to slather on sunscreen and get outside. Go for a long bike ride, take a hike, lounge by the pool, or paddleboard on a lake. Host a neighborhood potluck, get some friends together for a BBQ, or take your love on a romantic picnic in the park.
Travel and vacations are another mark of summer. Whether it’s a weekend away or an epic journey, adventure planning can take a fair amount of time and effort. This is great news, because our happiness increases when we plan vacations. This article in The New York Times highlights one study, and this post from Forbes has a few more reasons to take a vacation.
Here are a few ideas to boost your adventure planning happiness:
Recharge your batteries with a budget-friendly staycation.
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