What motivates you to travel? What holds you back from travel?
Discover your traveler personality with three questions:
Staycation day dreamer:
1. Is your budget tight?
2. Do you like discovering the new in the familiar?
3. Can you spare some of your free time?
As defined on Merriam-Webster.com, a Staycation is "a vacation spent at home or nearby." With an increasing number of websites dedicated to Staycations, it's easy to find something to suit your budget and schedule. A search for ‘Staycation Alexandria’ online uncovers several websites aimed specifically to the Alexandria and DC local interests
If you’re open to different modes of transportation and enjoy minimal planning, you can experience a quality vacation while spending less than $15 per person. The Staycation Day Dreamer is someone who has the passion for travel but may not have the time to commit to a long vacation.
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Short Trip Explorer:
1. Is there some money in your budget you can afford to spend?
2. Do you like a change of scenery?
3. Can you do some planning ahead?
A day trip can provide rejuvenation and relaxation to even the busiest professional. Planning for a one to three day break, adds excitement to average work day, creating a balance between work and play, which may even increase your work productivity and performance.
With more people connected to work 24/7, the Short Trip Explorer is someone who likes having a goal, allowing them to prioritize and manage their lifestyle. Planning a short trip provides an added incentive or reward for your hard work.
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Extended Getaway Traveler:
1. Is a three to five day excursion enticing for you?
2. Do you enjoy investing time and energy into an experience beyond the short term?
3. Can you afford to invest more toward an experience?
A Weekend Getaway can offer variety to your life. The abundant access to several transit options around the DC Metro Area, gives you access to a wide range of weekend getaway options.
The Extended Getaway Traveler is someone who likes to budget and plan ahead; You could indulge in a scavenger hunt through wine country, visit popular filming locations in New York, and eat your way through a cultural culinary tour.
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