—Linda Stern, "Try Freeloading Off Friends!," Newsweek, May 26, 2008
A proper staycation is about doing what you want to do.
Don't even think about scheduling home projects during a staycation.
—Dan Vierria, "Home for your holiday," Sacramento Bee, May 5, 2008
Millions of tourists do the same, and understandably so. But when you live here year-round, the last thing you want to do is go through the summertime blues in your own backyard, even if it happens to have an ocean.
—Terry Massey, "Sports world doesn't stop for vacation," The Myrtle Beach Sun-News, July 11, 2003