These days simply going to Target alone is an adventure all on its own. I honestly can’t imagine going on a vacation without my husband let alone our children. For me my greatest adventures are the ones that I share with them.
While I am very much aware that I could use some “me time,” I would gladly take it in the form of an afternoon spent at the spa or curled up in bed reading. Even so, for some couples, such as The President and The First Lady the idea of a solo vacation is not far-fetched.
“While the first lady and her daughters jetted to the ski mecca of Aspen, Colorado over Presidents’ Day weekend, President Obama spent the same period golfing with Tiger Woods in Palm Beach, Florida.”
A poll conducted by Tripadvisor found that “59 percent of site visitors report having taken a vacation separate from their significant other.”
The saying is “absence makes the heart grow fonder.” So, perhaps this also applies to the vacationing heart. Although many see time spent away from your spouse as an indicator of trouble, this isn’t always the case. For more on this visit The Grio.
BMWK — Would you go on a vacation without your spouse?