Our culture frowns upon vacations. It’s sad. Some interesting articles in CNN this week. Are they trying to change our culture’s mindset on traveling?
Why you should visit a new destination “Still I think we need a new travel rule: go to at least one new place every three years.”
Why is America the ‘no-vacation nation’? “Americans maximize their… [happiness] by working, and Europeans maximize their [happiness] through leisure,” wrote Adam Okulicz-Kozaryn, the study’s author and an assistant professor at the University of Texas at Dallas.
Why your brain needs vacation Detaching from a familiar environment can help get new perspectives on everyday life, says Adam Galinsky, professor at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.