5 Reasons Why You Should Take a Vacation.


Fewer people appear to be taking vacation time these days.

Some of the reasons could be that they feel that they cannot afford it, while others are so insecure in their jobs that they think that if they take a few days off, they may come back and find a replacement.

Whatever the reason you may have for not taking a vacation, I would like to encourage you to take some time off.

In this article we will look at some of the benefits of taking a vacation.


  • Break from your work.

You need that time away from your job. Your job can become very tiring and monotonous if you never take a break.

Your productivity level is not at its best when you are exhausted. When you do not take a break you may convince yourself that you are not tired, but you are and very soon your body starts to let you know because you start to get ill.

Your work is not going anywhere and when you return from your vacation it will still be there waiting for you to continue from where you left off.


  • Affordable vacations.

Your vacations do not have to be expensive. You can take a week off and spend it at your house planting tomatoes or doing something that you enjoy, but are usually too busy to do.

You can go swimming at the local swimming pool or go for a pick nick on some of the days.


  • Balance

Vacations give your body balance.

You find that when you rest you get more physical energy. You also find that emotionally you are calmer and you have time to connect with your spirit.

If you enjoy praying or meditating you find that when you take a vacation it puts you in the right frame of mind.


  • Best ideas

When you are on a vacation, your mind tends to be more creative and you get the best ideas for your business or projects.

If you are an entrepreneur this is a good time to write down all your creative ideas because they seem to flow much more easily.

Smart thinking comes when you are on vacation.


  • You cannot recover time.

It saddens me to see employees not taking a vacation year in and year out.

You will never recover those years again and one day you will regret.

Life is not all about work, work and more work. Give yourself time to relax and play. You deserve it and you owe it to yourself to take a break.

I hope that with this article I have convinced you to take a vacation.


I would like to hear your thoughts.


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  5. Alice Mwanza says:

    Joyce this is a great work and sure enough it is very vital to take time off from work and relax just to boost one’s energy.
    In the bible works are good but without Faith it is difficult to fulfill one’ vision. Therefore taking time off as an act of faith contributes a lot to the development of an individuals goals.
    Thank you for encouraging me to take time off and just relax or visit my loved ones at ingo.
    Keep up with this outstanding work. God bless you so so much.

    • Joyce says:

      Thank you Alice for those kind words.