The majority of people in the U.S. are using only 77 percent of their paid time off. Use of vacation days is at the lowest point in four decades. More than 222 million such days remained unredeemed in 2015, according to the U.S. Travel Association.
Snorkel in the clear waters of the Gulf of Thailand; go mountain biking down the most dangerous road in the world; and go on a surfing trip to one of the coolest surf cities in the world, at one of the best surf schools.
You can follow a more unconventional path and explore one of the largest and most complex ecosystems in the world on foot or on a boat or you can climb the world’s highest volcano. Don’t think that a ranch retreat is going to be all spas and horseback riding; there is plenty of hiking and rock climbing to be done.