Sometimes, getting away from it all can be a little costly. Travel expenses, accommodations and food bills can add up quickly. This is why it is very difficult for a lot of people to justify traveling and taking vacations. They can end up being very expensive and out of most peoples price range. Fortunately, there are many ways for you create a vacation for you and your family or friends, right in your own backyard!
By doing a little of bit of initial research, you can find plenty of free or inexpensive ways to plan a staycation for you and all of your friends. The easiest way to do this is to plan your own backyard party weekend. You can easily create an entire barbecue themed get-away weekend in your own backyard. You should have no problem getting all of your friends to come when they realize it wont cost them much at all.
One of the first things you will want to do is entice all your friends to come by convincing them that your weekend will be a blast for everyone involved. Most people dont go on vacations because they are too costly. If you can show your friends that they can come to your house for the weekend without spending more than $100 or so, they will be thrilled.
If you are hosting the event, you probably already have a grill, a nice backyard and some party games for people to play. If you dont, you should think about picking up your own cornhole boards, beer pong table, ultimate Frisbee set, or other game that you or your friends enjoy playing. This will make sure that everyone enjoys themselves all weekend long by playing some fun party games. No vacation or backyard party is the same without booze and adult party games.
Once you have all of the essentials covered, make sure to coordinate a weekend that works best for everyone. This will allow you to plan properly and know exactly who will be coming and staying at your house. This will also allow you to properly plan for food, beer, weather, music and anything else that you may need to consider when hosting an event at your house. Once all of this is taken care of, let the party begin!
If you are lucky enough to have been able to travel and go on vacation, you know how much fun it can be. Vacations are a great way to relieve the pressures of everyday life by leaving everything behind and venturing to a new place for a short period of time. Unfortunately, not everyone has the time or budget to do this. If you are looking for an inexpensive way to do a vacation, grab some friends, some party games and bring the vacation to your house for the weekend.