1. Why Your Brain Craves Vacation Time

Expedia brings us twelve reasons why your brain craves vacation time in this latest infographic (which has been segmented into slides), along with the science behind each. Click “Next” to go through the slides below.

Work Hard, Play Hard – What’s the Right Balance?
“If given the choice, how many of us would have to think it over when choosing between spending two weeks on vacation and putting in the 9-5 at work? It’s a fair assumption to say that most of us would choose to spend the time relaxing on a sun-kissed beach somewhere in the Caribbean, but the reality is that too many people choose the opposite – foregoing time off in order to keep working.”

Brain Craves Vacation Infographic 1

This infographic can be found in its full-sized, original form here »
Also, check out the supplementary video of the same name here »

Updated: 2017-02-20
Reason: Migration of site from the old, long URL ( to this long-overdue shorter one 🙂 (we may have updated some typos or metadata while we were at it)


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