14 Best Places to Spend an Extra Vacation Day To celebrate Leap Day (and 2016's 366 glorious travel opportunities), we asked our social audience and editors: Where do you want to spend an “extra” vacation day? The answers will surprise and inspire you. Budget Travel Friday, Mar 4, 2016, 9:00 AM Phuket, Thailand (@MasalMyFish, via Twitter) (Ivan Mateev/Dreamstime) Budget Travel LLC, 2016
 

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14 Best Places to Spend an Extra Vacation Day

To celebrate Leap Day (and 2016's 366 glorious travel opportunities), we asked our social audience and editors: Where do you want to spend an “extra” vacation day? The answers will surprise and inspire you.

  • Phuket Thailand
  • Botafogo, Copacabana, Ipanema beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Iguazu Falls, Brazil, Argentina
  • Old Town, Stockholm
  • art deco hotels, Miami, South Beach Strip, Florida
  • Loutro, Crete, Greece
  • Xunantunich Maya Ruin, Belize
  • Charles Bridge, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Houseboats, Kerala, India
  • Park Guell, Barcelona, Spain
  • Chiavari, Italy
  • Outer Banks, North Carolina
  • Pacific Ocean, Santa Barbara, California
  • Liverpool, UK, The Beatles

Phuket, Thailand (@MasalMyFish, via Twitter)

(Ivan Mateev/Dreamstime)

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Jessica Macari, via Facebook)

(Filipe Frazao/Dreamstime)

Iguazu Falls, on the Brazil-Argentina border (@LatAmericaBlog, via Twitter)

(Lev Kropotov/Dreamstime)

Stockholm, Sweden (Kristi House, via Facebook)

(Freesurf69/Dreamstime)

Miami, Florida (@JamieBeckman, via Twitter)

(Elephantopia/Dreamstime)

Crete, Greece (B. Bea Raisombath, via Facebook)

(Mircea Simu/Dreamstime)

Belize (Hazel Maureen Cureton-Berry, via Facebook)

(Pablo Hidalgo/Dreamstime)

Prague, Czech Republic (Jane Scoles, via Facebook)

(Tomas1111/Dreamstime)

Kerala, India (@KH_Travels, via Twitter)

(Mvorobiev/Dreamstime)

Barcelona, Spain (@ShaqTravels, via Twitter)

(Mapics/Dreamstime)

Chiavari, Italy (@RosalieTinelli, via Twitter)

(Topdeq/Dreamstime)

Outer Banks, North Carolina (Allison McIntosh Basanese, via Facebook)

(Eric Sause/Dreamstime)

Santa Barbara, California (@RobFirpCapp, via Twitter)

(William Perry/Dreamstime)

Liverpool, U.K. (Mary Ann Buckner, via Facebook)

(Barry Simcock/Dreamstime)
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