14 Best Places to Spend an Extra Vacation Day

Phuket ThailandBotafogo, Copacabana, Ipanema beach, Rio de Janeiro, BrazilIguazu Falls, Brazil, ArgentinaOld Town, Stockholmart deco hotels, Miami, South Beach Strip, FloridaLoutro, Crete, GreeceXunantunich Maya Ruin, BelizeCharles Bridge, Prague, Czech RepublicHouseboats, Kerala, IndiaPark Guell, Barcelona, SpainChiavari, ItalyOuter Banks, North Carolina Pacific Ocean, Santa Barbara, CaliforniaLiverpool, UK, The Beatles
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 Small islands at Phang Nga archipelago, Phuket, Thailand
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Jessica Macari, via Facebook)
Iguazu Falls, on the Brazil-Argentina border (@LatAmericaBlog, via Twitter)
Stockholm, Sweden (Kristi House, via Facebook)
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Miami, Florida (@JamieBeckman, via Twitter)
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Crete, Greece (B. Bea Raisombath, via Facebook)
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Belize (Hazel Maureen Cureton-Berry, via Facebook)
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Prague, Czech Republic (Jane Scoles, via Facebook)
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Kerala, India (@KH_Travels, via Twitter)
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Barcelona, Spain (@ShaqTravels, via Twitter)
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Chiavari, Italy (@RosalieTinelli, via Twitter)
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Outer Banks, North Carolina (Allison McIntosh Basanese, via Facebook)
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Santa Barbara, California (@RobFirpCapp, via Twitter)
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Liverpool, U.K. (Mary Ann Buckner, via Facebook)
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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.

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