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Fall 2020 Is for Staycations
The idea of a “staycation” (staying home for vacation) had a more fun feel before we became confined to our homes almost full time. This fall season, however, if you are itching to just go somewhere, and go safely, you might consider a staycation at a nearby destination or one that is just a short flight away.
But where to go safely? Where can you go and have the place to yourselves?
One option is to book the entire place. Then you are assured of social distancing within your own “bubble” and keeping your exposure to a minimum.
To get your creative travel juices going, here are some ideas where you can take over a destination by booking your personal staycation.
Bet the Ranch and Book the Whole Place, Too!
Stagecoach Trails Guest Ranch Yucca, AZ
Located in the Mohave Desert of northwest Arizona, the heart of cowboy country, the all-inclusive Stagecoach Trails Guest Ranch is one hour from the nearest town, two hours from Las Vegas, and a four-and-a-half drive from Los Angeles. There is a private airstrip only five minutes from the ranch that is 1,375 feet long for those guests flying in on their own plane.

The ranch staff has worked hard to create a special, friendly atmosphere where you can get a glimpse into the Old West while enjoying the beautiful Arizona desert.
Set up like a little Western town, the dude ranch will make you feel like you’ve stepped back in time living the life of a true cowboy.
The all-inclusive package includes three delicious meals a day, accommodations, two horseback rides a day (no riding on Sundays), unlimited access to the swimming pool, hot tub, hiking, and much more.

Lake Kora
Lake Kora – Adirondack State Park 1185 Sagamore Road Raquette Lake, NY
Lake Kora is a remote, historic Adirondack Great Camp and ideal potential for off-the-grid, secluded, summer/fall, family all-inclusive experiences deep in the woods and mountains of upstate New York. If you are searching for a vacation set amid towering fir trees with crisp and fresh pine-scented air on a sparkling, endless lake, Lake Kora should be on your list.
It is an ideal location for a multigenerational or extended family travel experience at their dedicated exclusive Great Camp. You can have the entire property to yourselves!
Normandy Farm Hotel
1401 Morris Road Blue Bell, PA 19422
Normandy Farm Hotel is a 141-room historic property located just 25 minutes outside of Philadelphia. Surrounding the property are four charming cottages that provide the ultimate staycation opportunity.

Wayne Bed & Breakfast Inn
211 Strafford Ave. Wayne, PA 19087
Wayne Bed & Breakfast Inn is a private estate built circa 1855. With lush greenery in every corner, tranquil ambiance from flowing fountains and all of the comforts of home, the Wayne Bed & Breakfast Inn is the perfect local retreat destination. The private Victorian inn can be yours exclusively for the day, the week, or the weekend.

Goodstone Inn
36205 Snake Hill Road Middleburg, VA 20117
Goodstone Inn is located about 40 minutes outside of Washington, D.C., in Middleburg, Virginia, also known as Virginia’s Hunt and Wine Country. Its secluded location provides a much needed and luxurious hideaway for guests. At Goodstone, they operate an intimate farm on the expansive 265-acre estate. The farm provides the highest quality of produce for their award-winning, farm-to-table culinary program. They grow a variety of fruit, vegetables, and flowers as well as tend to their furry residents, including Greyson, their regal llama.

With so many unique properties taking special care to welcome you, travel is not totally out of the question now. What are you waiting for?

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