Remember that one time you were anticipating warmer temperatures and sunshine? Not anymore, because summer is back again! This amazing season is when the fondest of memories are made and if you get caught up in the daily routine, it might just pass you by in a blink of an eye. Stash your smartphones away, say goodbye to your to-do lists and stop checking your work e-mails because it’s time to soak up these sweet weeks ahead. Are you ready? Here are 5 ways to make the most out of your summer.
Get Active With A New Fitness Regime
Summer is as good a time as any to make a commitment to your health and fitness goals. Going back to the same old workout routines you’re familiar with can get you stuck in a fitness rut – it’s important to always keep things fresh! Instead of hitting the gym, there are plenty of exciting sports and outdoor activities you can get involved in (at least three days a week). From roller skating to hiking, water skiing, boxing, dance classes and swimming, you’ll be spoiled for choice.
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Plan A Relaxing Staycation
Picture yourself lounging around by the pool at a luxurious resort or getting a spa treatment by the beach… Better yet, doing absolutely nothing and just spending a lazy day in front of the TV screen, getting spoiled endlessly by room service – all without leaving the country. Sounds like a perfect trip to us – that’s what a staycation is all about. Break out of your routine and make the most out of your summer by checking yourself in to a luxurious resort or hotel in your city without the hassle of travelling. Seize the moment! It’s time to (finally) do nothing but rest, relax and rejuvenate – all away from the hustle and bustle of life.
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Be A Tourist In Your Own Hometown
Living in the same place for a while can get a little mundane, we feel you! But this summer calls for a change – without travelling. Search online for exciting events around your area – summer carnivals, music festivals, garage sales, art museums and movies in the park! If you think you’ve seen it all, here’s a suggestion: make a list of your personal interests and look for places you can go to (if you’re a coffee connoisseur, be on the lookout for a new artisan café), because it’s time explore your city with a fresh pair of eyes!
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Explore A New Skill
Have you guys noticed how the summer months usually bring in an extra burst of energy and a new perspective on things? This motivational fuel makes summer the perfect season to finally invest some time in learning a new skill or taking up a new hobby. Discover your inner MasterChef at a culinary boutique, get your hands dirty at your local art or pottery workshop, sign up for a language course, go wine tasting – and get your groove on with a salsa class!
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Go On A Road Trip
Don’t feel disheartened if you’re not leaving your city this summer. You can still feed your wanderlust by going on a road trip! Skip the extensive planning and a costly flight ticket – get your summer playlist ready, pack your suitcase, hit the road and let Google Maps do the rest of the work. This budget-friendly option isn’t just about the travel aspect – because there’s just something about a long drive that feels so relaxing.
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Whether you love getting active outdoors with family and friends, catching some sun with your significant other, picking up a new skill or planning a staycation for some alone time, there’s plenty of things to get up to in the summer! And while you’re at it – if you’re planning a staycation, check out our summer offers on the “Hotels Worldwide” tab in the “Travel” section of your ENTERTAINER app to get a 2 for 1 stay at our selected hotels and resorts! And guess what, until August 31, 2018, in selected hotels you can stay up to 6 nights, and only pay for 3!