Story archives - tag: "vacation"


I was hastily packed, and we were off to Argentina - but first, my father fell off the roof and landed directly on our potted cactus.

tags: childhood humor vacation ouch [add]

2010-10-27 10:38:49 / Rating: 468.5 /

Cat obsessed

My vacation is ruined knowing that 1,800 miles away my cat pooped on the living-room floor.

tags: pet obsession miserable pet lonely worry animal vacation sad [add]

2009-10-26 16:17:01 / Rating: 494.25 /


When my grandma talked her way out of being arrested by the Disney police, I knew it was the best vacation ever.

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2009-05-29 09:12:17 / Rating: 1306.5 /


When on Christmas break in south California, I was asked "How cold is it in Fairbanks?" to which I replied "105 degrees colder than here."

tags: Fairbanks Alaska cold vacation [add]

2008-10-23 14:08:09 / Rating: 388.5 /


When I woke up late one Saturday morning in a hotel room in Jerusalem with an Israeli soldier next to me, I knew I was finally living the dream.

tags: humor vacation fling Israel soldier [add]

2008-04-15 23:02:31 / Rating: 587.75 /


In response to how her Spring Break was: "Well, we were jumped by hookers."

tags: fights spring break vacation good story [add]

2008-04-15 22:59:05 / Rating: 483.25 /


After discovering his father is a police officer, my grandfather decided to show off his pot plants to my boyfriend.

tags: grandfather marijuana vacation [add]

2008-03-07 16:54:00 / Rating: 620 /


Thank God there are no slot machines in the Las Vegas Public Library.

tags: Las Vegas vacation [add]

2008-02-20 12:49:53 / Rating: 335.25 /


I woke up naked next to my friend with three hundred dollars in chips in my hand and thought, "I love Vegas."

tags: vacation humor Vegas [add]

2008-01-31 12:08:08 / Rating: 495.75 /


My dad was my best friend until the day he looked me in the face and said, "You know, I never really did think you were pretty."

tags: Dad pretty vacation parents confidence [add]

2007-07-16 15:23:25 / Rating: 651 /


I hated long Sunday drives with my parents until the day they took me to see the redwoods.

tags: vacation parents childhood scenery nature redwoods [add]

2007-06-04 12:22:11 / Rating: 663.75 /


I jumped off a moving train in Switzerland while traveling with some college friends.

tags: travel jumping vacation college [add]

2006-08-10 12:26:31 / Rating: 694 /


One summer vacation, I walked down the pier at Lake Geneva and accidentally fell into the water.

tags: oops humor vacation childhood [add]

2006-06-27 17:30:42 / Rating: 624 /