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List Rules The most important things to you when you look for where to go on vacation

Everyone has a different idea of what makes the perfect vacation, whether you're looking to get away on your own or with your family in tow. This list of the most important things in a vacation destination takes all the most important things to consider when picking a vacation destination and puts them in one list that can be voted on my other travelers.

What are the things you look for first when you're thinking of that perfect vacation? Do you consider the destination with the best climate, the best party cities, the vacation spot with the best beaches or the best recreational facilities, or is choosing a city for a family friendly vacation your top priority? All these aspects of vacation planning come into play, but it's sometimes hard to say what the best vacations have in common.

What are the best cities for the perfect vacation? What are the must-haves for the perfect vacation destination? Vote for your faves and add whatever you think is missing! If the qualities your ideal vacation spot aren't listed, be sure to add them so other travelers can add them to the list of things a vacation spot needs.
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Safety is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Safety

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88 13
Good Reviews is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Good Reviews

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75 12
Low-Cost is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Low-Cost

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56 9
No Bed Bugs is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Bootsdad added No Bed Bugs

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62 12
Excellent Restaurants is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Excellent Restaurants

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68 18
Walking Distance to Local Attr... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Walking Distance to Local Attractions

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58 12
Nature is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Nature

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60 14
Recommendation From Trusted So... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Recommendation From Trusted Source

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63 17
Beachside is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Beachside

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69 22
A Pool is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
A Pool

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73 30
Family Friendly is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Family Friendly

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50 15
Cheap Plane Tickets is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Cheap Plane Tickets

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46 13
Access to Hiking/Outdoor Activ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Access to Hiking/Outdoor Activities

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53 20
Tropical is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Tropical

Horrible Things Every Vacation Rental Has in Common

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34 10
Discounts Available is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Discounts Available

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35 14
Local Free Transportation is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Local Free Transportation

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36 17
A Resort is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
A Resort

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38 19
Package Deals is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Package Deals

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40 23
Historical Significance is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Historical Significance

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26 13
Off the Beaten Path is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Off the Beaten Path

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38 26
Solitude is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Solitude

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35 28
Exciting Nightlife is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Exciting Nightlife

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32 26
A Spa is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
A Spa

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18 20
Stay in-Country is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Stay in-Country

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15 28
Pet-Friendly is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Pet-Friendly

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27 47
No Kids is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
No Kids

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10 29
Far from Civilization is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Far from Civilization

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3 19
Career Related is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
NixonOgiloAkech added Career Related

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Travel Groups is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Important Things in a Vacation Destination
Travel Groups