Designing staycation experiences. When returning from vacation we reflect on the wonderful experiences and relive our vacation in our minds. There are many things about vacation we would love to duplicate at home, often starting with the weather! But what about the rest? The conveniences built into our hotel rooms, the dining atmosphere that makes us linger, the vistas that invite exploration or relaxation. What if we thought of our daily routine differently? What if we could experience some of the ease of vacation every day by applying the same principles of hospitality design