Long sojourns to distant lands can be exciting, fun, and sometimes even life changing, but they can also turn into a bit of drag. All those lengthy bus rides and three-connection flights will eventually get you down. Why don’t you avoid all those hassles and take a quick, easy trip instead? Sometimes a short trip or weekend getaway packs all the fun of a longer journey into a few precious hours. Here’s how you can make the most of your mini vacation.