Taking a 'staycation' instead of a vacation this summer? Here are some great ideas

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Taking a 'staycation' instead of a vacation this summer? Here are some great ideas

June 4, 2013 Updated Jun 4, 2013 at 2:44 PM CDT

Is a vacation not among your summer plans? Then how about a staycation -- a vacation spent at home or near home, doing enjoyable activities or visiting local attractions.

We've scoured the web searching for great staycation ideas for you to try this summer.