Graceland, once home to rock-and-roll legend Elvis Presley, rests south of Downtown Memphis, Tennessee. As one of the most-visited celebrity homes in America, itâ€™s no surprise that Graceland has repeatedly been voted one of USA Todayâ€™s 10 Best musical attractions in the United States. Graceland draws in visitors from around the globe and welcomes an estimated 600,000 patrons a year. And while visitors tour Elvisâ€™ mansion throughout the year, a considerable number of folks flock to the site during the month of August, to commemorate the death of Elvis Presley.
Are you one of the estimated 63% of Americans that wonâ€™t take a vacation this year? If so, you could be doing more than just facing professional burnout. In fact, according to a study by Nielson, people who take vacations on a regular basis are generally healthier, happier and enjoy better relationships with others. Still not convinced that taking some time off is a good idea? Here are 5 reasons that might just change your mind.