As per the wikipedia....
The words holiday or vacation have related meanings in different English-speaking countries and continents, but usually refer to one of the following activities or events:
* Official or unofficial observances of religious, national, or cultural significance, often accompanied by celebrations or festivities
* A general leave of absence from a regular occupation for rest or recreation
* A specific trip or journey for the purposes of recreation or tourism
And like I need to know the definition....but I need to go to a hill station very soon....the falling snow always captivates me.... the softness of it and the chilling breeze is such a god experience....
Hey by the way!!! ... I heard from a friend that there is a ski holiday site.....do check it out .. ski holidays