- Because I've never celebrated a birthday in Paris.
- Because my wife deserves an anniversary trip as remarkable as she is.
- Because I've lost touch with my best friends.
- Because it's time to show my daughter the places I fell in love with.
- Because I'm ready to kick off my next chapter with a bang.
- Because I've worked too hard this year.
- Because I have talked about this for years. (And it's time I just did it.)
- Because it's time I spent my bonus on an actual bonus for me.
- Because this is the year I give myself a birthday gift.
- Because we scrimped on our honeymoon. And it's time to make it up for it.
- Because what better way to get reacquainted with my best girls?
- Because I want to spend time with my kids – while they still want to.
- Because I've given back too many vacation days every year.
- Because I've said "next year" for the last 5 years.
- Because we paid for their college. (And it's time to think of us now.)
- Because a birthday as big as this one, deserves something special.
- Because flowers are no way to celebrate this anniversary.
- Because our annual reunion trip deserves a little upgrade.
- Because my family gets closer the further we travel.
- Because I've earned the right to get away.
- Because my passport has more dust than stamps.
- Because I've got a refund coming. And that means I'm going.
- Because a vacation is not "working on the house."