Booked Your Vacation? You Need These Out of Office Messages
on May 9, 2022
Booked your Vacation? Great, we can’t wait to see you! Let others know you’re heading away on the vacation of your dreams with one of these fun out-of-office messages:
Grand Canyon National Park
I’m currently out of office, exploring the rugged, unspoiled beauty of [XANTERRA PARKS DESTINATION]. While my precise whereabouts are known only to birds, beasts, and the occasional Park Ranger, rest assured that work emails definitely will not find me here.
I won’t be returning to civilization until [RETURN DATE], so feel free to reach out to [NAME] at [EMAIL] if your request is urgent. And if you still haven’t heard from me by [1 WEEK AFTER RETURN DATE], send help!
Thanks for your email! It might be a while before I get back to you – I’m busy cruising through turquoise waters discovering glamorous harbors in [REGION/LOCATION] on a yacht-style Windstar cruise. While I have incredibly easy access to wifi aboard the ship, rest assured that I will not be using it for work purposes. Like, at all.
I will be returning to work on [RETURN DATE]. In the meantime, please feel free to reach out to [NAME] at [EMAIL] if your request is urgent. And if your request isn’t urgent, might I suggest taking this opportunity to plan a summer getaway of your own?
The view from the deck looks pretty good from here…
VBT Bicycling Vacations
Hey — don’t you just love it when you send someone an email and get an immediate response? Sadly, this is not one of those times.
I’m currently out-of-office, pedaling amidst the scenic splendor of [REGION/LOCATION] on a VBT bicycling tour. Please reach out to [NAME] at [EMAIL] if your request is urgent. Otherwise, I’ll get back to you upon my return on [RETURN DATE].
P.S. If this swift auto-responder gave you false hope, know that I am here for you. Well, not really. Really I’m in [REGION/LOCATION], exploring the world on two wheels. But you get the idea.
I’m currently exploring Europe’s gentle hills, soaring peaks, and sweeping coastlines on a Country Walkers tour, which means it could be some time before I’m able to respond to your email. (Until [RETURN DATE], to be exact.)
If your request is urgent, please reach out to my colleague [NAME] at [EMAIL]. But honestly, what’s your hurry? If traveling on foot teaches you anything, it’s that the best things in life take time.
The Oasis at Death Valley National Park
I would love to get back to you, but I’m probably busy putting for birdie on the world’s lowest elevation golf course or lounging by a spring-fed pool in the middle of Death Valley National Park.
I will be soaking up the desert sun at The Oasis until [RETURN DATE]. Feel free to reach out to [NAME] at [EMAIL] if your request is urgent.
Take it easy.
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