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Vacation Poems | Examples of Vacation Poetry

Vacation Poems - Examples of all types of vacation poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for vacation.

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Premium Member Hiatus
This year I took a hiatus from life, ...Read More
Categories: vacation, day, easter, love, night,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Yellow Day
Golden blooms lined each side of the highway, For the exotic places had long been calling. At last the day came to put those cares away! You must seize the moment as time is crawling. For the exotic places...Read More
Categories: vacation, beautiful, color, day, happiness,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member A Welcome Respite
How invigorating... to be finally free...Read More
Categories: vacation, appreciation, encouraging, life, time,
Form: Tristich
Health care providers need hiatus
Handling hoards of patient everyday Each depressed ,fearing death Asking same questions Colleagues dying, patients dying Death lurking in the corner Not sure of own fate A hectic schedule since more than a year Physically tired, mentally exhausted It is not easy still...Read More
Categories: vacation,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Home Sweet Home
Oh, big brother's home for the holidays- mom, dad, siblings with big smiles race to him this soldier long time gone from his loved ones- and sweetheart waiting around the corner. February 6, 2021 Contest: Double Tetractys 7 Sponsor: Eve Roper Photo 3 Syllables: 10, 4, 3, 2, 1,...Read More
Categories: happy, home, soldier, vacation,
Form: Tetractys



Waimea Bay
On the northern shore of Oahu is Waimea Bay. Anyone can get there via the Kamehameha Highway. The surf there is what only the bravest surfers will try. Waves are known to crest as much as thirty feet...Read More
Categories: america, travel, vacation,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Respectable Break
respectable break relaxed and refreshed readily rejuvenated responsible respite reluctantly retiring rapidly unwinding relieved of day to day duties reducing stagnation ready for a well-earned hiatus recall joy found during the last one Written 2-3-2021 Hiatus Poetry Contest Sponsor Chantelle Anne Cooke ...Read More
Categories: vacation,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member rest stop
road side picnic snack stop ------------------------------ low on melons but -------------------------- me honey dew mellow...on a meal...on me lawn stan sand ...Read More
Categories: food, vacation,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Sun And Sand Minichu
The sun and sand invites Come and rest, bring your poetry notebook, find your calm place See the sights Write poetry fine Stay, clear your thoughts in this whist space Align Bird calls Waves, their paces Drawl The sun and sand invites Stay, clear your...Read More
Categories: vacation, writing,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sun And Sand's Healing
Upon my body~sun's Warmth penetrating my soul, releasing hormones Rest begun Relaxation Being in this moment; unknown Station Just live Watch birds that've flown Soul will thrive Upon my body sun Being in this moment~ unknown Soul will thrive That've~I looked it up and the...Read More
Categories: vacation,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Long Weekend in the Keys
The bleak dreary days of a cold December Were anticipated already in early September So, I talked to my boss, begged on my knees And added days to a long weekend in the Keys. ...Read More
Categories: adventure, vacation,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sun and Sand Minichu
Midwinter get-away Leisurely drive to sunny Key West, Florida Fun each day. White sandy coast Searching for conch shells and good times Beach roast Sunburn Unfortunate Learn Beware the pesky fleas Return home highly...Read More
Categories: sun, vacation, winter,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Florida Highway
Endless vacation, so many places to sea, Florida Highway....Read More
Categories: fun, ocean, vacation,
Form: Haiku
Santa's Vacation
What does Santa do with half the year off He likes to play golf his 'par-tner' ~ Rudolph...Read More
Categories: giggle, golf, vacation,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member The Proverbial Small Town
After winning a sweepstakes, I determined to go on a lengthy trip; And I wanted to tour the mainland, after I had disembarked the ship. The countryside was quite beautiful, and had myriad charming towns, Some with the...Read More
Categories: vacation, animal, fantasy, imagery, magic,
Form: Couplet

Specific Types of Vacation Poems

Definition | What is Vacation in Poetry?