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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.
Lost and found
My family decided to spend summer vacation at my dad's cantonment, there I came across a situation that would turn into a lifelong embarrassment. In the evening he would drop me at the park, he was always back...Read More
Categories: vacation, childhood, children, funny, holiday,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Best Vacation Ever
The best vacation that I ever had, was when I hitchhiked to Miami, Florida; now, I know it was dangerous and bad, but the trip was full of joyful euphoria ! I met wonderful people on the way, and...Read More
Categories: vacation,
Form: Rhyme
Practical Poverty
As poverty got worse I thought about leaving Not far; but weaving. Somewhere I could forget my problems A vacation; a grieving. A place where I could enjoy the sun A place that far. Where liquor was plenty and drugs dependent And I could see the teeth; the smiling...Read More
Categories: vacation, analogy, community, culture, grief,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member European Curse
Happy-go-lucky lad, long time ago I blithely train-hopped Europe, to and fro. With pretty guide's aid I toured to get laid - For lack of time it turned out touch-and-go! I traipsed in and about the universe, Life both kissed me...Read More
Categories: humorous, vacation,
Form: Rhyme
Appalachian Mountains for hiking so awesome Beauteously inviting while snow-blanketed… Carpeted with ice, Niagara Falls stop cascading Delightfully stunning along frozen water display… Enchanting hot springs in Japan offer healing efficacy Fascination-sites as macaques soak themselves fabulously… Grand Canyon midst...Read More
Categories: vacation, appreciation, blessing, christian, god,
Form: ABC

Premium Member Memorable Vacation
SEVEN years after 911, ...Read More
Categories: vacation,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Imagination
Standing at the edge of the bay, I imagine a watery grave where lie Remains of an old Spanish galleon Laden with silver coins encrusted Barnacles and unsalvaged treasure, Where once the buccaneers partied After a successful foray in a placid...Read More
Categories: beach, imagination, vacation,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Vacation
shadows on water cottony clouds overhead peaceful vacation low hum of conversation loving couples on the beach written January 4, 2022...Read More
Categories: beach, love, vacation,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member Mississippi Blue Skies
Mississippi blue skies on a Thursday morn The magnolia trees are in full array Close to where the delta blues was born, Mississippi blue skies on a Thursday morn As an opossum scurries through the corn, Where children gather in...Read More
Categories: blue, sky, vacation,
Form: Triolet
Paulette - 2
Paulette went on a holiday Visiting Italy and France To mark her fortieth birthday Paulette went on a holiday Saw the Arc de Triomphe today And adored Venice at first glance Paulette went on a holiday Visiting Italy and France December 21, 2021 Paulette...Read More
Categories: vacation,
Form: Triolet
Premium Member See Sea Rider
I had never before glimpsed the sea, and I had often felt the lack, As rainbows sense the lack of luster, so they keep on coming back. I dwelled in a pastoral area, quite far from any...Read More
Categories: vacation, adventure, fantasy, imagery, magic,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Braking New Ground
I was a happy housewife and mother, and family was my world, Like stars peeping at purple twilight, to see moonlight pearled. My small children were in school, and my husband was a doctor, As gold sunshine on...Read More
Categories: vacation, children, dream, family, fantasy,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member -Is it Time- a Possible Choice if Given
Winter’s frost with freeze creeps; do I go in a car to flee or do I bend a yielded knee season heralds itself with glee Maybe, I stay or to have migrate as nature’s birds that flock in V pack...Read More
Categories: journey, vacation,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Majestic Princess
A misty sky hovers over the bay Awaiting the Majestic Princess Suddenly appearing on the horizon Like a garganuan beast plowing Through frothy watery furrows, Eager shopkeepers making ready For bargain hunters their wares Expensive doodads for souvenirs. written November 17, 2021 in Puerto...Read More
Categories: boat, vacation, voyage,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Feel Her Presence
The feel of her warm hand on my thigh Content she whispers a satisfying sigh As the night breeze wafts softly in time To a lonely voice haunting and sublime, Soft sand and the incoming tide purring Her gentle squeezing...Read More
Categories: vacation, beach, longing, loss, memory,
Form: Couplet

Specific Types of Vacation Poems

Definition | What is Vacation in Poetry?