va·ca·tion
vāˈkāSH(ə)n,vəˈkāSH(ə)n/
noun
NORTH AMERICAN
1. an extended period of recreation, especially one spent away from
home or in traveling.

"he took a vacation in the south of France"
synonyms:
breaktime offrecessleave, leave of absence, furloughsabbatical
spring break;

2. the action of leaving something one previously occupied.
"his marriage was the reason for the vacation of his fellowship"

verb
NORTH AMERICAN
1. take a vacation.
"I was vacationing in Europe with my family"
synonyms:
traveltourstayvisit, stop over;  formal sojourn
"I was vacationing in Europe with my family"