11/02/2015 09:48 EST

At The Drop Of A Hat: A Spontaneous Guide To Last-minute Trips

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The evening sunset People are starting to return home

So you had a tough week. It happens. Nobody’s working for the work week. So when Friday rolls around, sometimes you just have to get gone in a big way. But while your weekend wanderlust may be spur of the moment, there are still tricks to preventing your last-minute decision from becoming a recipe for disaster.