Everything You Need To Know About Planning A Last Minute Trip

04/17/2015 10:25am ET | Updated December 6, 2017

Recent surveys reveal that Americans only use 51 percent of their eligible paid vacation days and other time off -- which, if you think about it, is ridiculous: You're getting paid to go on vacation!

Even if you don't have a destination in mind, seize the moment and treat yourself to the trip of a lifetime. You can plan a stellar trip in less than 48 hours. Really.

We've partnered with State Farm to give you everything you need to plan a last-minute, spontaneous getaway.

What are you waiting for?

Now that you're armed with these travel basics, you can plan your next adventure with confidence. The open road is calling, and State Farm will help you along that journey.