....outside the Texas White House bothering the President during his vacation? A. Vacation? 35 days is not a vacation. 35 days is a sabbatical. 35 days is a retreat. Its five weeks. 36 hours short of a tenth of a year. Longer than the gestation period of most mammals. Where's my 35 day vacation? Where's your 35 day vacation? Where's the American public's 35 day vacation?