One of the things that any average working person can look forward to is a vacation. It is one of the things that we like to do the most. However, far too many of us make it a much more difficult process than it has to be. We take a long time planning and preparing, and all too often we end up spending far more money than we really wanted to. None of this has to happen if we just use some common sense and if we just go with a timeshare.A timeshare is a unique real estate and business agreement. Basically, what you are buying when you buy one is the right to have a certain amount of time at a house in a vacation destination. What this means is that the owner of a local house in a high demand vacation location may decide that he or she wants to turn that house into a timeshare property. What they are doing when they do this is basically selling off the right to live in their house for a certain amount of time (usually a matter of weeks). As an outsider person who does not in any way own any part of that local house, you have the right to purchase some of that time if you want.