With two years of on again, off again shutdowns and travel restrictions, consumers are ready to pack their bags! ENGINE Insights conducted a study that uncovered the ins and outs of how, where and why consumers are--or are not– traveling this year.
Out of the consumers who plan on traveling this year, 80% plan on staying within North America, with only 31% traveling internationally. Other key findings include:
- 29% Americans are not taking a vacation this year, and 49% of them say it's because travel is too expensive
- 58% plan on vacationing with their spouse or significant other, while only 31% plan on taking their children
- 46% prefer to visit multiple locations during their vacation