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Higher Prices Now Changing Summer Travel Plans for Americans: New Skift Research Travel Tracker

Nearly 47 percent of Americans traveled in May 2022, 6 points higher than March, signaling a strong start as we get closer to the summer season. However, with the mounting anxiety about an economic downturn. the number of consumers who expect to cut down on travel spending rose sharply.

Higher Prices Now Changing Summer Travel Plans for Americans: New Skift Research Travel Tracker

Tourism

Americans Keep on Traveling, Undeterred by Economic Concerns

Despite the spring break, 41 percent of Americans traveled in March 2022, little changed from January. However, it’s 5 percentage points higher than March last year, signaling a somewhat healthier start as we inch towards summer season.

Americans Keep on Traveling, Undeterred by Economic Concerns

Skift Research

U.S. Accommodation Sector Market Estimates 2022

Except for the down year of Covid, the U.S. accommodation sector has been performing robustly with the short-term rental segment gaining market share. However, it is yet to be seen how the composition of the industry evolves.

U.S. Accommodation Sector Market Estimates 2022

Tourism

Short-Term Rental and Resort Stays Pick Up Momentum: New Skift Travel Tracker

In January, 40 percent of Americans traveled, only 5 percentage points lower than January 2020, before the pandemic hit. While we expect to see even more normalcy in travel as we move closer to another travel season, where the economy is heading could have an impact, as more than half of Americans now believe the U.S. economy will get worse in the next 12 months.

Short-Term Rental and Resort Stays Pick Up Momentum: New Skift Travel Tracker

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Travelers in These 5 Countries Share Views on Remote Work and Sustainability: Skift Research

Sustainability and remote work will shape how we live and how we travel profoundly on the other side of the pandemic. Understanding what travelers think of these two topics and how these two areas will impact their future travel decisions is crucial for the industry rebuild.

Travelers in These 5 Countries Share Views on Remote Work and Sustainability: Skift Research

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How the Pandemic Changed Traveler Behavior in 5 Major Destinations: New Skift Research

The pandemic has greatly disrupted travel, both in volumes, and for those who did manage to travel, how they traveled. Read our new survey findings from the U.S., UK, Australia, China and India to understand what has changed and what new habits will last post-pandemic.

How the Pandemic Changed Traveler Behavior in 5 Major Destinations: New Skift Research

Tourism

Americans Traveling Abroad Hits a Pandemic High: New Skift Research

Despite the surge of Omicron, 45 percent of Americans traveled in December. In particular, nearly 6 percent of all December trips were to another country, marking the highest rate since the pandemic started. And looking ahead to 2022, Americans are optimistic about traveling more.

Americans Traveling Abroad Hits a Pandemic High: New Skift Research

Tourism

The 10 Most-Read Skift Research Reports in 2021

What did travel executives read in 2021? What are the most important topics for them in navigating through the pandemic and calibrating for rebound and regrowth? Check out the Skift Research reports that are most read by Skift audience.

The 10 Most-Read Skift Research Reports in 2021

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Take Our Skift Research Survey on Destination Marketing Trends

Skift Research is working on a new report unfolding lessons learned from the pandemic and forward looking growth strategies and plans for destination marketers. Share what your organization is doing with us. In turn, you get a FREE report with peer insights, executive interviews and Skift analysis that can help you optimize your own strategies.

Take Our Skift Research Survey on Destination Marketing Trends

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Take This Survey on Post-Covid Event and Destination Trends

What will change for the event industry in the post-pandemic world? What roles will destinations play in the shift? Take a short survey and share your insights with us. All respondents get a complementary Skift Research report and get a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card.

Take This Survey on Post-Covid Event and Destination Trends