Many travelers We make up for lost time this year. But as borders open and epidemic fears subside, not everyone takes the next step. Flight.
According to the 2022 State of Travel and Hospitality report by business intelligence agency Morning Consult, some people never plan to travel for fun again.
More than 16,000 adults in the Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific were surveyed for the report. After experiencing a sharp rise, trip It fell in July the following year.
Which nationalities are least likely to travel for fun?
The report surveyed people from: AustraliaBrazil, Canada, ChineseFrance, GermanyIndia, ItalyJapan, MexicanRussia, South Korea, Spain, United Kingdom and the United States.
Respondents Japan 35 percent are the most reluctant to travel, saying they never plan to go on a leisure trip again. South Korea It was followed by not planning to travel at all with 15 percent, followed by China and the USA with 14 percent.
among Europeans, French 10 percent hesitate to travel the most, saying they never plan to travel again. 8 percent of Brits and 6 percent of Spaniards said the same thing.
Why do some people still hesitate to travel?
Duration COVID-19 While it is still a health issue for many people, especially with the removal of testing and mask requirements, there are other factors underlying the decline in travel.
Economic uncertainty from months of lockdowns, rising fuel costs after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, inflation and fears of recession are all key factors. 43 percent of Americans say they travel less because of the high Price:%s.
Work travel It also took a big hit as people continued to communicate online rather than face-to-face. The report predicts that the decline in business trips will be permanent, especially for Europeans.
Spaniards who responded were most likely to say they had completely finished their business trip. Mixed work-leisure or ‘bleeding‘, travel seems to take over this industry.
How do people travel now?
travel chaos Airlines driven by strikes and staff shortages have also eroded confidence in airlines, causing many to take to the road or rail instead of flying.
an explosion train traveldriven by new railroads emerging everywhere Europetook the traditions from the airlines as well.
This goes hand in hand with increased consumer awareness. Sustainability – emissions from long-haul train journeys are about 20 times lower than your average commercial flights.