American Travel And Tourism Office

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Americans as a whole spend around half of a trillion dollars on travel every year. However, they all spend this money differently. And even with so many places to go to, Americans tend to stay on the continent or in Europe. Why? Where else do they travel now? And where will they travel in the future? Corporations like Eurovision and the National Travel and Tourism Office (NTTO) have done a large number of studies and surveys just to find out the travel habits and future of American tourists. These studies have revealed so much about where and why Americans travel to the places they do. So, what are the real preferences of Americans, and why?

Where do Americans Travel? Americans love to travel all around the world, but where do they
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Asian destinations mainly counted for the ¼ left, which shows a recent pull for Americans to visit Asian countries. Inside of the US, Americans spent around $600 billion just on leisure/non business travel in 2014. California continues to be the most popular state to travel to, having many amazing features, like wineries, food, beaches, spas, surf culture, theme parks, Hollywood, and Yosemite. Following California were Texas in 2nd and Florida in 3rd. When people traveled domestically, or inside the country, the most popular activities were visiting relatives, shopping, visiting friends, fine dining, and beaches. In the long run, Americans spend lots of money on both domestic and international travel, with definite favorite destinations in both categories

Why do Americans Travel? If you’ve ever been on a vacation, you know that there was something that brought you there. Maybe it was the beaches, the nightlife, or the atmosphere of the place. According to BBC’s GCSE Bitesize, an information resource for students, all attractions can be split into Human Resources and Physical Resources. Human Resources are attractions created by people, like the Eiffel Tower or Statue of Liberty. These include art, architecture, cultural monuments, local traditions, food, and music. Western Europe and Asia are popular human resource destinations that bring Americans who want to explore cultural values and history, as well as modern architecture and
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