According to recent travel forecasts, 2017 will see a slow but upwards growth for U.S. customers traveling domestically at a rate of 1.4 percent, as well as internationally (the international travel growth rate from last year was over 3 percent).
And although Americans are very busy to travel often, it doesn’t mean that they’ll be spending less. In fact, according to a survey done by Choice Hotels International, travel budgets will go up about 42 percent.
Here’s an infographic from Choice Hotels International survey that visually breaks down the travel forecast for 2017. Which areas do you fall under?