In a not-so-shocking survey released by VacationHomeRentals.com, more than half of travellers said they’d rather lay on the beach and sip a pina colada this Thanksgiving than spend the holiday at home.
The website, owned by TripAdvisor, connects homeowners looking to rent out their properties with vacationers looking for a place to stay. Over 2,000 site users were polled about Turkey Day travel. Here are some of the results.
of flyers said they’d risk missing Thanksgiving dinner at their destination if they were offered a free flight in exchange for being bumped to a later time.
said they’d opt for relaxing on a beach, pina colada in hand, over spending the holiday at home.
would rather spend money on a hotel or vacation rental than stay with family.
plan to spend over $3,000 on Thanksgiving travel this year.
named airport delays or traffic as the most annoying part of Thanksgiving travel.