TravelPulse.- A new survey of hundreds of Americans, conducted by data analysts at SatelliteInternet.com, revealed that 41 percent increased travel by RV, camping, and road trips in summer 2020.
The virtues of RV’ing, in particular, have been extolled amid the COVID-19 pandemic, since it simultaneously enables travelers to satiate their wanderlust while maintaining a heightened degree of isolation and observing social distancing guidelines.
According to National Geographic, RV sales in June were up 170 percent year over year, while bookings for the Fourth of July weekend made through rental site RVshare had increased 81 percent over 2019. In fact, 56 percent of RV owners who participated in the SatelliteInternet.com survey said that they’d bought or rented an RV due to COVID-19.
Some of the report‘s key findings include:
—47 percent of respondents had canceled airline and hotel reservations this summer.
—59 percent of RV owners surveyed bought an RV this summer because of the pandemic.
—67 percent of RV owners surveyed increased their RV usage amid the pandemic.
—76 percent of those surveyed said they felt safe traveling in an RV during the pandemic.
—34 percent of the sample group said they would feel safe traveling by airplane and staying in traditional lodgings.
—59 percent of respondents reported that they’ve worked remotely from an RV.
—84 percent of respondents said they want internet access while traveling in an RV.
—80 percent of respondents said they bring their technology with them when they go RV’ing (phones, tablets, gaming consoles, laptops, etc.).
more recommended stories
Air travel will not return to normal levels for three years (OBR_UK)
Air travel will not be back.
“A room without books is like a body without a soul”
A lending library is one of.
Meet Matt, the kangaroo that is a “regular” at an Australian bar (VIDEO)
Katelyn Hutton is a waitress at.
Another injunction against the Tren Maya in Campeche.
The lawsuit is from the Colectivo.
Merida becomes one of the best places in Mexico for real estate investment.
Merida has become a place where.
Multiple neighborhoods in Merida will go without water due to repairs.
Multiple neighborhoods will be without water.
Querétaro’s hotel sector bets on reactivation with local tourism
Promoting domestic consumption is one of.
4 relevant elements for the Industrial Real Estate in Mexico
Mérida Yucatán (March 3, 2021).-Faced with.
City Hall invites more than 200 artists in the return of the “Olimpo Cultural” Season
Mérida, Yucatán (March 3).- With more.
Trump. A threat against American democracy.
One thing is certain after Trump’s.