Aussies’ holiday spending/saving habits revealed | The Insight Files | Scoop.it

The saving and spending habits of jetsetting Australians have been revealed in a new report, which underlines the fact that Australians love to travel. With Australians spending on average over three weeks on their overseas trips, and around $168.87 per day, Westpac's Travel Finance Report found 58% of 'smart travellers' specifically set aside money to save for their travel for an average of 9.1 months. To stretch their budget further while away, 66% of travellers walk instead of catching a taxi or bus (46%), skip an attraction (21%), stay at a hostel (16%) or go without coffee (14%) or beer (11%). Find out more.