TripAdvisor has announced the results of the latest TripBarometer1 study, the world’s largest traveller survey, highlighting key travel trends for 2016. The TripBarometer study is the analysis of more than 44,000 survey responses from travellers and the hotel sector worldwide. Key findings include:
- Australians lead the pack with the biggest travel budget of around AUD15,000 while the global average sits at just over AUD7,000.
- One in three global travellers plan to increase their travel budgets in 2016.
- 49% of Australian travellers will be spending more because they are planning a longer trip.
- Special offers determine the choice of destination for half of all travellers.