With the Fourth of July quickly approaching, it’s the prime time to take a long weekend away from home. In honor of the most popular summer travel months, this Link Friday will focus on how, what, where and when Americans travel.
- This year, is going to break records in travel statistics, with nearly 45 million people traveling away from home on the Fourth of July. That includes almost a million Wisconsinites.
- $341 million in beer and 155 million hot dogs are consumed on the Fourth of July weekend. We’re betting Wisconsin has a lot to do with that. Here are more funny stats about how Americans celebrate.
- This year, lake vacations are on top!
- Here’s how travelers choose and book vacations. The Internet wins, with 85% of people booking trips online.
Good luck planning your summer vacations!