It turns out, travelers around the United States actually like fresh air. They don’t mind driving a few hours out of town. They want to connect to Wi-Fi so they can work or learn, but they’d also be okay without it (eeeek!) as long as they’re in a clean, safe place. And they really, really like Texas.
Those were some of the findings revealed by leaders of major travel brands in a December webinar reviewing 2020 travel trends and forecasting them for 2021.
Yes, people did travel last year, just not over long distances by planes and trains. They rented RVs and worked over Wi-Fi from the woods, drove to state parks and went camping — all in the name of flexibility and fresh air. And Texas continues to be a hot destination for all of it.
Here’s where travelers are going and how they’re getting there in 2021, the experts predict.