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Expedia Vacation Deprivation Report 2015: Lack of vacation days keeps Indians from travelling to new destinations

On May 13, 2016 at 07:54 AM

India maintains rank 4th as one of the most Vacation Deprived nation globally

About the survey:Expedia, one of the world's largest full service online travel sites, today released the results of the 2015 Vacation Deprivation® study, an annual study of vacation habits across multiple countries and continents. The survey highlights that India is the fourth most vacation deprived nation globally, with 65% of Indians saying they feel very or somewhat vacation deprived, and 20% saying they are very vacation deprived. Read more

Expedia Millennial Survey 2017: 50% Indian millennials are worried about the impact having children will have on the quality of their holidays

On June 01, 2017 at 12:00 AM

31% agree that having children has had a negative impact on the quality of their holidays 

Expedia®, a leading full service online travel company, today released the results of the 2017 millennial survey, an annual study of millennials across multiple countries and continents. The survey highlights that 62% of the Indian millennials prefer to book their tickets through an online travel agency whereas 19% of them prefer to book through airline and/or hotel websites directly. According to the survey, 34% of the millennials are most likely to travel to Asia within next five years whereas 18% of them would travel to Europe. Read more

Expedia launches twitter campaign #VacationOnMyMind to counter Vacation Deprivation & encourage work life balance

On February 06, 2015 at 12:36 PM
Expedia launches twitter campaign #VacationOnMyMind to counter Vacation Deprivation & encourage work life balance

New Delhi, India– February 6, 2015:The annual Vacation Deprivation Survey, which acted as the inspiration for the #VacationOnMyMind Twitter Campaign suggested that workaholic Indians are mostly deprived for holidays, placing India as the fourth most vacation deprived nation globally with 67% of Indians saying they feel very or somewhat vacation deprived. The survey also reveals that 64% of Indians who feel vacation deprived say their vacation deprivation stems from not getting enough vacation days, while 36% say their deprivation stems from not taking all of their vacation days. Indians are increasingly choosing to take multiple short vacations, than a longer one and disconnect with work. Read more