Americans Agree: Family Vacations Still Worth the Money

Subscribe to this Blogger's RSS feed
Share

(ARA) – Families that play together stay together – at least that’s the common wisdom. Even in tough economic times, family vacations are worth the money, Americans agree. In a national study by Expedia.com, 94 percent of Americans agreed it was worth it to take a family vacation. Why?…

Because they help build memories that last a lifetime and reinforce family bonds. Nearly 85 percent of those surveyed think the time they spend together as a family is what makes a trip special. The good news is, travel costs have dropped significantly in the last year, making family vacations the most affordable they’ve been in years.

Travel expert Lee Woodruff says online resources like Expedia.com are a great way to help plan a great family vacation on a small budget.

“Expedia has a brand new tool called Drive Getaway. You plug in where you are in the country, how far you want to go on a tank of gas or less and they’ll come up with all kinds of ideas and places that you can go with the kids for one, two, three nights, whatever it may be,” Woodruff says.

For more information about travel deals and destinations visit www.expedia.com.

About HerBusyLife

HerBusyLife.com was launched by three women who have been very busy raising families, running companies, cleaning up after everyone and taking care of friends, family and pampered pets! They dreamed of building a site for women, like you, who need a shortcut to great deals, information and support. Our plan is to be like a good friend who ís looking out for you and always seems to know the latest health news, the best diet plans, newest styles and trends, great beauty tips, the best places to shop, where to go for everything, and more!

We hope you will grow with us as we expand the site to include special benefits and privileges for our members, tons of new products and services, and exclusive forums on the subjects that matter most to you.

Welcome! Put your feet up, make yourself comfortable and stay awhile.

Articles