Tourists Flocking to Florida in Greater Numbers Than Before Pandemic-US News | The Epoch Times

More than 32 million travelers poured into Florida in July, August, and September, exceeding the number of visitors during the same period in 2019 before the CCP virus pandemic. It was the second consecutive quarter of growth in domestic visitors, with 31.2 million Americans flocking to the Sunshine State in the third quarter of the year, according to Visit Florida, the state’s official tourism marketing corporation. That number was up from pre-pandemic numbers by almost 7 percent. Meanwhile across the country, the total number of domestic travel trips was expected to reach 85 percent of the 2019 level, according to the fall forecast of the United States Travel Association. And international arrivals to the U.S. overall were expected to reach only 27 percent of pre-pandemic levels. In 2019, U.S. domestic travel had increased 1.7 percent, with the number of trips taken reaching 2.3 billion, the report showed. Leisure travel accounted …

Nanette Holt

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Next Post

Carmelo Anthony: Former Knicks superstar receives standing ovation at Madison Square Garden-Sporting News

Wed Nov 24 , 2021
“It goes deeper than basketball…that bond I have with New York City will never go anywhere,” Anthony said prior to tip-off. When he checked into the game, at the 4:10 mark of the first quarter, he received a standing ovation from the crowd at Madison Square Garden. “It goes deeper […]

Newsletter Signup

Sign up now and never miss a thing!

You're Signed Up!

Now that you are signed up, we will send you exclusive offers periodically.