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Forty-six percent of Americans say they plan on traveling as soon as lockdowns for the coronavirus pandemic are over, according to a survey from market research firm Piplsay.
But it's not clear where everyone is planning to go, especially if the survey's finding that 25 percent of Americans aren't comfortable leaving the country is true.
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FOX Business consulted trivago – a transnational technology company that provides hotel price comparisons, to find out where Americans are planning to travel to or at least have shown interest in in the last few weeks.
Here is travel insight from trivago CEO Axel Hefer, who shared the top 10 destinations people are looking at in the U.S. for a future vacation.
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"In the U.S., trivago data shows that searches for domestic travel from U.S. users have been steadily increasing since the beginning of May," Hefer told FOX Business. "When looking at top destinations searched by U.S. travelers in May, there is a trend towards beach/sea destinations, with the exception of Las Vegas and New York."