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Morning Buzz: Do you use all of your vacation days?

Posted: 4:19 AM, Dec 03, 2019
Updated: 2019-12-03 06:04:24-05
Morning Buzz: Do you use all of your vacation days?

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — As many of you look for good deals on Travel Tuesday , we want to hear from you! Do you use all of your vacation days?

The U.S. Travel Association found that planners have a distinct advantage over non-planners when it comes to traveling.

In fact, they use more of their time, take longer vacations, and are happier.

  • 53 percent of planners took all of their vacation time, while only 43 percent of non-planners took all of their vacation time
  • Planners are also more likely to use all or most of their time off to travel, at 33 percent, while 18 percent of non-planners do so, at 18 percent
  • More planners report they are “very” or “extremely” happy with their personal relationships: 81 percent vs. 68 percent
  • Health and well-being: 56 percent vs. 43 percent
  • Company: 57 percent vs. 50 percent
  • Job: 56 percent vs. 48 percent compared to non-planners

AAA of Western and Central New York says, "we see more and more individuals looking to give the gift of travel to make memories that last a lifetime,” said Brian Murray, Director of Travel. “After all, you can’t go wrong - it’s one size fits all!”