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Study Finds Younger Travelers Face Language Barrier Anxiety While Traveling

A new study from Promova finds a third of American travelers feel anxiety surrounding language barriers when traveling internationally. When looking at those travelers broken down by generation, Gen Z travelers experience anxiety at a much higher rate than older generations, with more than 50 percent of all Gen Z travelers feeling anxiety over not knowing local languages.

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Aug 2, 2023

Survey Uncovers Destinations with the Worst Hotel Reviews

Planning a trip? You may want to avoid certain destinations around the United States, particularly if you anticipate booking a hotel. A new survey from Planetware, which looked at nearly 100 U.S. cities and nearly 10,000 hotels, alongside almost 8 million hotel reviews, reveals which destinations are home to the worst-ranked properties.

Jul 18, 2023

How Do Travelers Tip in America?

Are you an average tipper when you travel? A new study from online language learning resource Preply broke down how international travelers tip when visiting the United States, as well as their attitudes toward tipping.

Interior Upgrades Begin Rolling Out Across United Fleet

United Airlines is in the midst of a major initiative to modernize its fleet over the next several years. After first announcing the plan in 2021, planes fitted with United’s signature interior are finally beginning to appear across the airline’s narrowbody fleet of Boeing and Airbus planes. United flyers are sure to notice these enhancements from the moment they step on board: Each new or updated plane sports remodeled seats, seatback entertainment screens for everyone, Bluetooth connectivity and more, all adding up to a better experience on every journey.

Jul 13, 2023

Survey Finds 20 Percent of Americans Can’t Afford Summer Travel

Inflation is making travel hard on a large portion of Americans, according to a new study from financial services provider Empower. The study found nearly 90 percent of Americans say inflation impacted their summer travel plans, with 20 percent saying they can’t afford summer travel, and more than 40 percent saying they won’t travel this summer at all due to rising costs.