Despite economic conditions and expert predictions that people may be wary of taking time off work this summer, our latest poll found that this year, workers are indeed planning time away from the job.
In fact, 77% of over 1,100 respondents said that they planned to take some time off from work this year.
When asked “What are your thoughts on taking a vacation this year?” 42% of respondents said they plan to take time off work to travel, 35% said they plan to take time off work because they need time away from the office, 18% said they are not planning to take time off work because they can’t afford it, and only 5% said they are not planning to take time off work because of concerns over job security.
Are you planning time off work this year? If so, what are your plans? Share your fun vacation and relaxation tips in the comments section.
And, if you know you need a break but are looking for some inspiration, check out our post on inexpensive vacation ideas.