Scots look at travelling to the Med again in 2022

After running the Scottish Tourism Index for several waves during the peak of the pandemic as a means of tracking the views of the Scottish population around holidays and breaks, 56 Degree Insight have relaunched the survey as a quarterly tracker of Scottish opinion and holiday behaviours.  They interviewed over 1,000 Scots last Monday/Tuesday (18-19 April) and the results can be viewed on their website using the link below (you can then download the detailed infographic from that page).

https://www.56degreeinsight.com/scottish-tourism-index

Highlights include an increasing likelihood of Scots to holiday this year (72% of Scots likely to do so) and although holidays in Scotland remain most popular (41% will take a home holiday) there is increasing interest in holidays to the Mediterranean -especially Spain, with 14% of Scots planning a holiday there this year.  However, the major impact of the cost of living crisis is beginning to bite – over half of Scots’ holiday choices and decisions are being impacted by this.  In addition, he war in Ukraine and COVID are also having an effect on holiday decisions.

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