National Travel & Tourism Week: Celebrating the Travel Effect

National Travel & Tourism Week: Celebrating the Travel Effect

Travel and tourism is one of America’s largest industries. The U.S. Travel Association has discovered that travel injects $2 trillion into the U.S. economy, which supports 14.6 million American jobs. What’s more, travel is proven to strengthen relationships among families, couples, and friends.

At rallies and events across the country this week, hotel companies, tour companies, travel agencies, cruise lines, and tourism bureaus are celebrating the Travel Effect, the year-round impact that travel has on the nation’s economy and well-being. Here’s glimpse of what the travel effect means to us: