TravelOnline is proud to present its unique collection of travel surveys and statistics from Australian audiences. Discussing everything from travel habits and motivations to holiday inspiration and influences, our travel stats and surveys provide fascinating insights from our globetrotting travel community.
Going on holiday used to be all about indulging. Indulging on food, indulging on alcohol and indulging on sleep. However, travellers are now seeking a different way to travel, and using their holidays to become happier and healthier.
Say hello to wellness tourism, the $639 billion industry that's growing at a rate more than double general tourism. Considering that 84% of Aussies travel to relax and unwind, it's no surprise that wellness holidays are a growing trend.Read more
There’s no question about it, holidays are amazing. It’s the time where you can do whatever you like, go wherever you please, indulge in delicious food and wine, spend days lying on a tropical beach and spend time with loved ones, all without thinking about work. But believe it or not, holidays are actually great for your health too! Not convinced? Read on to discover the 4 ways that holidays benefit our health and well-being.Read more
It’s no surprise that Aussies love to travel. In fact, we’re known for it worldwide. Everywhere you go, no matter how far or obscure, you can always guarantee you’ll run into another Aussie traveller. Whether it’s lying on the beach in Thailand, or exploring the local villages in Vietnam, travel is in our blood and its part of our culture. We travel far and wide, for a good time and for a long time, but the question is why?
Why do Aussies really take holidays?Read more
In a recent study, TravelOnline.com surveyed 10,000 Australian people about their holiday habits. By looking at the connections between work and travel, our survey found that 66.5% of Aussies fail to use all of their annual leave each year. Of the full 4 weeks/year that Aussies are entitled to, 20% of people fail to use 2 weeks of holidays and 6% fail to take just 1 weeks’ worth of holidays per year. While there are many factors that influence peoples holiday choices, we have outlined the top reasons why Aussies fail to use their annual leave.Read more
In May 2019, TravelOnline surveyed 10,000 Australian travellers about how they justify their travelling priorities. By looking at the connections between work, family, finance, consumer behaviour and travel, we were able to gain a better understanding of our customers holiday habits. Read on to discover the fascinating insights.Read more
A question we get asked time and time again by travellers is "When is the best time to visit X?" While there is no definitive answer, the best time to travel depends on a number of factors such as the destination, pricing, weather and demand. When deciding on dates to travel, it helps to know the pros and cons of travelling in different seasons. Peak season, school holidays and the off-season vary significantly, so be sure to consider the following factors before booking your next holiday.Read more
In a recent survey, TravelOnline found that 65% of Australian workers are influenced to travel by their work. Out of these respondents 17% of people admit to feeling constantly filled with holiday envy from their co-workers and 32% of people feel the pressure from their co-workers to tick more items off their bucket list. So, what is it about our co-workers that fills us with so much holiday envy?Read more
In a recent survey, TravelOnline found that 68% of Australian parents travel without their kids some or all of the time. Out of these respondents, 11% leave their kids at home every time they travel and 12% of respondents say that travelling with the family is difficult because of the high cost. Taking a holiday without the kids, is something that every couple should experience. And although it may be hard to leave the little ones at home, “a couple only” has many significant benefits. From allowing you more freedom to holiday exactly the way you want, to saving you time and money, a holiday without the kids can do wonders for your relationship and provide some quality time to relax and unwind. Everyone deserves a break sometimes, so here are the top reasons to travel without the kids.Read more
Do you ever feel trapped in the mundane routine of everyday life? Meetings, deadlines, schedules and expectations can make life feel like a never-ending blur that's difficult to break out of and sometimes we need a little extra motivation to help us achieve our goals. Here are 5 reasons why you should have a travel bucket list...Read more