100 Years of Advancing Destinations

How Americans' vacation time fell victim to the Internet, mobile and corporate culture

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Data from the U.S. Travel Association show Americans taking 20.3 vacation days annually from 1976 to 2000. From 2001 to 2013, there’s a steep drop to 16 days, which represents what U.S. Travel calls the “Lost Week.”