The U.S. Travel Association today projected increases in leisure, business and international inbound travel next year will enable the industry to add 98,800 American jobs by the end of 2013. Blah.
According to David Huether, senior vice president of
research and economics for the U.S. Travel Association, "While the growth rate
is more moderate than in previous years, leisure travel remains at an all-time
high and is an indicator of rising consumer confidence."
As a part of Google's Zeitgeist 2012, the search engine giant released a list of the most Googled cities in the U.S. Chicago ranked second, appearing between San Francisco (No. 1) and Denver (No. 3).
Google's Zeitgeist showcases what the entire world searched for the year by analyzing more than one trillion searches/queries that people typed into Google Search.