The recession is global, which means trips are cheap and local economies around the world need your support.
A recent article in TIME magazine takes a close look at the effect on local economies as people shy away from travel.
It’s hard to blame anyone for staying home — when you’re made redundant at work and looking at mortgage payments how could you possible justify a vacation?
However, if it’s in your means to get away for a while, maybe you should consider taking a nice long vacation. Traveling now is a win-win situation — you get to take your mind off all this recession business, and you just might be helping someone feed their family.