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Posted at 12:45 PM, Feb 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-13 12:45:06-05

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. - The number of trips and spending are increasing across the board in 2020, according to a new survey commissioned by Airbnb. Interestingly, Black Americans are central to this growth, with 46% of Black travelers saying they’ll travel more for vacation or leisure this year and 42% saying they’ll spend more on travel. Cassidy Blackwell, Director of Global Editorial at Airbnb, discusses the findings of this survey and shares some tips to help travelers celebrate Black History Month on the road.

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