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Summer Vacations

May 25, 1997

About three-fourths of American adults plan a summer vacation this year, one poll finds. How much will they spend--and will it be restful?

Planned Spending for Longest Vacation

Less than $500: 23%

$500-$999: 20%

$1,000-$2,499: 22%

$2,500 or more: 12%

Not sure: 23%

Source: Travel Industry Assn. Survey of 1,500 U.S. adults in April.


Question: "When you come back from a vacation, are you generally more tired than when you started?"

Yes: 39%

No: 51%

Not sure: 10%

Source: Maricopa Research Inc. Survey of 1,000 U.S. adults in April.

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