If you live every day in a veritable paradise of sunshine, blue skies, and miles of warm beaches, where do you go from there for a vacation?
According to a March 12, report in Pacific Business News, a poll conducted by AAA-Hawaii, placed Las Vegas as the top travel location, for college spring break travel.
Reportedly, the poll found that 21 percent of spring break travelers are heading for the gambling capital of the United States, which is affectionately referred to as Hawaii’s ninth island.
Overall poll results:
Las Vegas, 21 percent
Big Island, 18 percent
Los Angeles, 17 percent
San Francisco, 16 percent
Oahu, 14 percent (outer-island travel)
The 2014 poll also shows a 19 percent increase over the 2013 poll, in the overall number of residents planning to travel during the next three-months.
According to AAA-Hawaii, “Overall, 54 percent of the people polled said that they are going to take at least one fun trip, a 19 percent increase over last year. Forty percent said they plan to take two trips.”