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Inflation, COVID-19 holding Canadians back from holiday travel, poll suggests – National
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Inflation, COVID-19 holding Canadians back from holiday travel, poll suggests – National

High inflation and COVID-19 are dampening some Canadians’ hopes for travelling as the holiday season approaches, a new poll indicates. Right now, 77 per cent of 1,001 Canadians Ipsos surveyed exclusively for Global News in October said they’re comfortable travelling within Canada over the holidays, while 55 per cent said the same for international travel. Read more: As inflation runs hot, Canadians plan to cool spending on holiday gifts, poll finds Read More As inflation runs hot, Canadians plan to cool spending on holiday gifts: poll For those who aren’t comfortable travelling, 65 per cent of them said high prices for hotels and tickets, for example, are holding t...