This survey is conducted based on different criteria and intended to examine the travel habits of the public. The survey was assigned to the different age group of people which are young adults and middle-aged adult.
The age range of young adult is 18-year-old to 35-year-old while middle-aged adults are between 35 to 55 years. The purpose of dividing the participants into two groups is to determine the way they think in different age group. Among 40 participants, there were 20 participants were young adults while another 20 participants are middle-aged adults. This survey consisted of 15 simple questions to determine their travel habit. Although the number of questions more than ten, but it was direct and participants may take a few seconds to think and answer each question. The last question provided a space for the audience to share their thoughts on travelling and the reason they like or dislike travelling.
Among the participants, 35% of the participants are male while female occupied 65%. Most of the participants travelled with three to five-person in a group. However, there were 90% of them usually travel with family. Friends are their second choice to travel with.
In addition, there were 55% of the participants go on holiday two to four times per day which including their weekend trip and travelling abroad. The result showed eight participants will travel with travelling group because nowadays most people preferred a self-guided tour due to modern technology. There were a lot of people and blogger shared their travel experiences on their blog and social media, it allowed the audience and their readers plan their trip based on others travel experiences.
Besides, there were 55% of participants will consider their budget before choosing a holiday destination because 27 participants preferred travel abroad instead of travelling in their own country.
The result surprisingly showed those who chose domestic travel are majority middle-aged adults. Some of the participants explained that travel abroad is costly and it may take hours to board a plane and travel to other countries.
The comment above showed the reason why participant preferred domestic travel.
The participants also shared the reasons they chose domestic travel is they found the beauty side of their country and they can also use their own vehicle when travelling. There were four middle-aged participants showed they do not like to travel because it is tiring and they assumed that travelling is an activity which wasting their time and money. While the others showed a positive point of view on travel because it enhanced their family bond and explore more culture as well as experiences. Out of 27 positives comments, there are seven comments showed that travelling allowed them to relieve their stress from working and studying.
In a conclusion, most people are still preferring travel nowadays. Travelling seems like an activity which can relieve stress. On the other hand, some may not prefer to travel but they still have their own habit to relieve their stress. From this survey, we can see that young adults have the passionate on travel while some middle-aged adults are less likely to travel.