Social media wins for keeping in touch on trips, mobile used mostly for maps and info
Some three out of five travellers now use social media such as Facebook as a cheaper tool to contact people when on trips.
A recent TripAdvisor TripBarometer Mobile and Social trends survey of UK travellers picked out a number of interesting datapoints from the 20,000-strong sample.
Social media in travel
The study revealed that social media is used as a research tool before and during a trip:
• 15% of UK travellers use social media to research and plan trips
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