- One in four adults confess to skipping work or school to gain more time with their loved ones
- Spending time IRL is not waning in the digital age – in fact, many adults have lied to get out of doing something else (26 percent) in order to take a trip to see a loved one
- 78 percent of adults would prefer to share an all-expenses paid weekend trip with someone rather than an all-expenses paid shopping spree (22 percent) with their best friend
Kicking off during back-to-school season, Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express will make these in-person connections even easier by surprising travelers with 10,000 free nights via IHG® Rewards Club points, through the end of the year. Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express will award the nights to travelers through a series of fun surprise-and-delight moments on social media and through events in major cities around the world.