statisticsCurious to know what the world’s top tourist destination is (France) or find out what the 10 ten honeymoon destinations were in 2007? InfoPlease, the noisy and ad-heavy collection of encyclopedias, dictionaries, almanacs has a page dedicated to a number of interesting travel statistics.

There is some interesting data for travel enthusiasts, information geeks, and travel bloggers, for example:

InfoPlease’s travel statistics are a good resource to research your next trip and impress others at parties. FlightStats is another way to use statistics determine the likelihood that a flight, route, or airline will be delayed.

For those of you scared of flying, although the statistics are in your favor, you don’t have to rely on them to ease your anxiety.

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