During spring break, Canadian families used to pile the kids into a tour bus and head to New York to see the Statue of Liberty, Rockefeller Center and other attractions. It was the start of the busy season for Comfort Tour, a Toronto-based firm that usually brought between 200 and 300 tourists to New York in March.
This year, 11 people have signed up for the tours.
Without getting into a discussion about the politics behind the situation, has anyone noticed a drop in occupancy due to fewer people from the US traveling overseas? Have any hostels in the US noticed a drop in occupancy due to reduced US tourism?