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Travel The most expensive Postmates order of 2019 was travel-related

22:20  10 december  2019
22:20  10 december  2019 Source:   theactivetimes.com

The best and worst times to travel for the Thanksgiving holiday

  The best and worst times to travel for the Thanksgiving holiday Millions of Americans travel around Thanksgiving every year. That means that whether you’re driving to grandmother’s house or taking an international flight this Thanksgiving, you should expect to deal with crowds. The vast majority of travelers are expected to be driving to their Thanksgiving destinations. Major cities see the worst congestion during evening commute hours on the weekdays leading up to Thanksgiving as folks try to hit the road after work so they don’t have to use an extra vacation day to travel.

As the year comes to a close, multiple apps like Spotify, Pinterest and more are releasing year-end data reflecting consumer habits and statistics. Delivery app Postmates has joined in, releasing a report revealing its trends, most bizarre order and most expensive. And, you might be surprised to find out the most expensive order placed on the app was not for food or groceries, but rather luggage.

a close up of a device: The most expensive Postmates order of 2019 was travel-related© rafapress/Shutterstock The most expensive Postmates order of 2019 was travel-related

While a Taco Bell order consisting of 220 items was the largest Postmates order of the year, the bill still didn’t come close to one placed for two TUMI luggage bags that totaled a whopping $2,847. The New Jersey-based brand is known for its high-end travel bags and suitcases, which explains how someone would manage to rack up such a high bill when simply preparing to go on a trip.

The best and worst times to travel for the Christmas holiday

  The best and worst times to travel for the Christmas holiday Whether they’re taking a warm-weather winter vacation or heading to grandmother’s house, millions of people will hit the road or fly the friendly skies during the December holidays. Sitting in a traffic jam or sprinting across an airport terminal to catch a flight only compounds the other stresses of the holiday season. To make your journey as smooth as possible, strategically choose which days in December and January you plan to travel. TheChristmas Eve (Tuesday, Dec. 24) and Christmas Day (Wednesday, Dec. 25) are statistically the lightest travel days around the Christmas holiday.

The past year has been a great one for Postmates, which is now available to 80% of American households, and is making deliveries from restaurants, boutiques, cafés, grocery stores, electronics stores and more in 4,200 U.S. cities. While this does mean that you have a more convenient means of completing last-minute errands before leaving for a trip, racking up a $3,000 Postmates bill may make it more difficult to keep to your budget.

Here’s How Much a Disney World Ticket Cost When It Opened .
Nowadays, this price will barely get you a cup of coffee. For most vacationers, a trip to Disney World is quite a special treat. And, yes, that's partly because of what a unique, magical theme park experience it is, for both kids and adults. (Just look at these hidden gems for grown-ups in Disney parks!) But it's also because park tickets are notoriously expensive.

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