California Spendin’

The gold rush continues in California as domestic travelers made it the most popular destination in terms of dollars spent, reports the Travel Industry Association’s Tourism Works For America study, released last week.

Travelers spent $60 billion in the Golden State, according to the study, which is based on 2001 figures, the most recent data available. The numbers include dollars spent by business, convention, and leisure travelers, says Cathy Keefe, TIA spokeswoman.


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