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How Do We Use Twitter While On Holiday? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Did you know that three out of four UK Twitter users use Twitter whilst away on holiday, with 59 percent doing so every day they are on vacation?

Once Twitter gets its claws into you it’s easy to become hooked, so why stop just because you’re not at home? As you might expect, four out of five access Twitter via a mobile device whilst abroad, with searches on Twitter for events, restaurant recommendations and flight updates increasingly common.

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POLL: When You Go On Holiday, How Often Do You Check Twitter?

The holiday season is well and truly upon us, and it’s probably fair to say that most people – certainly most business professionals – bring their mobile phones and (probably) laptops with them when on vacation.

Certainly for me, the thought of being completely isolated from the internet is less of a holiday, and more of a prison sentence. This week I’m enjoying a (brief) getaway to Devon, England, and while the beaches are breathtaking and the towns are picturesque, the lack of a reliable 3G connection – or anything resembling free wifi – is driving me nuts!

What about you? Are holidays (note: not business trips) literally about getting away from it all, or are some things like Twitter still super-important? Vote in the poll below to let me know, and then hit the comments to tell us more!

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