Domestic tourism is tourism involving residents of one country traveling only within that country. A domestic holiday is a vacation spent in the same country; in British English this may also be called a staycation.
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In the UK, the growth of domestic holidays has a major impact on its domestic tourist industry. Haven Holidays, one of the UK's biggest holiday park owners, in 2009 reported a 38% rise in sales of static caravans to sale-and-leaseback investors or buyers who want a more affordable second home.
For large countries with limited skill in foreign languages, for example Russia, Brazil, Germany, Spain, and United States, domestic tourism plays a very large role in the total tourism sector.