The research also highlighted that an increasing number of people are choosing, or would prefer, to go away with friends, other couples, and extended family, rather than just their parents and children.
Although 54% of people still go away with their partner or their partner and children, 36% of people spent their last holiday with friends and wider family members such as cousins, aunts, uncles and mother-in-laws.
I am 15 and would prefer to go away with my best friend and older cousin.
I didn't get drunk or have sex or do anything wrong, but my mum insists that I have to go away with her.
AYOU may have a point about the babysitting, but isn't it equally possible your mum wants you to go away with her and the rest of the family because she is genuinely worried about you?
Tanya Cheyne, research analyst at Teletext said: ``Holidays should be special and it is really important that you are compatible with the people you go away with
, otherwise you won't enjoy yourself as much.