With the economy in the tank, the tourism industry wants you to travel, even though spending makes most people queasy.

Hotel rates are down 14% in vacation hot spots such as Orlando and 34% in Las Vegas, according to Expedia.

Walt Disney World in Orlando is giving visitors three nights with free tickets if they buy a four-night package. Silver Dollar City in Branson, Mo., has put together tourist packages that give you two days of admission for the price of one.

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