Are Travel Groups on Social Media Contributing to Irresponsible Leisure Travel During COVID?

As someone who loves to travel, I belong to many social media groups dedicated to travel in general, traveling with kids, and using points to travel. I have watched in astonishment as so many people have continued to post about their latest vacation plans and ask for recommendations about where to go and what to see in any given place right now. I am equally astonished that so few people chime in to remind them that there happens to be a global pandemic going on. In fact, reading most of the threads…