Daniel Batchelor

Getting to know the Reward Hunters of 2030

The thirst for ‘rewards’ from travel will grow as awareness deepens amongst the global citizenry...

Pen Portrait: How will Reward Hunters plan their travels in 2030?

Meet Celine. She’s a 60 year old French business executive. Celine is an entrepreneur who has recently...

Pen Portrait: How will Obligation Meeters plan their travels in 2030?

Meet Seonyeon. She’s a 26 year old PR Manager from South Korea. Seonyeon wants to make a good first...


Getting to know the Obligation Meeters of 2030

Some of the tribes we’ve covered have ‘soft’ travel objectives – such as enjoyment, relaxation,...

Getting to know the Social Capital Seekers of 2030

Social media will play an ever-expanding role in the lives of travellers around the world. While...

Pen Portrait: How will Social Capital Seekers plan their travels in 2030?

Meet Fionnula. She’s a 20 year old Irish student travelling on her second gap year. Fionnula is lying...


Pen Portrait: How will Simplicity Searchers plan their travels in 2030?

Meet Arjun. He’s a 40 year old Marketing Manager from India. Arjun’s job is stressful and exhausting,...

Getting to know the Simplicity Searchers of 2030

The four-hour work day seems like an alien concept to those in many advanced economies (and particularly...

Pen Portrait: How will Cultural Purists plan their travels in 2030?

Meet Kwame, a 28 year old South African who works as a freelance author. Ever since his journey north...


Getting to know the Cultural Purists of 2030

If the world is indeed liberalising, with borders becoming fluid, cultures melding, and markets intertwining,...

Airline passenger service systems debated at London event

Some people might assume that an event dedicated exclusively to the world of the PSS (New Generation...

What will the technological landscape be like in 2030?

In the decade leading to 2030, internet connectivity will span the globe and today’s tech-literate...