future of travel

What if the travel industry stagnates in the West, but grows in Asia?

The last of the four scenarios A.T. Kearney formulated in its ‘What If?’ report, which imagines...

What if economic recession and populism stifle innovation in the travel industry?

A.T. Kearney formulated four scenarios imagining the future of travel in its ‘What If?’ report....

Inspiring connected travellers highlighted at Exceltur Leadership Forum

The challenges and opportunities lying ahead for the travel sector worldwide were analysed at the 8th edition...


What will define the travel purchasing behaviour of Simplicity Searchers?

Of all the tribes we’ve identified, Simplicity Searchers will be most open to personalised offers,...

Brisbane Global Café conversation about the future of global travel

‘Tourism’s New Frontiers’ was one of the 4 themes at the Brisbane Global Café 2014 in conjunction...

How easy is it to book a train from Manchester to Milan?

At the last Amadeus Rail Forum, I had the chance to talk to Mark Mallants, Chairman of the Management...


Global key travel industry trends that will shape the future of travel

We keep our eyes open when it comes to spotting travel industry trends and our recent report Shaping...

Wish, click and enjoy your travels

I am a traveller who loves exploring cities, visiting their main attractions and historical monuments....

Gulf states’ economic diversification beyond oil industry will significantly impact travel

Previously, we discussed one of five big travel effects looming for Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries,...


China: Travel’s Final Frontier

The world has long been fascinated by space travel. Futurists have dreamt-up many an imaginary space...

Creating a more personalized, connected, and sustainable future of travel

During a job interview, a few years back, the interviewer asked me the following question: “This role...

Are online and offline channels a match made in heaven for travel agencies?

When the Internet blossomed, very few small travel agencies saw it as a potential advantage for their...