Travel & tourism

By David Smith GFF | Sources for future based tweets and retweets

Medical Tourism 1 In 8 Int'l Trips By 2025

Share Email<p>Visa, in partnership with Oxford Economics, recently released a study exploring trends that are accelerating and reshaping the growth of …

Navigating the paradox of constant and change

For many, embarking on a new year includes looking back at the year that was while also anticipating the one that lies ahead. Every year in the …

Jerusalem.com 3D Tours with Oculus VR

Institute of Travel & Tourism

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SITA eyes up future tech to solve air industry challenges

SITA has unveiled a number of demos it is working on with the aim of improving the passenger experience and airline efficiency.<p>The air travel …

Customer-centric travel and tourism

All travel companies should be in the midst of a transformation to becoming technology companies. The role of digital in both back-end and consumer …

The emerging T&T data platform economy

Accenture notes that ‘…digital offers a once in a generation opportunity to embrace the future and gain sustainable advantage in the marketplace by …

The next frontiers in travel and tourism

Space hotels, floating cities, underwater hotels and adventure travel via submarine all feature as some of the more extreme destinations and …

David Smith Global Futures & Foresight

Technological advances are infusing digital into the fabric of society, economies and the organisations and businesses that inhabit them. Indeed, it …

Astronauts enter world's first inflatable space habitat

Space station astronauts opened the world's first inflatable space habitat Monday and floated inside.<p>NASA astronaut Jeffrey Williams swung open the …

Report: Chinese Tourists to Spend Over $255 Billion Abroad by 2025

China’s outbound tourism boom is expected to remain the largest force in the global travel market over the next decade, with Chinese spending …

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Are Drones the Hotels of the Future?

And you thought flying your drone over craggy mountains or cascading waterfalls was cool? Well, imagine vacationing in one.<p>Design firm HOK has done …

Airbus: Chinese Air Travel Quadrupling By 2035

Airbus forecast Chinese demand for 5,970 commercial aircraft in that timeframe, and predicted that China will account for half of the world’s 10 …

Airbnb Trips: is it the future of travel and tourism?

Travel and accommodation company Airbnb has announced a new program that sees the company take a massive leap into the tourism market.<p>Dubbed Trips, …

Ryanair to Offer Free Flights to Customers Within a Decade

Believe it or not, you will be able to fly all around the world for free in a decade’s time.<p>Ryanair’s outspoken CEO, Michael O’Leary, says he hopes …

DNA analysis, 3D makers and neurotech to make for future hotel stays

With the help of Institute for Global Futures, Hotels.com has come up a forecast of what the hotel of the future might look like.<p>The company …

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