Articles tagged “megatrends 2025”

Luxury

Inspirato Could Go Public in $1 Billion SPAC Deal With Travel Investor Thayer Ventures

Subscriptions look set to be big business, with the needle currently swinging to higher quality holidays and experiences.

Inspirato Could Go Public in $1 Billion SPAC Deal With Travel Investor Thayer Ventures

Business Travel

Travel Megatrends 2025: Work From Anywhere Spurs a New Type of Business Travel

By 2025, it turned out employees were happy to give up the office, but they wholeheartedly fought to keep some kind of physical interaction with coworkers.

Travel Megatrends 2025: Work From Anywhere Spurs a New Type of Business Travel

Tourism

Travel Megatrends 2025: Asia Bulks Up Even as it Looks Inward

There will be a stronger domestic and regional focus in the travel industry in 2025, and given that some of the world's biggest source markets will be in Asia (think China, India and Indonesia), Asia looks set to be the key beneficiary. But can the unbeatable beauty of Bryce Canyon in Utah, the pull of London's West End, or Parisian street life really keep Asians close to home for long?

Travel Megatrends 2025: Asia Bulks Up Even as it Looks Inward

Online Travel

Travel Megatrends 2025: Travel Sectors Get Scrambled and Definitions Blur

Expect most travel sectors to shed their defined borders, with convergence running wild. But a handful of companies will choose to focus instead on their core services as an elixir for growth.

Travel Megatrends 2025: Travel Sectors Get Scrambled and Definitions Blur

Tourism

Travel Megatrends 2025: Far-Flung Exploration Recovers

Domestic trips catapulted to a whole new level after Covid, a trend that remains solid as the world exits a four-year downturn in 2025. But international travel is like a stubborn flame because bucket lists are alive and well, albeit reimagined. Demand for long-term stays emerges from the rising crop of conscious travelers.

Travel Megatrends 2025: Far-Flung Exploration Recovers

Online Travel

Travel Megatrends 2025: The Subscription Model Becomes a Staple of Travel Industry Renewal

Some companies will add subscriptions to their mix of revenue streams, while others will go to market with subscriptions as the foundational offering in attempts at becoming a sort of Netflix of travel.

Travel Megatrends 2025: The Subscription Model Becomes a Staple of Travel Industry Renewal

Airlines

Travel Megatrends 2025: Humbled Airlines Back Away From Any Brash New Ventures

The global pandemic abruptly changed the world’s economy, and in a rush to revitalize their revenue streams, airlines are forgetting or neglecting people who run small businesses in the suburbs far away from any hubs. Is that wise or wishful thinking that it won’t matter?

Travel Megatrends 2025: Humbled Airlines Back Away From Any Brash New Ventures

Online Travel

Travel Megatrends 2025: The Robots That Are Accelerating Automation

The pace and extent of computerization varied in 2025. In countries that permitted it, some corporations automated their employees out of jobs without much hesitation. Workers needed to hone new skills as artificial intelligence threatened their livelihoods while others firms invested in retraining their staffs.

Travel Megatrends 2025: The Robots That Are Accelerating Automation

Tourism

China’s Covid Lessons and 9 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

The setback to China's hotel recovery is a cautionary hotel. In other top travel stories this week, Skift covered mask mandates, vegan tourism, and American Express Global Business Travel's latest acquisition.

China’s Covid Lessons and 9 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

Business Travel

Travel Megatrends 2025: Product Mediocrity Seeds a New Era of Travel Industry Disruption

If airlines and hotels end up cutting back too much, they would risk providing plenty of opportunities for new companies to emerge, fill gaps, and gobble up market share. But a faster recovery in corporate travel would make this issue moot for a lot of companies.

Travel Megatrends 2025: Product Mediocrity Seeds a New Era of Travel Industry Disruption