Technology and the Modern Traveller - March 2018
“Technology has fundamentally changed the way modern travellers dream about, research and book travel. The advent of fast and reliable on-the-go Internet (3G and 4G mobile networks) has perhaps had the biggest impact – leading the way for a wealth of technological innovations that modern travellers increasingly take for granted.”
- Jessica Kelly, Senior Tourism Analyst
This Report looks at the following areas:
What are the key technologies that have influenced the modern traveller?
What impact has technology had on the way the modern traveller researches and books travel?
How do modern travellers use technology in travel?
How do modern travellers use technology in their destinations?
How have the expectations of the modern traveller been shaped by technology?
What emerging technologies is the modern traveller engaging with or most likely to engage with?
How can tourism-related enterprises adapt to the changing needs and demographics of the connected modern traveller?