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Meet the real trip advisors: What's the next big thing in travel?

Meet the real trip advisors: What's the next big thing in travel? | The Insight Files | Scoop.it

So – what’s the next big thing? Travel experts reveal their tips for the coming year. With an eye on the hip pocket, Traveller's industry experts are looking at hometown holidays in 2015. And while Asia is back on top as Australia's favourite playground, Myanmar continues its stellar orbit as the region's shining star. Industry experts describe emerging destinations of 2015 along with their biggest travel issues and predictions. Click here to view the complete article.

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Baby Boomers ready to take more trips in 2015

Baby Boomers ready to take more trips in 2015 | The Insight Files | Scoop.it

Baby boomers hit the streets en masse in the world’s most-visited cities for dream vacations that some saved their entire careers for, and looking to 2015 these travellers intend to keep motor coaches packed and tour groups filled. The best news for the travel industry: 51% of travellers ages 50 and older say they’ll save more money specifically for travel next year, a new American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) report on 2015 travel trends found. About half of them also say they’ll be travelling more next year compared to this year. The only catch: The report says the 50+ traveller market spends about $120 billion annually, much less than the student and millennial market, whose spending power is about $200 billion each year.

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