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The trends redefining the next generation of food tourism

The trends redefining the next generation of food tourism | The Insight Files | Scoop.it

The biggest trend in culinary travel today is the growing diversity of food tourist profiles, and how travel companies are adapting to that increasing segmentation. A growing awareness of this trend is changing how new and existing companies are developing and reimagining their products and services. Some examples include:

 

  • The rise of meal sharing - Get Gone is an online platform that matches food tourists with local chefs, homeowners and tour leaders, much like Airbnb does for accommodations.
  • Demand for culinary storytelling - Indagare Travel is a member-based travel community combining both travel content and travel agents services to help clients choose between over 250 destinations.
  • Homecooking, Havana style - The culinary landscape in Havana has blossomed in the last few years, because it is now easier for Cubans to own their own businesses. Just 90 Miles culinary tours in Cuba is leveraging against this boom of local restaurants.
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Panos Fotiadis's curator insight, September 5, 2016 3:07 AM
Local cuisine is sometimes underrated as an element of the overall travel experience
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UNESCO world heritage listing bid for Adelaide Hills, Barossa

UNESCO world heritage listing bid for Adelaide Hills, Barossa | The Insight Files | Scoop.it
SOUTH Australia will be asked to launch a bid for UNESCO World Heritage listing for vineyards and farmland in the Adelaide Hills, Barossa Valley and McLaren Vale.
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TripAdvisor to fix its lack of attention to restaurants and attractions

TripAdvisor to fix its lack of attention to restaurants and attractions | The Insight Files | Scoop.it
TripAdvisor CEO Stephen Kaufer said We think it will be really hard for anyone else, even Google" to say they are a better-suited to plan an entire trip.
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Restaurant Australia's head chefs announced: Neil Perry AM, Peter Gilmore and Ben Shewry share the kitchen for the first time - News & Media - Tourism Australia

Restaurant Australia's head chefs announced: Neil Perry AM, Peter Gilmore and Ben Shewry share the kitchen for the first time - News & Media - Tourism Australia | The Insight Files | Scoop.it
Up to 80 of the world's top food and wine influencers will dine from a 'best of Australia' menu prepared by multi-awarded chefs Neil Perry AM, Peter Gilmore and Ben Shewry - part of Tourism Australia's much-anticipated 'Invite the World to Dinner' to be held in Tasmania in November.
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Lord Nelson crafts new Aussie beer for Carnival cruisers

Lord Nelson crafts new Aussie beer for Carnival cruisers | The Insight Files | Scoop.it

"Carnival Cruise Lines has launched its own special beer, named Thirsty Frog Summer Ale and available exclusively on its Sydney-based ships.


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Carnival Cruise Lines has put a lot of effort into ‘Aussifying’ our ships for the local market, so we are thrilled to create our own authentic craft ale which really acknowledges Australians’ appreciation of a quality beer,” she said.
 

As the world’s largest cruise line, it’s been a great adventure to partner with the nation’s oldest pub brewery to create Australia’s first beer for cruising. This really is the ideal beer to relax with as you enjoy all the sun and fun of a South Pacific cruise.”

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