Tech/Travel & Hospitality Technologies

Technology has always been an important part of the tourism industry. Travel businesses benefit greatly from various tools and apps that help run their facilities and cut operating costs. Travelers on the other hand have more and more technological tools how to explore destinations without visiting them in person. The post-covid era however has moved travel technology to yet another level.


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GLOBAL TOURISM TECHNOLOGIES MARKET REPORTS RAPID GROWTH tourism

GLOBAL TOURISM TECHNOLOGIES MARKET REPORTS RAPID GROWTH

Kevin Eagan

Technology is rapidly becoming a more and more important aspect of our everyday life, and it must be said that it is noticeable in all spheres of society. Tourism has not avoided this digital revolution, which is why the past couple of years have brought rapid growth in the global tourism technologies market. But what exactly does it include? We talk about this market when IT and ICT is involved. More practically, however, it can be anything, varying from social media use to flight tracking or...
TECH TIPS TO CUT OPERATING COSTS OF TOURISM BUSINESS tourism

TECH TIPS TO CUT OPERATING COSTS OF TOURISM BUSINESS

Larry Brain

To run as they used to before the pandemic, tourism businesses must improve operational efficiency to cut costs and optimize processes that allow them to be more competitive and increase profitability. Tourism is one of the industries that has been involved the longest in the digital transformation and that has recognized technology as one of its greatest allies. Today, technology has also become the backbone of many companies because processes can be automated while allowing them to adapt to a...
VIRTUAL REALITY EXPERIENCES MAKE PEOPLE WANT TO TRAVEL MORE tourism

VIRTUAL REALITY EXPERIENCES MAKE PEOPLE WANT TO TRAVEL MORE

Larry Brain

According to the World Tourism Organization, 95% of the world's tourists are concentrated in 5% of the world's landmass. This is not without risks: saturation, pressure on infrastructures, difficult cohabitation with the inhabitants. Experts point out that virtual reality experiences may help solve this problem. While some destinations fight mass tourism, many territories remain deprived of the benefits of visitors. However, they seem to benefit from the health crisis. Since the appearance of t...
EXTENDED REALITY TOURISM EMBRACED BY THE POST-COVID ERA tourism

EXTENDED REALITY TOURISM EMBRACED BY THE POST-COVID ERA

Laura Loss

The Covid-19 pandemic is having a significant impact on the world of tourism as we know it. In this sense, many changes in the industry should be expected in the coming years, one of which is definitely the growth of the so-called ‘extended reality tourism’. But how exactly should one understand the term extended reality tourism? Two things are hidden under this expression – augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR). Two revolutionary concepts are changing the tourism in...