Monthly Archives: July 2014

Tips on how to get upgraded

By Carlota Nelson | 11:57

This month we’ve been exploring the world according to Millennial Travellers, who crave perks and are more likely to upgrade their seat for in-flight entertainment or more legroom.  In our previous  posts, we discovered where, how and when Millennial Travellers get from one part of the world to another. Here, we’ll take you on a […]

One of a kind local experiences for Millennial Travellers

By Carlota Nelson | 10:30

Millennials haven’t been travelling for long but they already represent a big chunk of core customers. Born in the mid 80’s, Millennial Travellers are young, seeking to live in the present and craving adventures. These spontaneous travellers love one-of-a-kind local experiences. Whether it be food-related, local events and activities or taking classes of things they […]

The Now Generation: things they can´t live without

By Carlota Nelson | 10:30

Never has the travel industry faced so many demands by a group who really hasn´t been travelling for that long. It’s also been faced with having to listen to the loud complaints of the members of this generation of Millennial Travellers, who are quick to voice their opinions when their experience don’t meet their expectations. […]

Millennial Travellers Travel to Eat

By Carlota Nelson | 10:30

Almost 30% of Millennial Travellers choose to dine at restaurants they can’t find at home.  They´d rather take a private class from a world-famous chef than visit the Eiffel Tower, they like to combine experiences and tasting  a local dish in a restaurant along some obscure alley way and indulging in a 5  menu course […]

Gadgets and Technology for Millennial Travellers

By Carlota Nelson | 10:30

Millennial travellers crave convenience and use their smartphones to book, plan, travel and share their experience. Recent data shows that nearly a third of this travel segment use their smartphones for travel-related purposes and spend more than 50% longer browsing the Internet with these devices. That´s why they love their apps. Forget about traditional maps […]

Travel Moments that Millennial Travellers must Experience

By Carlota Nelson | 10:30

As you might know, we´re going to dedicate the entire month of July to a new generation of travellers, one that is expected to outnumber baby boomers and reach 78 million by 2013! If you´re reading this, you probably belong to this new breed of traveller that explores destinations, collects stories, demands instant gratification and […]

Top Travel Destinations for Millennial Travellers

By Carlota Nelson | 10:30

Like baby boomers, Millennial Travellers seek and crave adventure.  The difference is that this last group, also called Generation Y, have become their own travel agent. They are more open to new experiences and embrace a global perspective. According to Skift, Millennial Travellers prefer to lose their luggage than going out without their smart phones. […]

Are you part of the Millennial Traveller generation?

By Carlota Nelson | 10:37

There are many different types of travellers. Cultural explorers, history buffs, no hassle-explorers, rejuvenators, hedonists, the partiers, the planners, business travellers, the budgeters, holiday makers, adventure travellers, foodies, tourists, group and solo travellers… The list is endless. Everyone has a destination but we all have different ways of getting there.  This month we will be […]