It's a new year and a new beginning for those who work in travel industry. And, there is hope for consumers looking to travel in 2021 with three vaccines to cure the COVID-19.
According to the Wall Street Journal, "coronavirus cabin fever, coupled with a burst of optimism over the vaccine, is sparking some big-trip dreams for 2021. High-end travelers are laying plans for bucket-list journeys to make up for lost time, injecting some light into a still-grim pandemic winter."
Dreamers will embark on a socially distant trip of a lifetime with proof of a negative COVID-19 test results and a corona virus vaccine passport. Although there is still a lot uncertainty in the travel industry, Allen Marketing Communications, Inc., a boutique travel and lifestyle public relations agency, spotlights the key 2021 travel trends to help savvy destination marketers, hoteliers and travel suppliers get back on the road to recovery.
VR Tours (Virtual Reality Tours) will serve as inspiration for helping frequent travelers plan their next vacation. It is an effective tool for travel providers to showcase the unique offerings for a particular destination, cruise, hotel or travel tour operator.
Basically, potential travelers use a VR headset to enable them to embark on 360-degree tour for a particular travel offering. VR headsets are invaluable for help savvy travelers plan and ultimately book their next great adventure.
Travel Advisors will prove invaluable for savvy travelers with the itch to travel during this epidemic. Since there is so much uncertainty in the travel industry and things are constantly changing with lockdowns, closings and delayed re-openings, a trusted travel advisor will prove invaluable as it pertains to flexible change fees for airline tickets, hotel stays and cruise vacations.
According to the Wellness Tourism Association (WTA), ‘Wellness Travel’ is described as, “travel that allows the traveler to maintain, enhance or kick-start a healthy lifestyle, and support or increase one’s sense of wellbeing.” As we embrace the new normal, Wellness Vacations -- yoga, meditation and spa retreats -- will be vital to help individuals relax, rejuvenate and refresh the mind, body and soul after months of lockdown, quarantine and endless messages to social distance.
RV Vacations have exploded during the pandemic because it provides the ultimate escape and ample opportunities to social distant while traveling on the road. For those who are not ready to venture abroad, RV vacations provide the ultimate socially distant vacation complete with your own kitchen, shower and bed.
"Americans' desire to travel safely has fueled RV owners' profits. Seventy-five percent of RV owners garnered more rental income than in 2019, a quarter of which have cited significantly higher income this year despite widespread shutdowns and travel restrictions.," according to RV Share.
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