Key Takeaways: xxx We are all adjusting to our new realities, social meet ups might be out, digital hang outs are in and as the Easter holidays begin, we’ve come together for what feels like the world’s largest experiment of a #StayHomeCation. There is no doubt about it Brits love to travel, and like a coiled spring, to cure that wanderlust UK consumers are beginning to plan for ‘the day after’ bounce back. According to BVA BDRC’s 2ndweek of tracking consumers, many now have a clear idea of when they will book that holiday, flights, hotel rooms, and days out. And as less people are referring to 6 month plus or unknown, many are looking to book in the next 1 to 3 months. This is mirrored in the
We kicked off this the year guest speaking at MMU’s The Institute of Travel and Tourism ‘Future You’ event, joined by the next generation of tourism cohorts, I was sharing my (nearly) 30 years in travel and tourism which started with an NVQ and like many I worked in a hotel as well as having bar and retail jobs to earn my keep. I loved connecting with people, making their experience a little brighter and I was lucky enough to combine my love for this and with marketing to do what I think is one of the best jobs in the world. Sure, it throws a few curve balls now and again but that’s what makes it interesting! Being honest though I thought I
At Vivid we are in conversation with the IPA and the ITT and undertaking UKGov surveys to ensure that we can offer all our clients the very best advice. For now, we have to accept its going to be a #homecation for us and for all. Be inspired, ready for the world to open up again and create your own holidays at home! “For The Love of Travel” was born out of Vivid’s passion for Tourism. Vivid is an award-winning travel marketing agency. We are a team of strategists, creatives and content makers who showcase the destinations and attractions to the world.” Take care, stay safe.