adventure travel

Tourism

WTTC releases ‘Safe Travels’ protocols for adventure travel

With the sector expected to see an increase in popularity as travellers seek more unique experiences post-COVID-19, adventure travel has received the WTTC treatment.

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Tourism

John O’Sullivan on Experience Co.’s reset, travel’s recovery and Westbury’s “appalling” comments

by Huntley Mitchell

Travel Weekly has gone one-on-one with Experience Co. CEO and former Tourism Australia boss John O’Sullivan. As in interview him – not verse him in an online game of chess or Battleship.

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Tourism

Is this floating “house-boat-trike” an adventure traveller’s dream?

This kooky concept seems like it came straight out of a Wes Anderson film, but according to the creators, it is very serious, and very real, and could arrive by 2021.

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Wholesalers

Intrepid launches social media campaign to highlight the importance of travel

The adventure travel company is encouraging travellers to write a letter to someone who made their travel experience special.

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Explore picks its top five destinations for 2020

Got an adventurous client who’s keen to get off the trodden path? Keep your finger on the pulse with this helpful list.

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Destinations

Eat your way through the globes healthiest national dishes

Personally, we’d prefer to eat our way through the world’s national desserts, but each to their own.

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Travel Agents

EXCLUSIVE: Explore Worldwide MD on how to sell adventure and trends to follow

Explore Worldwide has appointed Adventure World Travel as their Aussie GSA! To celebrate we asked Joe Ponte if he could give us a free trip. He told us these selling tips instead.

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The world’s first zero-waste adventure is here

We tried to reduce waste in our office by starting a compost heap but apparently it was a “health hazard” and “piling trash in the corner doesn’t count as compost”

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Exclusive: World Expeditions CEO Sue Badyari talks major trends in adventure travel

by Ali Coulton

In other news, some major trends we are trying to bring back include rainbow shoelaces, fuzzy bucket hats and constantly being at least 15 minutes late.

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Calling all ‘brave’ travellers: Intrepid launches one-off mystery expedition

The bravest thing we’ve done lately is making our housemate kill a cockroach for us. It almost touched our foot and we are still in shock.

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Destinations

Travel trends: The changing nature of adventure travel

by Ali Coulton

The most adventurous thing we’ve done lately is catching the train during peak hour. Which we do every morning. It’s very surprising we’ve come out unscathed thus far.

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“It’s much more than Hobbits and big mountains”: Here’s how you SHOULD sell New Zealand

by Ali Coulton

If you’re planning on going Hobbit spotting in NZ, you’re in for a rude shock. Don’t worry though, the land of the long white cloud has SO MUCH more to offer.

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