Preview: Thought-leadership Travel

16.11.2015 Thought-leadership : Bleisure : Luxury Travel
Benjamin Kempton for SideStory

Global – A new wave of holidays aimed at entrepreneurs, creatives and Silicon Valley types blend cultural experiences with dialogue and debate.

  • Luxury travellers are focused on unique experiences that enable them to learn and grow
  • Curiosity Retreats features four days of lectures on science, technology, civilisation and the human spirit combined with yoga and horse-riding

As the lines between business and leisure continue to blur, hotels and travel operators are creating new travel experiences for those who perpetually seek personal growth – even on holiday. Offers such as the Curiosity Retreats in Colorado or SideStory in London introduce guests to thought-leaders and innovators, bringing together educated conversation with relaxation.

The Big Picture

For more on why travel is no longer about flying and flopping, read our Thought-leadership Travel microtrend.