TRAVEL TREND #4: HANDS-ON

Hear Senior Editor at Condé Nast Traveler US Paul Brady give us his prediction for the next big trend in experiential travel.

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TRAVEL TREND #2: SAFE HAVENS

Get the inside track on what's coming next for experiential travel from Porter's Travel Director, Catherine Fairweather.

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TRAVEL TREND #6: VIRTUAL REALITY

Founder of SUITCASE Magazine Serena Guen shares her predictions for how tech innovations will impact travel trends.

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TRAVEL TREND #3: BACK TO BASICS

Get the lowdown on emerging travel trends from freelance travel writer Debbie Pappyn.

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TRAVEL TREND #5: SHARING ECONOMY

Hear what Condé Nast Traveler China Features Editor Guannan Huang had to say at the 2016 PURE Press Roundtable.

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TRAVEL TREND #7: TRAVEL UNPLUGGED

Is anything really new? Hear Founder & CEO of Fathom Pavia Rosati's take on the next big trend in experiential travel.

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TRAVEL TREND #1: TRANSFORMATIONAL TRAVEL

Editor-in-Chief of Travel Weekly and Press Roundtable moderator Arnie Weissman gives his prediction for the next big trend in experiential travel.

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TAKING THE WORLD’S MOST STYLISH SHORTCUT ALONG THE PANAMA CANAL

Ponant's Le Boréal is a cruiser for travellers who don't like cruisers, as adept at breaking ice in Antarctica as she is slipping gracefully through the Panama Channel.

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HANGING WITH THE MAASAI

Stanley Stewart embarks on a trek in Kenya's Loita Hills with a group of Maasai elders, getting their take on bachelor life.

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AGRICULTURE IS KILLING US

Meat production is responsible for 18% of greenhouse gas emissions – that’s more than the world's cars, trains and planes put together. Make it your New Year resolution to contribute to the solution.

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SECRETS TO INSTA-SUCCESS FROM SAVVY INSTAGRAM STORYTELLERS

We asked some of our favourite Instagram storytellers to share tips on how to optimise your storytelling via the super-hot social media channel, from shooting the perfect photo, to why you should be paying attention to Instagram Stories.

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#IWEARCULTURE

Purposeful travel with a focus on finding true treasures is not only a trend, but a movement towards culturally responsible tourism and philanthropy.

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A DESIGN STATE OF MIND

Design is just a state of mind according to Yatzer’s Costas Voyatzis, as he takes us through the true meaning of mindfulness when applied to travel experiences.

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HOW TO FIGHT ABOVE YOUR WEIGHT: TIPS AND TRICKS FOR MARKETING SMALLER LUXURY AND EXPERIENCE-BASED BRANDS

More choice and personalisation of media channels has allowed smaller, focused businesses — particularly in the travel and hospitality realms — the ability to fight well above their weight in terms of articulating their message, value, and attracting an audience. Read on for a few key tips to maximise your return.

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SLEDDING IN A WINTER WONDERLAND

We hear Lapland is a bit busy at this time of year... So why not cross the Norwegian Sea for a white Christmas in Greenland instead?

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EDUCATE A GIRL, EDUCATE THE WORLD

Katie Palmer discovers the true value of education at EFA’s boarding house in Asni.

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MIDNIGHT ON THE EASTERN & ORIENTAL EXPRESS

Stanley Stewart climbs aboard the Eastern & Oriental Express, only to find himself surrounded by characters straight out of an Agatha Christie novel.

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NATIONS SET TO VANISH DUE TO CLIMATE CHANGE

Small promises to help reduce climate change – like those many pledged at PURE 2016 – can be significant if taken on a large scale; especially considering that some may never walk on their own soil again.

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STEPPING BACK IN TIME IN SANTO STEFANO DI SESSANIO

Witnessing the revival of the once near-derelict, now turned high-end retreat: Italian mountain village, Santo Stefano di Sessanio.

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BACK TO THE ROOTS: IS THIS THE NEXT BIG FOOD TREND?

Marcella Echavarria explores dining experiences that go back to the roots of a destination, in more ways than one.

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