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Travel + Leisure is the world’s leading travel content brand, dedicated to inspiring and empowering the most curious and passionate travelers to travel more and travel better. Its flagship print edition is the largest-circulation and only monthly consumer travel magazine in the United States, with an audience of 6.3 million. Its website,, has approximately 10 million unique visitors monthly, and the brand's social media footprint across all major channels encompasses more than 12.5 million followers. Travel + Leisure currently has four international editions—in China, India, Southeast Asia, and Mexico—as well as a suite of newsletters, clubs, retail stores, and partnerships, including, most recently, Travel + Leisure Great Adventures by Butterfield & Robinson.

Travel’s Bright Future: A Report from the Travel + Leisure & ILTM Rising Stars Roundtable

Travel’s Bright Future: A Report from the Travel + Leisure & ILTM Rising Stars Roundtable

In the Digital Age, where the technologies in circulation seem limitless, the role of the travel agent can seem obsolete. Yet, in the luxury travel market, travel agencies are booming with 40% of all luxury trips being booked via an agent.

These agents are the travel industry insiders. They know how to stay relevant and gain a fresh perspective on the new breed of travellers. So how do we find out what’s on their minds? We hold a lunch!

A select group of emerging travel advisors is chosen to attend the Rising Stars Lunch with Travel + Leisure at ILTM in Cannes, handpicked for their impressive clientele of affluent young travellers.

In this report, we explore their insights into the evolving luxury market. Consider this your roadmap on:

  • Buzzwords: authentic and transformational
  • Geo-politics and its influence
  • Bridging the generational divide
  • Social awareness and consciousness
  • Preparing for future challenges in travel

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