Innovation in Tourism: a relaunch

Orseg National Park, Hungary

For some weeks or months, tourism professionals have been confined to their homes. Many have been rethinking how their destinations or businesses might operate differently in the coming months and years.

From this forced introspection, we are seeing an outpouring of innovative ideas. We are also seeing a return to powerful and creative ideas from the past, that were once considered marginal but may now be influential in reshaping tourism.

Over the coming months, Innovation in Tourism will be selecting examples that can be an inspiration for the new world of tourism, whether they come from the present or the past.

The members of the Innovation in Tourism LinkedIn group are all senior professionals of tourism with many years’ experience ( We invite them to contribute their own examples of how the world of tourism might evolve.


Written by David Ward-Perkins.