American Express reveals 2024 top travel trends

American Express Travel released its 2024 Global Travel Trends Report, highlighting the inspiration and trends driving global travel bookings this year

Mar 13, 2024

The 2024 Global Travel Trends Report uncovers the driving forces behind why people are traveling right now. While the preferences and motivations of global travelers vary nationally, generationally, and otherwise, one thing remains clear: they intend to make the most of their trips this year.

Key takeaways

  • For the Love of the Game: Sports fans are planning trips around athletic events, whether it involves a favorite sport, a beloved team, or an international multi-sport competition;
  • Planning Big: Major, expedition-style adventures, like a trip to the Galapagos Islands or trekking with the gorillas, deliver the transformative experiences that travelers are looking for;
  • Going Solo: Travelers are takings trips alone, embracing the ease of planning and ability to tailor itineraries that are a perfect fit;
  • On a Whim: With so much of life being structured and scheduled these days, people are seeking flexibility in their travel plans and leaving room for spontaneity.

Get the full report at American Express

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