How Tech and Social Media Are Changing Travel [INFOGRAPHIC]

How Tech and Social Media Are Changing Travel [INFOGRAPHIC]

People use technology more than ever to help find places to go. Technology also helps vacationers enjoy themselves after they reach their destinations. But just how much is technology changing the way we travel?

More than 40% of online traffic related to travel queries now comes from mobile devices.

Just because people are on break, doesn’t necessarily mean they are taking a break from their devices. More than 80% of international vacationers use their smartphones while abroad. On average 44% of travelers use their smartphone to research travel while they’re traveling.

Thanks to the great people at Lab 42 we have the latest tips on how technology and social media are changing our travel experiences in the easy-to-follow infographic below.

What role do tech and social media play in your destination marketing campaign planning? Let us know in the comments.

 How Tech and Social Media Are Changing Travel [INFOGRAPHIC]

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