According to a series of surveys aimed at travel sellers and travel suppliers conducted by Wellness Tourism Worldwide between 2012 and 2013, respondents identified the following needs:
With epidemic levels of stress contributed to chronic disease, it is no surprise consumers are partaking in vacations designed to benefit mind, body and spirit.
“Health opens the door to a whole new world – as does travel. Wellness travel presents an amazing opportunity for both the travel industry and the clients it serves. It’s both personally and professionally rewarding; everyone wants to be vibrant and well.” said Camille Hoheb, wellness travel industry expert, Founder of Wellness Tourism Worldwide and Editor of the Wellness Travel Journal.
About WTW’s New Initiative: Selling Wellness Travel provides knowledge, contacts and resources for travel agents and suppliers to promote wellness vacations and retreats. Selling Wellness Travel provides personalized support, travel agent promotion and customized training solutions.(www.sellingwellnesstravel.com)
About: Wellness Tourism Worldwide (WTW) provides market intelligence, education and promotion to destinations, travel sellers and traveler suppliers. WTW’s mission is to improve well-being and economic growth through travel. Our team includes experts in healthcare and tourism responsible for global branding, spa operations, hotel management, hospital administration and healthcare marketing. (www.wellnesstourismworldwide.com)
About: Wellness Travel Journal (WTJ) transports inspires, educates and motivates readers to invest in themselves through wellness experiences, vacations and retreats and book their next trip. (www.wellnesstraveljournal.com)