Infographic: Technology in the Travel Industry

Posted March 6, 2013 by Nellie Huang in Blog

Every Wednesday, we feature a new infographic related to travel – ranging from fun facts to airline news.

This week we take a look at the transition of technology in the travel industry. from train to tweet in 171 years. It’s amazing to see how travel has evolved so dramatically over the years – from 1841, when the first train journey took off, to 2012, an era where almost 70% of consumers book their travels online.

The Travel Industry 1841 - 2012

This infographic was created by Teletext Holidays.

About the Author

Nellie Huang

Nellie Huang is the co-founder and editor-in-chief of WildJunket. As a professional travel writer with a special interest in offbeat destinations, she has written for numerous publications including CNN, International Business Times, BBC, Wend, and Lonely Planet. In her quest for adventure, she’s climbed an active volcano in Guatemala, swam with sea lions in the Galapagos, played with lemurs in Madagascar and cruised alongside penguins in Antarctica.

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