From Pre-Flight Meal Apps to Shire-Inspired Accommodations

By: Rebecca Byers - Oct 12, 2015
The top October 2015 travel trends include everything from innovative concept hotels to gamechanging pre-flight meal-ordering apps.

Located just outside of Deadwood, South Dakota, the Treehouse by Gordon Mack is a Lord of the Rings-inspired guest house that pays homage to the fictitious Shire abodes. The Middle Earth-themed treehouse is actually on the larger Chateau de Soleil country estate and speaks to serious fandom.

An app that has the power to change the perception of airline dining, Air Grub is an application that gives travelers the chance to pre-order dishes from terminal restaurants, allowing them to simply grab and go while on the way to their gate. Since the meals can be brought on the flight, the app is essential when avoiding costly airline menus.

The top October 2015 travel trends showcase the changing scope of travel and the role of mobile is improving overall customer experience.