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Accessible Tourism

Virtual reality offers consumers access to travel experiences around the globe

Implications - Virtual reality is becoming a conduit for accessibility, particularly as it relates travel. The use of virtual reality as a means of exploring the world particularly appeals to consumers with limited mobility, whether for financial or medical reasons. This use of virtual reality highlights how technology is being used to keep consumers connected to the larger world.
Workshop Question — What are the changes that virtual reality is having on your industry and/or brand?
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5 Featured, 38 Examples:
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Date Range:
Jul 17 — Jul 19
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Featured Examples

Senior VR Travel Campaigns
Senior VR Travel Campaigns
This Virtual Reality Travel Project Fulfilled Seniors' Travel Goals
In an endeavor to help seniors see more of the world, this virtual reality travel project enabled older people to view different destinations. Technology and Life is a collaborative effort between... MORE
Senior-Friendly VR Travel Experiences
Senior-Friendly VR Travel Experiences
The University of Tokyo Makes Tech Increasingly Accessible
An ambitious team at the University of Tokyo, led by Kento Toshima who has a background as a therapist, has taken it upon itself to make VR travel available to seniors. The utilization of virtual... MORE
play_circle_filled Underwater Train Voyages
Underwater Train Voyages
'Eurostar Odyssey' Takes Passengers on a Virtual Journey Under the Sea
Eurostar recently introduced an onboard virtual reality experience for train passengers called ‘Odyssey,’ which will take guests deep undersea on a journey while they are transported to... MORE
play_circle_filled Underwater 360 VR Experiences
Underwater 360 VR Experiences
Barceló Hotels Arranges an Immersive Tour in the Canary Islands
Thanks to the technology behind 360 VR experiences, “armchair wanderlust” is becoming a possibility. This means that individuals with restricted mobility, those who can’t afford it... MORE
play_circle_filled VR Travel Series
VR Travel Series
'Discovery TRVLR' Offers a Virtual Journey to All Seven Continents
In partnership with Google, Discovery is creating an all-new virtual reality travel series called Discovery TRVLR that will take viewers on a journey across all seven continents.  The 38-... MORE

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