*MORE HOTELS WILL OFFER FLEXIBLE OR NO CHECK OUT TIMES
Acc to NYT, hotel groups like Peninsula, Patina & Yotel experimenting
w/flexible checkout policies to allow guests more wiggle room in their travel itinerarieS
*FLIGHTS WILL BE CHEAPER
Acc to data from Hopper travel, the average price for a ticket in Jan will be at a 3-yr low.
But flyers should be cautious of super cheap rates– airlines will likely begin tacking on new fees
*ECONOMY CLASS WILL GET MORE CROWDED
So-called slimline seats are already being installed on new Southwest planes– and
it won’t be long before United, American, and others start retrofitting aircraft with skinnier seats.
*NATIONAL PARKS PARTIES WILL BE A THING
National Park Service turns 100 in 2016 and to celebrate, various centennial events
will be held at parks throughout the country
*MORE PEOPLE WILL TURN TO AIRBNB AS HOTEL PRICES RISE.
Global Business Travel Association predicting room rates will rise
4.7 percent in the U.S.and 2.5 percent around the world