The travel industry is reeling from growing travel restrictions worldwide in response to the Omicron variant, and travel businesses feel left out in the cold by the government. But while this winter feels bleak, we're not back where we were in January 2021. Many holiday operators are still hopeful for a healthy summer season in 2022. In the meantime, ABTA will keep putting pressure on the government to support us through the winter.
In this issue, we put together a trend forecast for 2022, asking industry experts for their tourism and travel industry predictions for the coming year. We round up the top 10 destinations where we predict the most holiday bookings for this year, according to ABTA's own extensive research. Then, we learn about the most innovative new wellness treatments taking over resorts and spas, and spotlight ABTA's new Travel with Confidence campaign.