The travel industry should stand up strong
“To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.” Aldous Huxley.
The Corona pandemic has dealt a vicious blow to our industry. We sit at home in a state of paralysis having received what feels like a knock-out punch. Now we are down, it is a good moment to consider our true standing in the world. We are a giant – a trillion dollar industry that employs up to a fifth of the world’s population – and also overwhelmingly a force of good in the world.