Globetrender uses freelance journalists, insiders and trend-spotters to keep it at the cutting-edge…
Ben Brown is Globetrender’s senior trend reporter. When he’s not dashing between London and his home in York, he’s exploring the best climbing spots (and the best food) around the world
He has written about
Why new airline Joon is for Millennials
Four mobile bank cards of the future
How Crystal Cruises is redefining ultra-luxury holidays
Three trends defining luxury travel of tomorrow
Why rock climbing is the new fitness travel trend
Chile’s scenic highway the “Route of Parks”
The PopUp flying car from Airbus
How virtual reality is inspiring people to book holidays
SpaceX to send tourists to the Moon in 2018
Low-cost long-haul: Norwegian sells £50 transatlantic flights
Revolutionary Side Slip seat proposed for economy class
Scientists discover possible cure for jet-lag
Why Airbnb is branching into flights and experiential trips
No snow: is climate change killing the ski industry?
Ryanair proposes no-fare flights within a decade
Floating Good Hotel comes to London
Six members-only travel apps changing trip planning
Seven reasons Heist Bank restaurant is trending in London
Can a travel bot book my holiday?
Why Pokemon Go is inspiring real-world exploration
Seven nude experiences everyone should try once
Autonomous flying taxis are set to revolutionise urban travel
New social platform Zipskee connects travellers with locals
World’s first voice-activated hotel room opens for business
The People Walker: the new (old) way to see Los Angeles
The 20 most-visited cities in 2016
Tourist spending in Dubai tops world ranking
Meet Antlos, the Airbnb for yacht holidays
Poke: why Hawaiian street food is trending in London
New PAYG coworking space opens in London
15 defining travel trends of 2016
Baby Boom: Virgin Galactic to launch supersonic jet
Jack Southan is a (loosely) UK-based freelance travel writer and regular contributor to Globetrender. He spends considerable amounts of time overseas – living in the jungles of Thailand or motorbiking the length of India, for example, jotting down stories as he goes. He has written for publications including National Geographic Traveller, Lonely Planet, Himalaya Magazine, Country by Country and ABTA Magazine. Follow him on Twitter @jacksouthan
Here are some of the articles Jack has written for Globetrender…
From ElBulli to Disfrutar: the new wave in avant garde cooking
Midnight cowboy: how to experience New Year’s Eve twice in one night
Lifestyle curation: the rise of the designer city guide
5 top emerging tourist destinations: why your next trip could be to Iran
Such great heights: the rise of urban exploration
Not just for brunch: how eggs are transforming the London food scene
Travel bookings rise to locations in new James Bond film
Box office hit: how Immfly is bringing cinema to the skies
Crowds vs computers: the future of global metro systems
Labour of love: working for free to see the world
Rose Dykins is a Brighton-based travel journalist, and has written for The Telegraph, Lonely Planet and The Sunday Times Travel Magazine. She loves spontaneous trips to Asia, responsible travel, and discovering a city’s personality. She was shortlisted for Young Travel Writer of the Year at the 2015 Travel Media Awards. Follow her on Twitter @rose_dykins
Rose has written…
Surprise travel: taking trips to mystery destinations
Eye in the sky: British Airways to launch world’s first vertical cable car
Digital nomads: the future of work is… travelling
Baby Boomers now spend more on travel than Millennials
Mama Shelter opens in Rio – with space for artists to collaborate
Journalism graduate Hannah began writing for Globetrender in 2017. Her articles include…
Why Royal Caribbean is recruiting an Instagram intern
Boeing designs 21st-century spacesuit
Delta uses tray tables to create art gallery in the sky
Rachael Ellenger is a budget traveller with expensive taste in food. She is currently on a mission to explore Europe by couch and coach in pursuit of great local cuisines and interesting stories.
She recently wrote about Easyjet’s new Sneakairs “smart” shoes.
Ramy is an award-winning travel journalist. Recent trips have included skiing in South Korea and trekking across Jordan’s epic Wadi Rum. He also uses his many years of experience as a travel PR to keep abreast of the latest trends and has specialist knowledge of the Far East.
He has written about why robots will star in upcoming Asian sporting events
Tamara is a Cambridge-educated tech guru who co-founded camera app Infiltr. She has written about the future of digital nomads.
Sara is a professional travel journalist and editor who has worked for Business Traveller and ABTN. She has written about how Banksy has helped reinvent Weston-Super-Mare.
Will is a London-based aviation enthusiast who has written about why Instagram is making plane-spotting glamorous.
Ian is a member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders. He is Globetrender’s excellent proofreader – check out his website if you’d like to employ his skills as well.