When we lost our way

Somewhere along the way – particularly in the last 10 years – it feels like the very concept of travel has become diluted.

Somewhere along the way – particularly in the last 10 years and perhaps connected to the advent of social media and the speed at which information flies from someone’s keyboard to someone else’s screen – it feels like the very concept of travel has become diluted.
My generation and those younger than me have just become a little bit spoilt by the ease and the affordability and accessibility of this once-ethereal concept of global travel.

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By Simon Willmore

Simon is the Developer for Eye for the Light. He has worked in travel journalism and publishing for a decade, writing for Rough Guides, Frommer's and Bradt Guides, and is the youngest-ever chairman of the British Guild of Travel Writers.