Generation Alpha is the term used for people between the period that defines the beginning of the 2010s, up till the mid-2020s. Since these are kids born after 2010, their maximum age right now would be 9 years old. Now we can all only imagine and if you have a kid that falls in the Generation Alpha category, then you know how technology has completely taken over these kids. It's not like the old times, where technology was at the basic level and far out of reach of children.
In fact, parents themselves are comfortable with their children playing with mobile phones, tablets and other smart electronics. But how has this technological revolution and advancement changed the way these children think? And what is the impact of these young ones on leisure family travels?
If you have a generation alpha kid, one of the basic requirements that would pop up in your mind is to keep your child entertained. Since they are adapted to technology, their chances of getting easily bored are very high. So, a little bit of technology would be required to keep them entertained on the trip. But that's not all. The big decisions of a leisure trip — the accommodation and travelling purpose are the main deal. The infographic below shall provide you with some cool statistics regarding leisure family travel trends, influenced by Generation Alpha.
Infographic by: ExpediaGroup