Wearable tech set to 'take travel to the next level'
New devices such as the Apple Watch will take travel to the next level, with capabilities like one-tap flight check-ins, real-time transit updates and directions, a reports claims.
Smart watches will even give users the ability to unlock hotel rooms by waving the watch in front of your hotel door, according to traveller engagement platform Sojern.
Starwood Hotels is already developing an app for the Apple Watch that acts as a room key.
However, some early-adopter airlines like Air Berlin and Iberia have already introduced pilots for smartwatch boarding passes, which can be used by owners of devices such as the Samsung Gear 2, Pebble, Pebble Steel and the Sony Smartwatch 2.