12 Trends to Watch in 2019

12 Trends to Watch in 2019

The New Year means all too many predictions and “year in review” articles. We don’t want to add to the media fluff. But here are 12 trends we think every creator and seller of Tours, Activities, Attractions & Events should pay attention to this year. We don’t know...
The Tour Operator of the Future

The Tour Operator of the Future

No part of the travel industry is facing more challenges and change than tour operating. New technology, changes in what young travelers want from their trips, and the rise of online booking and online travel agencies (OTAs) are compelling tour companies to change...
Google Wants Into Tours, Activities & Attractions

Google Wants Into Tours, Activities & Attractions

  It was only a matter of time. The search giant has already made major inroads into travel with Google Flights and Hotels. It was inevitable that they would start to look at travel’s third-largest sector: Tours, Activities & Attractions. This year Google...
Peter Gietl Joins Arival as Editor

Peter Gietl Joins Arival as Editor

There is no shortage of travel industry media, content, and conferences. But if you operate in travel’s third-largest sector – the in-destination industry – you’re stuck with newsletters and outlets that mostly cover accommodation, transportation, and destinations. At...