Team Arival

It's the biggest outbound travel market - and growing like crazy. Here's what you need to know to reach this audience, from one of Asia's leading sellers of Tours, Activities & Attractions: Eric Gnock Fah, co-founder & COO, Klook.
Change is never easy. For in-destination operators around the world, the need to innovate has never been greater. For Dan Rogoski, president of The Ride in New York City, that meant transforming one of the oldest types of experiences around: the bus tour.
Dubai Tourism announced a plan to launch an online hub for operators and distributors, called the ‘Online Marketplace’. The service will begin in January 2019. According to their announcement, the marketplace will attempt to connect the city’s attractions and experiences within a technological framework as well as to a global network of resellers.
Do you work with your local destination marketing organization (DMO)? If the answer to that question is no or ‘what is a DMO’, you are missing out on one of the most valuable resources to grow your business.
2018 has been a wild year for the in-destination travel industry. We’ve seen mergers, new startups, and companies fold.
Pricing your product can be one of the most difficult decisions you will make. In this informative video Haley Ward, head of tourism sales and marketing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art discusses how they solved a tricky pricing problem by explaining the value to customers.
With Instagram and other social media outlets, customers are looking to share their lives and adventures, especially when they’re on vacation. But are you doing enough to make your business stand out?
The business of getting customers in the door has always been a challenge for operators, even a company selling a product as beloved as chocolate. In this operator profile, a small German chocolate museum describes how, by changing their focus on customers, they grew by 400%.
GlobalTix, a Singapore-headquartered software startup for attractions ticketing and distribution, has raised US $9 million in series A funding from Tin Men Capital. The funding is the latest in a series of investments into startups providing distribution and ticketing technology specifically for attractions and events.
We have a plan for how life will go, but it rarely works out exactly how we thought. In this operator profile, Tom Medin of Local Tastes of the City Tours explains how embracing that can lead to success in life and business.