Arival’s Guide to Digital Distributors

Arival’s Guide to Digital Distributors

Here’s your essential guide to digital distributors. Digital continues to change how travelers find and book tours and activities, and today’s operators need access to more online tools and sales opportunities than ever. Online travel agencies (OTAs) and other...
What Comes to Mind When You Hear “OTA”?

What Comes to Mind When You Hear “OTA”?

Arival wanted to know: What do operators think of when they think of online travel agents (OTAs)? Online travel agents (OTAs) can be important tools to help operators widen the reach of their tour, activity or attraction. While operators often prefer direct website...
The Biggest OTA You’ve Never Heard Of

The Biggest OTA You’ve Never Heard Of

Groupon is trying to ditch its rep as a deep discounter in favor of a mobile-focused reseller for tours and activities. To convince operators, they have their work cut out for them. Groupon built a billion-dollar activities, attractions and events business on its...