Insights, stories and voices for creators and sellers of Tours, Activities & Attractions
While these are unprecedented times, we need concrete steps to survive, revive, and grow in the times to follow.
I wanted to write about COVID-19 and provide guidance for fellow business owners. I had hoped our current strategy would help us deal with the current crisis. It hasn’t. Here’s what we’re learning.
Tour operators and OTAs are going all-in on virtual experiences during the COVID-19 quarantine. Are they a cure for our current crisis, or merely a way for operators to pass the time?
We have many hurdles ahead and recovery will take time. But if we can take away one thing from Arival, it’s that we are a unique industry, we help, support and encourage one another. A true community that we are all proud to be a part of.
Take these 10 projects as ideas, “thought-starters” to guide you on the review of your business during this tough time. I hope they lead you to discover even more ideas for improvement.
Chris Wilson founded Typically Swiss Tours in 2018 after years of working in the event and broadcasting industries, Chris also owns a number of holiday accommodations for international guests.
In tough times, we all have our doubts. The owner of one small Caribbean operator is sharing them openly here, as well as the things she’s doing now. Take 3 minutes to read this heartfelt story now.
There’s not a lot of good news out there right now, and the founder and CEO of one of Europe’s top tour companies has some blunt advice for fellow operators in this candid Arival Online interview.
If you are looking for guidance on how to navigate the current crisis, read this heartfelt story from one operator in Italy who’s struggling through today, but has big plans for the future.
Heart-breaking, gut-wrenching, and downright inspiring, five tour operators from across Italy share the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on their business, and their outlook for the future.