Tag: Travelotopos

Viator Accelerate Program | What it means for the industry

Viator introduces the accelerate program and promises more visibility and raises of Bookings in exchange for a higher commission rate.

March 1st, 2022

What is happening with the Res Tech Companies?

Currently, reservation system companies of our industry keep on breaking the news with updates about their new pricing policies. Spokesmen of tours and activity operators are presenting the pros and cons of the pricing models while explaining the changes occurred due to the Covid-19 situation and how every business is focusing their own survival. Seat comfortably and enjoy the match,…

October 8th, 2020

What is the cut-off time and why it can benefit your business?

  To understand better the ‘cut-off’ time meaning let’s break it down. A reservation has a booking window allowing travelers to book their activity and a time limit upon a reservation is made and it becomes unbookable, prior to traveler’s actual arrival (for the activity performance), this is called cut-off. For example, you may book an activity 24 before the start time, but you cannot…

July 30th, 2020

Only Digital Infrastructure Can Help Us

    The virus has provided a new start for digital infrastructure development. Using cloud, big data and AI applications creates room for industries to develop and build a new economic model.   Businesses need to modernise, upgrade and update their digital presence to survive through crisis. We need to understand that technology serves US.   Hotels and restaurants can…

June 1st, 2020

Put in place your business Re-Opening Plan

  Navigate your way to your business opening hand in hand with you Travelotopos Market Expert. By understanding the challenges from all perspectives (financial, tactical, social) and evaluating the situation you should start working on your development plan for re-opening your business. See steps below:  Evaluate fixed costs and what can be performed to reduce them Develop your financial plan…

April 13th, 2020

How to improve my business on OTAs (2)

  Key Strategies to Increase Revenue on OTAs ( part 2) Our Travelotopos Market Expert has already mentioned that you should see OTAs as your marketing and sales opportunity and befriend them. The Online Travel Agents offer great data information which you can use to optimise your revenue through them with the below  three (3) important strategies taken into consideration.…

April 6th, 2020

How to improve my business on OTAs

    Let’s talk about OTAs Recognise the Online Travel Agents as a marketing and sales channel for your business. Elaborate your product and give it an opportunity to be sold online. The OTAs play an enormous influence on the way travellers make their tour bookings. Make your business friendlier to the the Online Travel Agent and benefit from it.…

March 30th, 2020

Breaking News: TripAdvisor ⚡ Viator split

Viator to Operate Independently   TripAdvisor announced 200 layoffs around the world as part of the company’s reorganization, emphasizing on Viator as a separate tours and activities brand. The statement letter reports that Dermot Halpin, TripAdvisor’s president of experiences and vacation rentals, is leaving the company, and that CEO and Co-Founder Stephen Kaufer will run the Experiences team for 90…

January 24th, 2020

Travelotopos App

  Consolidate all your daily business information in one place     What would you like for 2020? How about having your business at your fingertips?   We proudly unveiled our latest technological craft, the Travelotopos mobile application. Ideal for your daily business management and operations overview at a glance. Your perfect business companion.   Take a closer look at your workflow. Organize all…

January 10th, 2020

Bleisure is the new reality. Are you up to date?

The digital revolution brought us to an environment of digital nomads to full-time free lancers in a co-working space, a new addition now with the Generation Y entering the work force, another change to the business ecosystem has arrived. The hybrid “bleisure” of business and leisure travel.   Technology has blurred the character of the business trip due to the…

November 18th, 2019