Blog resource library for tour operators and travel agents

Understanding the differences between DMOs and DMCs

Understanding the differences between DMOs and DMCs

The terminology and acronyms that fill the tourism industry are enough to give anyone a headache. With destinations being integral to travel, we are using this blog to focus on two groups of experts that you might be unsure of – Destination Management Organisations (DMOs) and Destination Management Companies (DMCs).

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How to prepare your tourism business for a COVID-19 vaccine

How to prepare your tourism business for a COVID-19 vaccine

COVID-19 vaccines are coming and tourism businesses worldwide are finally seeing a light at the end of the tunnel. For many, however, there are still more questions than answers. From timelines and vaccine certificates to rules and regulations; read on to understand what a vaccine means for your tour operator business.

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What tour operators need to do to prepare for 2021

What tour operators need to do to prepare for 2021

Excitement levels have peaked within the tourism industry with the earlier than expected release of coronavirus vaccines. With international travel on the horizon, share prices increasing and borders reopening, continue reading to learn how tour operators can best prepare for 2021 and the inevitable tourism boom.

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Tourism industry statistics for 2020 and beyond

Tourism industry statistics for 2020 and beyond

Keeping your finger on the pulse of industry trends is paramount for tour operators’ survival in today’s world. To help you stay ahead, we have gathered the most valuable industry statistics and trends that will help you make decisions for 2021 and beyond.

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Domestic tourism: Marketing your way to success

Domestic tourism: Marketing your way to success

With domestic travel surging in popularity in the wake of COVID-19, tour operators should be looking to perfect their marketing strategies to fully capitalise on this boom. Evaluating sub-branding and marketing channels, leveraging industry connections, and shaping itineraries to the domestic traveller are key considerations that this blog explores.

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What the future holds for safari tour operators

What the future holds for safari tour operators

Tourists from around the world are enthralled by the adventure of spotting African wildlife in its natural habitat; for many it is a big bucket list item. Lending itself strongly to bubble travel, the luxury travel market, and greatly influencing conservation efforts in Africa, safari tour operators are well placed to thrive when travel returns.

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19+ free online tools for tour operators and travel agents

19+ free online tools for tour operators and travel agents

As a tour operator, your time is beyond valuable. In this blog, we have put together a list of our favourite free resources that look to increase your efficiency and reduce workloads. From itinerary images and social media management, to analytics and browser extensions, click to uncover these fantastic online tools.

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5 social media tips for tour operators

5 social media tips for tour operators

As tour operators we understand the need to cut through the noise on social media and stand out from the competition. However, many are unknowingly overlooking a number of ‘quick wins’ that can boost digital engagement. Read on to discover 5 things you can do to take your social media game to a whole new level.

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The future of tourism: travel trends for 2021 and beyond

The future of tourism: travel trends for 2021 and beyond

What will the future of travel look like? While we can’t be sure of the specifics, we certainly know that travel will look very different in 2021 and beyond. However, with this comes an exciting opportunity to adapt their business practices, innovate and get creative. Continue reading to get a glance at what’s in store for the future of tourism and learn how to sustain your profitability.

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