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Addressing the Ongoing Challenge of Sustainability in the Cruise Industry

While discussions around sustainability in business have been ongoing since the late 80s, the travel industry has often lagged behind, with the cruise sector being particularly slow to show up....

Rebecca Somes

By Rebecca Somes

What is the Ultimate Outcome of a Data Warehouse?

A data warehouse is much more than a place to store data and units of information. It combines different data pools from different storage, allowing for sound strategic planning and data-backed decisions.

Rebecca Somes

By Rebecca Somes

What is an Internet Booking Engine?

An Internet Booking Engine (IBE) is a software that revolutionizes the way travel companies operate. It empowers customers to book travel products and services online, enhancing their convenience. This user-friendly platform allows travellers to search for flights, hotels, car rentals,...

Rebecca Somes

By Rebecca Somes

How to Find Clients as a Travel Agent

As a travel agent, acquiring new customers is crucial for your success. Since each customer can only take a limited number of vacations per year, expanding your customer base is essential. Despite some challenges, there are effective methods available to...

Rebecca Somes

By Rebecca Somes

Inventory System Used by Travel Agencies

When we consider the world of online travel, managing a collection of travel products effectively is important. A dynamic Inventory System is the cornerstone that assists in the integration of static and dynamic content, ensuring a streamlined experience for both...

Rebecca Somes

By Rebecca Somes

Data Analytics in the Travel Industry

In the world of travel and tourism, the connection between data and the industry is undeniable. Airlines have long used analytics to optimize their revenue streams, while leaders in hospitality rely on data for critical decisions spanning property distribution and...

Rebecca Somes

By Rebecca Somes

How is Big Data Being Used in the Travel Industry

The integration of big data analytics has emerged as a game-changer in the travel industry, revolutionising the way travel companies operate and interact with customers.

Rebecca Somes

By Rebecca Somes

How to Effectively Market to Cruise Ship Passengers

When it comes to travel and tourism, the cruise industry stands out for luxury, adventure, and unmatched experiences. As the demand for cruise vacations continues to grow, cruise ship operators need to create strong marketing strategies to capture the attention...

Rebecca Somes

By Rebecca Somes

How To Sell Cruises

It's essential to thoroughly understand the cruise industry. This means acquiring knowledge about various cruise lines, their fleets, itineraries, destinations, and target demographics.

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By Rebecca Somes

Guide to Package Travel Regulations

It’s important to understand the rules and regulations that come with travel packages. These rules are like the backbone of the relationship between travelers and the travel agents, making sure everything goes smoothly and safely.

Rebecca Somes

By Rebecca Somes

The Future of Travel Agents Explained

The travel industry is constantly changing, shaped by technological advancements, changing consumer behaviours, and global events such as the pandemic. In this blog, we look into the future of travel agents, exploring key trends, emerging opportunities, and the transformation of...

Rebecca Somes

By Rebecca Somes

Understanding the Difference Between Tour Operators and Travel Agents

Tour operators and travel agents might seem similar at first glance, but they have distinct roles when it comes to planning a vacation. While they both offer some similar services, it's helpful to know which one best fits certain needs.

Rebecca Somes

By Rebecca Somes

What is an Automated Travel System?

If you're considering launching a travel start-up or aiming to update and expand your online travel business, automation is essential. An automated travel system (ATS) is like your personal travel assistant but in the form of computer software.

Rebecca Somes

By Rebecca Somes

Exploring the Rise in Luxury River Cruises in Asia

The cruise industry in Asia is booming, offering great opportunities for travel agents who take the initiative. Each country in Asia has its own unique cruise market.

Rebecca Somes

By Rebecca Somes

Internet Booking Engines – What Are the Benefits to My Business?

If you're in the process of launching a travel website or have recently joined a travel company, chances are you've encountered the terms Internet Booking Engine (IBE) or Online Booking Engine (OBE).

Rebecca Somes

By Rebecca Somes

Optimising Your Travel Website for Mobile Users

Websites that are mobile-friendly attract more sales and leads due to their user-friendly design. With a mobile-friendly website, people can easily access your business from their phones, tablets, or computers without any inconvenience.

Rebecca Somes

By Rebecca Somes