Entries by Tim Russell

10 Steps to the Perfect FAM/Press Trip with Tineri

If you’re a tourism board, destination marketing organisation (DMO) or tourism industry group, FAM & press trips are a crucial part of your strategy – they’re a great way to promote your destination, forge strong relationships with key agents, journalists and partners, and generate business for your industry. In 2018, it’s no longer enough to […]

5 Reasons Your Next MICE Event Needs a Mobile App

Tour operating is a complicated business at the best of times, but MICE travel (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, Events) takes it to a whole new level of complexity. With big – often huge – groups [arriving on different flights at different times], multiple hotels & venues, activities, last-minute changes, and hundreds of enquiries, requests and complaints […]

Going Mobile – a New Age of Travellers

  By 2025 Millennials and younger generations will account for 75% of all consumers and travellers (Source: Airbnb). Numbering 79 million, Milllenials are already the biggest generation in history and they’re already spending on travel too. While saving for on a house or paying debts was the priority for previous generations, those born since 1994 rank travel as their […]

What’s New? Tineri Features Update July 2018

As usual, our development team are beavering away to continually enhance Tineri! A couple of months ago we told you about exciting new features including Chat, multi-language, our DMC module and survey reporting; now we’ve just released our latest build with more exciting features. Here’s a look at some of them…

Tineri at ETOA Digital City Visitor Conference 2018

ETOA (European Tourism Association) held their City Fair at London’s Barbican Centre yesterday (12 June), and Open Destinations were there to talk about Going Mobile at the Digital City Visitor Conference. In front of over 100 delegates from the tech & travel sectors, Open Destinations Senior VP of Sales & Marketing Marcos Isaac and Business Development […]

New Tineri Demos Available

To show you about how Tineri can power operators in various travel niches, we’ve put together an initial set of demos targeted at different tour operator sectors. Click the links below to sign up and download the app to your smartphone or tablet:

Seven Ways to Load Your Content into Tineri

  When I’m talking to travel companies about Tineri, the most common question I get asked is “How do I get my content on there?” We know that tour operating is pretty labour-intensive, and that your staff can’t afford to spend any more time on a booking than necessary – so that’s why we’ve developed […]