Entries by Open Destinations

NEWS – MEET US IN Q1 2020

In the first few months of the new year, Open Destinations will be exhibiting at both Travel Technology Europe at Olympia, London and ITB Berlin at Messe Berlin. Read below for details on including our stand numbers and pre-show appointment booking.    TRAVEL TECHNOLOGY EUROPE 2020 When: 26 February – 27 February Where: Olympia, London […]

WEBINAR – TRAVEL OUTSOURCING WIZARDS ON 22/01/20

An efficient, productive and well-oiled back-office is an essential component of operational success for travel providers. The poor execution of administrative processes in the back-office can easily lead to financial loss and representational damage. Despite many believing tall tales about outsourcing, we know from experience that it can be a transformative solution. Open Destinations is […]

DMC & GROUP TRAVEL TECH WEBINAR: RECORDING NOW AVAILABLE

Yesterday we hosted a webinar entitled ‘Using the Power of Technology to Grow Your DMC’. A global array of DMCs from India to Costa Rica joined the hour long session, which predominantly focused on technology trends, complexities and innovation for group travel. During the webinar, we covered: The complexities of group travel Trends, expectations and […]

NEWS – QUEENSLAND RAIL CHOOSES OPEN DESTINATIONS’ TRAVEL STUDIO SYSTEM

London, 9:00 AM GMT, 21st November 2019 – Major Australian railway operator Queensland Rail has selected the Travel Studio enterprise technology platform as the new Travel Booking System for its long-distance travel and tourism business.  The multi-million-dollar deal sees Queensland Rail enter into a long-term partnership with travel technology specialists Open Destinations, who have successfully […]

BLOG – DISCOVERY SERIES: PEACE OF MIND

We have recently covered both ‘Customers‘ and ‘Revenue‘ in our Discovery Series posts. Both are areas in which Open Destinations and our product functionalities are specifically focused. This time around, we’re talking about Peace of Mind. Open Destinations aspires to deliver peace of mind to all of our customers, suppliers and partners. Here’s a few […]

WEBINAR – DMC ‘GROUP QUOTES’ ON 27/11/19

On Thursday November 27th Open Destinations will presenting a webinar entitled ‘Using the Power of Technology to Grow your Destination Management Company’. Many of Open Destinations’ ninety-plus customers operate in the destination management sector, making us the leading provider of reservation systems for DMCs in leisure travel. Working closely with prominent global DMC brands such […]

BLOG – DISCOVERY SERIES: CUSTOMERS

In this latest edition of our Discovery Series, we shine a light on a selection of the ways in which the benefits of Open Destinations’ products and services filter through to the B2B or B2C customer or traveller. So what are they?   Responsive Functionality Most of the operations run in our reservations systems Travel Studio and Travel […]

BLOG – APPSOLUTELY FABULOUS WITH INTERRAILING PACKAGES

Ireland-based specialist tour operator Interrailing Packages have been providing their customers with mobile itineraries via Open Destinations’ Tineri solution since September 2018. After over a year using the app, we spoke with the company’s Service Team Lead, Lisa Maguire. Tell us about Interrailing Packages. Why the company was started? and what’s your mission? “Interrailing Packages […]

BLOG – DISCOVERY SERIES: REVENUE GROWTH

All businesses, no matter the industry or market they operate in, share an aim to grow their revenues. When a new customer chooses an Open Destinations product or service, growing their revenue is nearly always a key objective for the project. Throughout the last two decades of business, we have proven that we can deliver […]

NEWS – OPEN DESTINATIONS RECOGNISED AS A PIONEER IT COMPANY

The Goa Technology Association (GTA) has recognised Open Destinations as the ‘Pioneer IT Company in Goa’. Open Destinations is one of the largest IT companies in Goa and the largest travel technology and travel outsourcing specialist. We are delighted to receive this award and extremely proud to be part of the Goan business community. In […]

NEWS – OPEN DESTINATIONS TO SPEAK ABOUT GROUP TRAVEL TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION AT ITB ASIA 2019

Phil Napleton, Open Destinations’ SVP Products, will take to the ITB Asia Travel Technology Theatre stage for a keynote session on Friday October 18th (Day 3). The subject of Phil’s 30 minute presentation will be ‘How technological innovations are shaping the future for group travel’.  Technological development has been mainly focused on FIT travel in […]

NEWS – OPEN DESTINATIONS SUPERCHARGE GROUP & FIT TRAVEL QUOTATION PROCESS

The new functionality in Open Destinations’ Travel Studio reservation system helps both group and FIT tour operators build itineraries and proposals three to four times faster. Travel technology specialists Open Destinations are using this year’s ITB Asia in Singapore and the World Travel Market in London, to launch a new Itinerary Builder specifically designed for […]