Friday, July 31, 2009

MIntTrav.com chooses Adventureengine to supply tours to their agency

Adventure Engine and resellers - a partnership worth pursuing!

MIntTrav.com is an online Travel Agency offering over 100,000 hotels & resorts, 600 airlines, cruises, car hire & rentals anywhere in the world.

MIntTrav.com recently signed up with Adventure Engine to showcase Adventure Travel. They feature just some of the 1000+ awesome, commission ready adventure tours all around the world on their new live booking engine.

"When developing MIntTrav.com we spent months searching for and going through (nearly) every available "adventure travel" affiliate program that is there on the market, and the features combined with the quality of service and response time that we get from Adventure Engine has been the best that we have seen. Thanks so much everyone at Adventure Engine, especially Kelly and Rose."


- Muhammad Kasmani
MIntTrav.com

Online Travel Bookings a Bright Spot

The travel environment remains "surprisingly difficult" everywhere in the world but online travel agency (OTA) bookings should continue to be a bright spot, says a new study by PhoCusWright Inc.



"Online travel agencies should benefit from the ongoing shift in transactions from traditional points of purchase toward the Internet,"said Jack Fuller, the author of the study. He also cited a better-than-expected domestic leisure travel season as another factor improving the outlook for online.
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Online Sales Boom


Online booms as travel numbers tumble

SYDNEY - Traveller numbers have declined in Australia, but the proportion of online bookings has grown sharply, increasing by 26 percent.

Tim Russell, managing director of Amadeus Australia and New Zealand, said, "Online travel agencies are benefiting from the current economic environment, with travellers believing that the best prices can be found online."


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The Adventure Engine System

Adventure Engine offers online sales solutions for every tour operation type - whether you deal in adrenaline adventures or experiential getaways. We help Operators GET ONLINE with our availability calendars, customizable registration forms and shopping carts ... ALL directly connected to their Adventure Engine reservation system.


We also work hard on your behalf to distribute your product to multiple online adventure and travel agency websites.




Adventure Engine provides three main services:

1. Reservation and booking system - get all your bookings into one affordable and easy to use system.

2. Online shopping cart and payment processing for your website - customers can check up to date availability and book online at their convenience.

3. Interfacing / networking with your existing agent network making it easier for them to book your trips - and access to our growing network of distributors giving you extremely affordable marketing exposure.



"We have been using Adventure Engine almost since their inception and we've been very happy with the service. It has saved us a HUGE amount of time with database management and processing sales, and has made booking trips easier for customers as well. Over 80% of our customers now book their trips online."


- Mike Brcic, Owner

Sacred Rides