Blooloop is pleased to be the Attractions Media Partner for leading in-destination experiences company Arival on all three of its conferences this year. These will take place in Berlin, Bangkok and Orlando.
Arival specialises in the rapidly growing tours, activities and attractions sector of the travel market. It is building independent conferences and offering key insight and research for the creators and sellers of in-destination experiences
The company was founded in 2017 by Alex Kremer, Douglas Quinby, and Bruce Rosard, each of whom has huge experience and expertise in the travel industry.
The global marketplace for in-destination experiences worldwide is enormous. It represents around $160 billion in traveler spend. Furthermore, it is a fast developing market, with new technologies driving change.
Trends reshaping the travel market
Innovative technologies are enabling ever more affordable and modern reservations. In addition, mobile technology is transforming how travelers organise what to do once they are at their destination. Ticket offices, wholesalers, and brochures are a thing of the past.
“We’ve admired what the Blooloop team has built, to become the leading digital media resource for the attractions industry,” says Douglas Quinby, co-founder and CEO of Arival. “Attractions are at the center of most travelers’ in-destination experience, and they don’t get the attention they’re due from traditional travel industry forums and media. We’re excited to partner with Blooloop and a shine a spotlight on one of the most important sectors of tourism.”
“We are really pleased to partner with Arival”, says Charles Read, Managing Director, Blooloop. “Their events target a rapidly growing sector of the tourism and travel market, that of tours and activities and attractions. Arival’s superbly produced conferences highlight the trends and developments reshaping the travel market. We look forward to working with them to highlight the significance of this market to the attractions business.”