GIATA Video – impressive pictures and extraordinary hotel perspectives
In addition to real-time video transmissions from more than 90 target areas, GIATA is now offering high-resolution hotel videos to enhance the presentation of the accommodation and its facilities.
GIATA Video already offers spectacular insights into the most-booked hotels and their surroundings, and is guaranteed to get viewers in the holiday mood.
GIATA Video is offered to all customers and cooperation partners as part of the GIATA Hotel Guide products, and is also available via XML. Additionally, all videos can be made available in the customer advisory tools and IBEs, and within the framework of reservation confirmations and newsletters.
GIATA – global partner for tourism content
As the market leader, GIATA distributes various content solutions for the tourism industry, for example the world’s largest unique hotel database. We have more than 21,000 users worldwide, including almost all internationally-established tour operator groups and travel agency chains, such as TUI, Thomas Cook, DerTour, Club Med, Kuoni and American Express, as well as all GDSs and Internet booking engine providers, for example Amadeus/Traveltainment, Sabre, Traffics, Bewotec, Peakwork and Travelport. Many internationally-renowned travel portals, including Priceline, Expedia, Orbitz, TripAdvisor, HolidayCheck, Opodo, Kayak and many more trust in our solutions.
From hotel mapping to multilingual hotel descriptions
GIATA’s product range includes various service packages and XML based web services. Our globally-utilised solutions include MultiCodes, a hotel mapping and de-duplication service for touristic companies, mainly OTAs, that enables the matching of 45 million booking codes from about 500 content providers (GDS, tour operators, DMCs, review portals) to more than 650,000 GIATA codes (unique properties/hotels, including 1,700 resorts) at the touch of a button. GIATA Multilingual Hotel Guide (MHG), meanwhile, provides hotel descriptions for 258,000 hotels worldwide in 20 languages, including images. Furthermore, the corresponding fact sheets can be retrieved in 42 languages.
Processing of tour operator data and live distribution of travel offers
GIATA offers tour operators services such as hotel content standardisation and distribution to increase their conversion rate. This procedure involves the processing of the image and text data of almost all established tour operators and the creation of turnkey solutions for websites, smartphones and tablets (e.g. Internet Hotel Guide). Further available features include virtually-browsable travel catalogues for the online presentation of a hotel, and GIATA Facts for the integration of filter functions on an OTA website. Moreover, with the aid of the GIATA Realtime Catalogue, tour operators, hotel chains and incoming agents can create online travel offers single-handedly. Within minutes, the content of these offers are distributed to over 20,000 travel agencies, CRS, websites and TV channels.