BCN.travel – Your local expert for Barcelona
dot Travel Domains: What does your company do?
Christian Petzold: We are a local incoming travel provider in Barcelona.
dot Travel: What is the business model?
C. Petzold: We have got a city portal, we do provide own tours and we work as a DMC and organize business events and incentive trips to Barcelona.
dot Travel: What is your main identity? What are the services most demanded by your customers?
C. Petzold: This depends on the type of clients, our range of services includes accommodation, transport, daytours and related services.
dot Travel: ¿Why choose bcn.travel?
C. Petzold: We think .travel is great for branding and it is very useful in an international destination like Barcelona, because it does not specify a language (our top source markets almost all are in different languages).
dot Travel: ¿How and when you met .travel and decided to work with us? What has been your evolution?
C. Petzold: We started in 2009 and we chose .travel again for further projects in the past and in the future.
dot Travel: Companies and businesses have realized the importance of inclusion in the digital world to maintain competitiveness. How has .travel helped you to achieve and maintain this competitiveness?
C. Petzold: .travel domains are used by a lot of official tourism organizations, which helped build a lot of trust. Additionally, the restricted registration process and the higher registration fees helped to make .travel less attractive for spammers – so in average website quality .travel is far above any other domain type.
dot Travel: How .travel has helped your page as a solid tool to locate your message or product to your audience?
C. Petzold: For us, the result are the combination of trust, clear industry focus and great branding.
dot Travel: What would remain of your experience using .travel ?
C. Petzold: Overall a great experience that helped us in branding and building trust.
dot Travel: How do you see your .travel site in next future?
C. Petzold: Branding is key and we see .travel helping with this very strongly.
dot Travel: Would you recommend .travel as a trusted site?
C. Petzold: Yes, absolutely!