Tourist Information: A Business SMS Use Case
Many holiday destinations are now publishing a ‘Textline’ with promotional materials for tourists to text in to asking questions ranging from travel information to directions to places of interest and personal emergencies.
The following are just some of the sectors already benefiting from using SMS text messaging to provide tourist information: Tourism Centres, Hotels, Holiday Resorts, Sites of Interest
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