Are you among the busi­ness own­ers to have seen a dra­mat­ic fall in the demand of local and inter­na­tion­al trav­ellers as a result of the pan­dem­ic? Have you been forced to make changes to your ser­vices or tem­porar­i­ly close your busi­ness in a bid to lim­it costs?

Well, you’re far from alone, with tourism-focused busi­ness­es across the UK con­tin­u­ing to count the costs of the trav­el restric­tions and social dis­tanc­ing measures.

But all is far from lost. There are promis­ing signs of a return to nor­mal­i­ty, with Vis­it Britain pre­dict­ing the val­ue of domes­tic tourism spend­ing to be £61.7bn in 2021. This rep­re­sents a year-on-year increase of 79%, with an expect­ed surge in demand for overnight accom­mo­da­tion and spend­ing on leisure trips.

Now is the time to lay the foun­da­tions for the renewed suc­cess of your tourism business.

Local author­i­ties across the UK are offer­ing grants to aid the expan­sion of local busi­ness­es and kick-start the econ­o­my. One such local author­i­ty – Lin­colnshire Coun­ty Coun­cil is set to offer grants for those busi­ness­es who haven’t received finan­cial sup­port from the gov­ern­ment since the onset of the pan­dem­ic. Vouch­ers to the val­ue of between £1,000 and £5,000 are also to be offered for local busi­ness­es look­ing to build new web­sites, ecom­merce plat­forms, con­tact­less pay­ments and soft­ware devel­op­ment to sup­port the digi­ti­sa­tion of your busi­ness. More details on how and when to qual­i­fy for the Lin­colnshire Coun­ty Coun­cil fund­ing can be found here. The fund­ing is also avail­able to pro­vide a con­tri­bu­tion to a larg­er project where the appli­cant is able to pay the remain­ing costs of over £5,000.

As your trust­ed dig­i­tal part­ners, Han­abi can help with every­thing from the prepa­ra­tion of a pro­pos­al for your fund­ing appli­ca­tions to the devel­op­ment of tourist-focused websites.

Bring The Crowds Back With Hanabi

As the world grad­u­al­ly returns to nor­mal, so more peo­ple will be using dig­i­tal plat­forms to plan and sched­ule their hol­i­days. Spe­cial­is­ing in the cre­ation of attrac­tive and func­tion­al web­sites; Han­abi are here to help you pre­pare for the tourist influx. You can have con­fi­dence in our abil­i­ty to craft the most appeal­ing tourism plat­forms, blend­ing stun­ning images and cap­ti­vat­ing descrip­tions for the desired impact.

From pris­tine white sand-beach­es to fas­ci­nat­ing her­itage and mouth-water­ing cui­sine; we cre­ate web­sites fea­tur­ing the very best of Britain.

Han­abi builds web­sites for:

Invest­ment in a new dig­i­tal plat­form will allow you to col­lect key vis­i­tor data for the cre­ation of tar­get­ed tourism cam­paigns. Improved under­stand­ing and tar­get­ing of the cus­tomer mar­ket will trans­late into bet­ter results for your local des­ti­na­tion and business.

If your busi­ness is a restau­rant or take­away, Han­abi also has a solu­tion to help get your busi­ness online.

Craft­ing Your Website

High­ly-focused and pro­fes­sion­al; we promise to build your web­site on-time and on-bud­get. Using the Craft CMS, we will build a web­site that looks as good on mobiles as it does on desk­tops. It won’t be long before you see a rise in the num­ber of tourism enquiries and bookings.

Wide­ly recog­nised as the lead­ing CMS and trust­ed by glob­al brands, Craft is our go-to web­site builder. With its clean and clear design, Craft allows for easy edit­ing and web con­tent man­age­ment. Enabling the col­lec­tion of valu­able vis­i­tor data, Craft can be used for the devel­op­ment of tar­get­ed mar­ket­ing campaigns.

The com­plete CMS, Craft fea­tures a cen­tral update sys­tem and state-of-the-art secu­ri­ty for your peace of mind. Ele­gant, quick, and easy to use, Craft makes all the dif­fer­ence when it comes to the cre­ation and main­te­nance of trav­el and tourism websites.

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Your Trust­ed Web Design Partners

Han­abi’s founder, Neil Bradley has exten­sive expe­ri­ence in the devel­op­ment of dig­i­tal plat­forms for the trav­el and tourism sec­tor. Neil was the Tech­ni­cal Devel­op­ment Man­ag­er and Senior Devel­op­er for the Vis­it Lin­coln web­site from the begin­ning, between the years 2012 and 2018, while work­ing for anoth­er Lin­coln design agency and in col­lab­o­ra­tion with a pro­fes­sion­al team of design­ers and marketeers.

The expert­ly designed City of Lin­coln web­site pro­vid­es list­ings for every attrac­tion, restau­rant and place to stay in and around Lin­coln. The plat­form also enables the shar­ing of data with oth­er web­sites devel­oped by Neil (Shop Lin­coln, Meet Lin­coln & Lincs and Notts Tours being a few examples).

Neil worked in part­ner­ship with Emma Tat­low, Head of Vis­it Lin­coln to cre­ate an out­stand­ing web­site fea­tur­ing a vari­ety of local attractions.

Here’s Emma’s reflec­tion on the experience:

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