Tourism

New Fiji travel app launched

Launching its new mobile application, Rosie Holidays has guaranteed customers ease of access to Fiji’s first ever mobile digital app offering continually updated destination information on Fiji to explore the exciting range of experiences that visitors can enjoy while on holiday in Fiji. The Feejee Traveller App was launched today at the Tourism Fiji Boardroom in Nadi. […]

Nacanieli Tuilevuka

August 5, 2016 2:50 pm

Launching its new mobile application, Rosie Holidays has guaranteed customers ease of access to Fiji’s first ever mobile digital app offering continually updated destination information on Fiji to explore the exciting range of experiences that visitors can enjoy while on holiday in Fiji.

Tourism Fiji CEO, Matthew Stoeckel with partners at the launch of the Feejee Traveller App in Nadi. (Kelvin Anthony)
Tourism Fiji CEO, Matthew Stoeckel with partners at the launch of the Feejee Traveller App in Nadi. (Kelvin Anthony)

The Feejee Traveller App was launched today at the Tourism Fiji Boardroom in Nadi.

The application is free to download from the AppStore for all Apple device users and also from Google PlayStore for all android device users.

The newly appointed chief executive officer for Tourism Fiji, Mr Matthew Stoeckel was Chief Guest at the launch.

STOECKEL: “I am delighted to be included in the launch of what will be a fantastic and important tool for international visitors to research and make a reservation for some of Fiji’s leading activities, tours and excursions before arrivingin Fiji and  also whilst here in the islands.”

Mr Stoeckel said with the new app will make life easier for customers to purchase products online.

STOECKEL: “Tourism Fiji commends Rosie Holidays, a Fijian family business for developing the Feejee Traveller Mobile App which embraces new technologies to make it easier for consumers to purchase products. It provides an exciting new platform to reach potential visitors and enhance the customer experience of booking a holiday in Fiji.”

Managing Director of Rosie Holidays Mr. Tony Whitton said the app would be a powerful marketing tool for Fiji to the world.

Rosie Holidays General Manager Eroni Puamau, left, and Managing Director, Toni Whitton at the launch of the Feejee Traveller App in Nadi. (Kelvin Anthony)
Rosie Holidays General Manager Eroni Puamau, left, and Managing Director, Toni Whitton at the launch of the Feejee Traveller App in Nadi. (Kelvin Anthony)

WHITTON: “What makes destinations unique are experiences and this is something that we hope to achieve with the Feejee Traveller App by showcasing to the world the amazing activities you must experience when you come to Fiji.

The Feejee Traveller App will be also available in Chinese mandarin targeting the Chinese travellers.

Rosie Holidays is working closely with Vodafone Fiji to enhance the delivery of the app to all Chinese tourists whilst in Fiji.

The chief marketing officer for Vodafone Fiji Mr Rajnesh Prasad said the Feejee Traveller App will also be hosted on the Vodafone Appstore.

PRASAD: “The Feejee Traveller App is a must have tool for any traveller to Fiji with loads of travel information on Fiji. The App will also be pre-installed on all Vodafone prepaid Bula Sim cards available widely through all major tourist outlets and ports of entry. Just as staying connected whilst away from home is an important concern for any tourist, this app is also an amazing with lots of travel information on the touch of a button.”

The creation of the Feejee Traveller app is a collaborative effort between Rosie Holidays and a Fiji technology design company called iTvTi which is owned by local entrepreneur and leading international retail fashionwear icon, Rob Cromb.

The app currently has over 5,000 downloads and is also accessible offline.

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