Travel Portal

Plan, Organize & Book Travels Online

  •  Travel
  •  Symfony 1.2 / PHP 5X

A Netherland based client offering IT based solutions and providing services for web application development & IT outsourcing services within the high quality and at the lowest possible price across the globe. The client aims at developing online application on multiple languages platform and country support for booking tickets and hotels for the New York City only.

Travel Portal

Client Pain Area

The client needed an internet application for booking travel to one of the world’s pearls, in this case hotels and flights to New York City. The system to book, organize and plan all aspects of a trip to New York was manual and time consuming.

Business Objectives

Client wants an application that allows users to create account by entering their personal details and also provides facilities to book tickets online using booking engine, view YouTube videos, and access Flicker images, Twitter Twits and Wikipedia information for the New York City.

The system allows users to search and book for hotels, flights and activities going on in the city. Users can also manage their travel checklist and documents on the site. Other users can be invited by mail to the site. One can even share and download the trip details.

The client needed an application that provided backend management system to manage the content of the front site with various details like, airports, hotels, CMS pages, Sponsored media etc.

The Solution

Silver Touch has developed this application based on open source technology platform with fully Ajax support to minimize the site loading time and to easily navigate throughout the site. The application has developed within robust requirement using rich user interface.

Using this online application, user will be able to book their tickets for hotels and flights and also create and manage their own account and personal details. The website will have front-end interface with a booking engine and backend interface with the administrator access only.

Development & Deployment Environment

Technology & FrameworkSymfony framework 1.2
LanguagesPHP 5.3.2
DatabaseMySQL 5.5.8
Web Server/Hosting PlatformWAMP/Linux Apache
Operating SystemWindows/Linux
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  • Using this application, users can manage their own trips.
  • Invite other users from the site or external site users by sending email invitation to them.
  • Users can generate PDF of the trip details including flight and hotel bookings to use during their trip.
  • Users can upload their important travel documents and download the same at their travel time.