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Viva Expeditions - Premium Travel Website


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Double-A-Ron

14 July 2008 at 9:12am Community Member, 604 Posts

Well, it's been 2 months in my spare time, but my first SS site is live. Still a bit to tidy up as the client comes up with ideas and tweaks, plus the client is still sorting out a payment gateway, but I think it's in a good enough state to share with this great crowd:

[url]http://www.vivaexpeditions.com/[/url]

The main customization that took the bulk of the dev time was the Tour and Options management system, which is a custom page type for Tour, TourOption (Many-Many), TourDate (One-Many). There are a fair few custom content fields for adding and editing Tours and prices in 5 currencies.

Example: [url]http://www.vivaexpeditions.com/wild-patagonia-santiago-to-ushuaia/[/url]

All up, a fantaistic intro to what's possible with SS and Sapphire. I have just quoted another, more simpler project, which I have pushed SS for. After Viva, I should fly through that one.

Any critique welcome. Especially the design. I'm a PHP programmer, and this is my first shot at a design from scratch.

Thanks to everyone who lended a hand on these forums. Willr especially. I signed up here at the start of this project, so every answer given has gone into this site.

Happy Days
Aaron

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Fuzz10

17 July 2008 at 10:04pm Community Member, 787 Posts

Congrats , I think the site looks/works very good !

Excellent job on creating the booking/process ! You can tell a lot of work went into the little details.

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Pixel

17 July 2008 at 10:19pm Community Member, 78 Posts

On the contact page there is a broken link

"please use this contact form."