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Celebrating Spring (Festival): Tokyo Takes Top Destinations Spot for Asian Travelers During Lunar New Year 2020

SINGAPORE, Jan. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Tokyo, Bangkok and Taipei are the top three destinations for travelers from acrossAsia to celebrate the Lunar New Year, according to data from Agoda, one of the world's fastest growing digital travel platforms. This year,Tokyo nudged Bangkok off pole posit...

2020-01-20 09:00 927

Booking.com Spotlights the Best in Travel With Its Traveller Review Awards 2020

From transport to accommodations, ranging from riads to rental cars and everything in between, the Awards recognize partners delivering amazing service and highlight the Most Welcoming Places on Earth AMSTERDAM, Jan. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Booking.com, the platform making it easier for ...

2020-01-15 01:28 5530

Research by Agoda shows that travelers are looking for "nature and scenery" which can be found in Jeju Island -- a great destination, even in winter

SEOUL, South Korea, Dec. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- According to new research by Agoda, one of the world's fastest growing digital travel platforms, the top reasons people travel are 'Nature or Scenery', 'Sun, Beaches or Islands', and 'Food & Dining'. Jeju Island, in Korea, has all of these to o...

2019-12-10 13:03 820

Agoda presents rugby destinations for rugby superfans

SINGAPORE, Oct. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The past couple of months have seen rugby superfans on the edge of their seats with anticipation as they support their favourite national teams, playing the world's largest rugby tournament in stadiums acrossJapan. As we hunker down to witness the final ei...

2019-10-18 15:00 531

68% have visited up to 10 countries: Agoda.com study

SINGAPORE, Sept. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Britons lead the way for globetrotting, taking the top spot for the highest number of international countries visited according to the "Well Traveled Survey" commissioned by Agoda.com, one of the world's fastest growing digital travel platforms, with the...

2019-09-25 20:00 5293

Agoda launches Travel Guides to help people travel easier

SINGAPORE, Aug. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nature, Beaches, Food & Drink, Landmarks and Culture are the five top global reasons to travel, according to new research from Agoda, one of the world's fastest growing digital travel companies. Whether travelers are looking for nature or attractions, gast...

2019-08-07 20:00 6064

Global travelers most likely to want to meet travelers of their own nationalities on holiday

SINGAPORE, Aug. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- With summer holiday season in full swing and people keen to 'get away from it all',Agoda , one of the world's fastest growing digital travel platforms, reveals a majority of countries surveyed would most likely want ...

2019-08-01 13:00 1872

Ready, Set, Summer! Agoda.com reveals top holiday destinations for North American travelers

SINGAPORE, June 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- With the summer holidays fast approaching,Agoda , one of the world's fastest growing digital travel platforms, revealsTokyo, London and Las Vegas continue to hold the top destination spots in 2019.

2019-06-06 19:36 7227

Agoda Introduces "Eid" Celebrations Across the World

SINGAPORE, May 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Eid al-Fitr or Hari Raya Aidilfitri,a religious holiday which marks the end of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan, is celebrated by Muslims around the world and here,Agoda , one of the world's fastest growing online tr...

2019-05-20 16:00 4398

Eight Places Certified Bookworms Should Visit for World Book Day

SINGAPORE, April 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Books can take one to new and exciting places—completely new worlds, even. This World Book Day (23 April 2019 ),Agoda highlights eight places to go for a literary adventure. Trace the roots of these famous authors by...

2019-04-17 16:00 6759

Have a colorful time (literally) on your next holi-day

SINGAPORE, March 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Agoda , one of the world's fastest growing online travel agents (OTA), shares some top tips and destinations to help you enjoyHoli, the traditional Hindu Festival of Colors. Historically marking the arrival of sprin...

2019-03-04 16:00 4158

Agoda and Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Hajj and Umrah sign MoU to achieve vision 2030 goal of 30 million pilgrims

SINGAPORE, Dec. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Agoda, one of the world's fastest growing online travel agents (OTA), andSaudi Arabia's Ministry of Hajj and Umrah have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) supporting the Kingdom's vision of 2030 goal to increase its capacity to over 30 million pi...

2018-12-05 14:00 649

Booking Holdings Completes Acquisition of HotelsCombined

NORWALK, Connecticut, Dec. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Booking Holdings (NASDAQ: BKNG) today announced that it has successfully completed its previously announced plan to acquire hotel metasearch site HotelsCombined. With a strong presence in APAC and thousands of active affiliates worldwide, HotelsC...

2018-12-04 05:01 2233

Booking.com Champions Unforgettable Travel Experiences With Second Annual #BookingHero Competition

AMSTERDAM, Oct. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Booking.com officially opens nominations to celebrate hospitality providers who go above and beyond with a chance to win €25k to spend on Booking.com  Whether it's a once-in-a-lifetime adventure in the mountains of Sri Lanka or a family's search for their...

2018-10-02 16:00 660

Booking Holdings Agrees to Acquire HotelsCombined

Booking Holdings' Global Metasearch Brand KAYAK to Oversee HotelsCombined NORWALK, Connecticut, July 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: BKNG) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire hotel metasearch site, HotelsCombined. Based inSydney, Australia with ...

2018-07-09 20:00 803

John W. Brown Named Chief Executive Officer of Agoda

Robert Rosenstein Appointed Chairman; Omri Morgenshtern Appointed Chief Operating Officer NORWALK, Connecticut, May 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Booking Holdings (NASDAQ: BKNG) today announced the appointment ofJohn W. Brown as Chief Executive Officer of Agoda, Booking Holding'sAsia-based digital tra...

2018-05-08 21:00 1229

Booking.com and Web Summit Expand Commitment to Women in Tech

Women in Tech initiatives led by Booking.com and Web Summit to span the globe at Web Summit, Collision and RISE Events in 2018 AMSTERDAM, April 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Booking.com, one of the world's largest travel e-commerce companies and a digital technology leader, announced a global pa...

2018-04-24 16:00 736

Booking.com Announces the 10 Startups that will Join its 2018 Accelerator Programme in Sustainable Tourism

AMSTERDAM, March 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Booking.com, one of the world's largest e-commerce companies and digital technology leader, announced the 10 sustainable tourism startups that will be joining the 2018 Booking Booster Programme inAmsterdam in May 2018. Building upon its successful la...

2018-03-01 22:17 862