Expedia’s bookings surge 21% as it adds 14K lodging options during Q3

Expedia’s bookings surge 21% as it adds 14K lodging options during Q3 A lot more people are using Expedia to book hotels than did so last year. In Q3 bookings increased by $3.2 billion, or 21 percent, over last year to $18.6 billion. The number of nights stayed also increased 17 percent over last year. Source: Hotel Marketing Expedia’s bookings surge 21% as it adds 14K lodging options during Q3

China’s Ctrip plans to compete in the U.S. against Expedia and Booking.com

China’s Ctrip plans to compete in the U.S. against Expedia and Booking.com China’s Ctrip, already the globe’s second largest online travel agency by market cap behind the Priceline Group and ahead of Expedia, is working on a plan to sell trips from the U.S. to destinations around the world. Source: Hotel Marketing China’s Ctrip plans to compete in the U.S. against Expedia and Booking.com