January 2016

DESIRE FOR QUALITY FAMILY TIME KEEPS THE KIWI HOLIDAY DREAM ALIVE

On January 21, 2016 at 10:56 PM

Media Release

15 October 2015
                       

DESIRE FOR QUALITY FAMILY TIME KEEPS THE

KIWI HOLIDAY DREAM ALIVE

Expedia.co.nz study shows savvy parents are finding smart savings to make travel a reality

14 October, 2015: Concerns about the economy and the rising cost of living, may be forcing Kiwis to tighten their belts, but that doesn’t mean it’s necessarily impacting on family travel plans. Read more

GAME ON: THE RISE OF SPORTS TOURISM

On January 21, 2016 at 11:01 PM

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GAME ON: THE RISE OF SPORTS TOURISM

·         More than one in four Kiwis (28%) plan to cheer on a New Zealand sports team overseas in the next 12 to 24 months

·         Almost half (48%) of Kiwis will combine a multi-destination holiday with watching their favourite sports team at a major international tournament

With the rugby currently underway in England and less than a year until the summer games in Brazil, fans around the world are gearing up for some of the biggest and best international events on the sporting calendar. Read more

The World’s Best-Reviewed Hotels: Expedia.com Releases 2015 Insiders’ Select List

On January 22, 2016 at 02:04 AM

The World’s Best-Reviewed Hotels:

Expedia.com Releases 2015 Insiders’ Select List

Four New Zealand properties featured among 650 global properties named to the annual elite list, resulting from two million+ guest review

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, September 2, 2015 – Expedia.com®, one of the world’s largest full-service online travel sites*, has released the New Zealand results of the Expedia® 2015 Insiders’ Select® rankings, an annual crowd-sourced list of the world’s best-reviewed hotels. Read more