Expedia.co.nz’s Top Ten Destinations Made Popular by the Movies

On February 09, 2009 at 01:00 PM

With anticipation and intrigue mounting in the lead up to the 81st Academy Awards on February 22, travel site Expedia.co.nzTM, operated by Expedia, Inc. ,the world’s leading online travel company, has named its Top Ten Destinations Made Popular by the Movies*.

The Expedia list highlights locations around the globe that have been placed on travellers’ ‘must do’ list through the dramatic cinematography and evocative images from masterpiece movies. With destinations as diverse as Japan and Scotland, visiting these locations is sure to make travellers feel they’re on the set of a blockbuster. Read more

Expedia survey reveals Kiwis ease post-holiday blues by booking their next holiday as soon as they’re back to work

On January 13, 2009 at 01:00 PM
  • 83 percent of New Zealanders feel more motivated at work when they have a booked holiday to look forward to
  • Kiwi workers set to cost businesses over $70 million in work hours when researching and booking their next holiday 

As New Zealanders return to work after the summer break, 83 percent have revealed that they feel more motivated at work if they have a holiday to look forward to - according to a recent survey conducted by Expedia.co.nzTM, operated by Expedia, Inc., the world’s leading online travel company. So, while offices around New Zealand will be busy with work-related planning for the year ahead this month, many workers will be sure to be planning their 2009 getaways. Read more