Alternative accommodation already adds 20% of Booking’s income

They grow faster than traditional hotel reservations The alternative accommodation business generated $ 2.8 billion in revenue (2.459 million euros) in 2018 for Booking.com, 20% of Booking Holdings’ revenues, growing at a faster rate than traditional accommodations, according to has released the company in a press release. Booking Holdings, the parent company of Booking.com, revealed […]

Lonely Planet Acquires ArrivalGuides, Travel Industry’s Leading Content Hub

Lonely Planet announced today that it has acquired ArrivalGuides, the world’s largest distributor of destination content based in Gothenburg, Sweden. Lonely Planet announced that it has acquired ArrivalGuides, the world’s largest distributor of destination content based in Gothenburg, Sweden. ArrivalGuides works as a hub for destination content, functioning as an all-in-one travel ecosystem that meets all the […]

A million reasons to sleep in the middle of nature

Before turning 10, pitchup.com, the leading platform for finding and booking outdoor accommodation, has registered its one millionth reserve The total is equivalent to more than 22,000 years of travel, with 2.9 million people enjoying their holidays with the help of pitchup.com Spain is the third preferred destination and its fourth market of origin On […]

Lastminute leaves losses and earns 8.2 million in 2018

Lastminute.com Group, formerly the Bravofly Rumbo Group, expects to close 2018 with an approximate profit of 8.2 million euros, compared to the ‘red numbers’ of 7.8 million registered a year earlier, according to the ‘online’ group of trips, which has presented its preliminary unaudited accounts today. The company puts its adjusted gross income before taxes […]

GoEuro becomes Omio

The leading transport reservations platform in Europe changes its name to start its international expansion strategy After releasing its new image at the end of 2018, the platform culminates its rebranding with a new name adaptable to all languages GoEuro, the main search and booking platform for train, bus and plane travel in Europe, has […]

Enterprise Holdings completes the purchase of the Deem travel management platform

Vehicle rental multinational Enterprise Holdings has completed the acquisition of Deem, a technology innovation platform for travel management, the company said in a statement. Deem includes Deem Work Fource and Deem Ground Work, a suite of ‘online’ booking tools and technology products aimed at business travelers, travel managers, suppliers and travel management companies. Enterprise Holdings, […]

Thomas Cook wird sich auf seine Hotels konzentrieren und schließt es nicht aus, sein Airline-Geschäft zu verkaufen, um sich mit Liquidität zu versorgen

Launches a process of strategic review of the airline business for greater financial flexibility Thomas Cook Group announced Thursday a strategic change of its business that will involve the “strategic review” of the group’s air division, Thomas Group Airlines, in which all options will be considered, among which a sale is not ruled out, for […]