The global launch of the Business Travel program comes on the heels of 700 percent growth that Airbnbs Business Travel program has experienced over the past year. Since the programs launch last July, more than 250 companies have joined Airbnbs Business Travel program, including Google, TBWA, Twilio, and SoundCloud.
With summer tourism in full swing, local hotel and inn owners say a glitch with Google is costing them thousands of dollars a day. Search results seem to indicate they're fully booked when they're not.
Google knowingly manipulates search results according to a research paper published Monday from several academics. The study presents evidence that the search giant sets out to hamper competitors and limit consumers options.
Starting later this summer, travelers shopping for hotel rooms on TripAdvisor will be able to conveniently make a booking at any of Marriotts more than 4,200 hotels around the world without leaving the TripAdvisor site experience.
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group announces the launch of Fans of MO, a new social platform where guests can share personal photos and notes about their favorite experiences at Mandarin Oriental hotels around the world.
Tax season just got even more hellish for nine travel-booking sites that owe Hawaii millions of dollars in back taxes. On Tuesday, the supreme court ruled sites like Orbitz, Priceline, and Expedia must pay up for sales made in Hawaii after a nearly five-year court battle that began in 2010 in Hawaiis Tax Appeal Court.