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Most popular online booking sites for travelers

Most popular online booking sites for travelers

TripAdvisor.com is the world's second-most popular booking site, according to new data. So who's first?
'Trivago Guy' gets a new look

'Trivago Guy' gets a new look

Trivago had a contest to give Tim "Trivago Guy" Williams a makeover. Here's what the formerly disheveled pitchman looks like now
Hardly anyone uses online review sites to select a hotel

Hardly anyone uses online review sites to select a hotel

A survey asks why people choose a hotel, and all those millions of reviews out there would appear to count for very little
New hotel booking site aims to make it easier being green

New hotel booking site aims to make it easier being green

BookDifferent the 'first in the world' to allow users to compare eco and non-eco digs
Johan Svanstrom: 'Ultra-aware' customers are the future of travel

Johan Svanstrom: 'Ultra-aware' customers are the future of travel

The MD of Hotels.com lays down a few predictions and suggests we'll be using minute details such as which way the gym faces to choose our hotels
'Hotel time machine' predicts future room rates

'Hotel time machine' predicts future room rates

Tool could save travelers money by suggesting whether to book now, or wait a few days
The travel agent is dying, but it's not yet dead

The travel agent is dying, but it's not yet dead

The Internet killed the travel agent, we were told. But a few specialists are clinging to life
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