- Aussies among most low maintenance beach holidaymakers globally
- Aussies spend an average of $62 (US$45) getting beach ready - $21(US$15) less than the global average
- 12% of Aussies admit to going nude at the beach
Sydney, Australia, 9 June, 2016: As many Aussies start getting ready for their northern hemisphere summer sojourns,Expedia.com.au®has released findings from its annual Flip Flop Report, which confirms Australia is one of the most relaxed, low maintenance nationalities in the world, when it comes to beach holiday habits. Read more
The World’s Best-Reviewed Hotels:
Expedia.com Releases 2015 Insiders’ Select List
Four Australian properties featured among 650 global properties named to the annual elite list, resulting from two million+ guest reviews
SYDNEY, Australia, September 1, 2015– Expedia.com®, one of the world’s largest full-service online travel sites*, has released the Australian results of the Expedia® 2015 Insiders’ Select® rankings, an annual crowd-sourced list of the world’s best-reviewed hotels.
Monday, 31 August 2015: Concerns about the economy, and the rising cost of living, may be forcing Australians to tighten their belts, but that doesn’t mean it’s necessarily impacting on family travel plans.
New research* released today by the Expedia.com.au brand shows a large portion of parents continue to make travel a key priority, with quality time spent together as a family ranked as the strongest motivation for making holiday plans (42%). This is above having no interruptions from work (17%) and introducing the children to new cities and broadening their horizons (14%). Read more
- Of Aussie favourites, New Zealand leads the way in value for money
- Long-standing favourites, including US, now more expensive though more affordable airfares expected to entice travellers
Expedia has launched its new loyalty program, Expedia+, which allows travellers to earn points when booking flights, hotels, packages, hire cars and more on Expedia.com.au. Members are also be able to ‘triple dip’, and earn points on other programs such as their frequent flyers and credit card, as well as Expedia+, all in one transaction. Read more