Career obsessed Aussies throw in the towel on vacations

On November 16, 2012 at 12:58 AM

 

Career obsessed Aussies throw in the towel on vacations

Expedia global study reveals Australians are more holiday deprived than ever

Australia ranked third in countries not using full leave entitlements

Despite having the reputation for being a laidback nation, new research has revealed that Australians are working themselves to the bone, with a quarter of all holiday leave not being used and an increasing number choosing to postpone booked trips to accommodate work. Read more

Secure an Early Bird airfare with Expedia

On September 27, 2012 at 05:03 AM

 

Secure an Early Bird airfare with Expedia

Follow Expedia’s Early Bird top tips to secure the best 2013 flight deals

Save up to 50 per cent off flights to Europe

Most popular destinations include London, Paris and Dublin

 

Millions of savvy Australian travellers are booking international flights for 2013 as early as this week, making savings of up to 50 per cent by taking advantage of Early Bird flight deals.

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Expedia launches Australia’s largest gamification project

On August 09, 2012 at 01:56 AM

 

Expedia launches Australia’s largest gamification project

 

Expedia has launched one of the largest gamification projects ever achieved in Australia and New Zealand with an online interactive game called, ‘Tag Me If You Can’ Expedia.com.au/tagme.

 

Expedia collaborated with creative agency BMF, DangerMouse Productions, Carat Sydney, We Are Social, and Cre8 Marketing & Entertainment to create the game, which sees Nathan Jolliffe (The Amazing Race & Celebrity Apprentice) travel to 15 secret destinations around the world.

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Experts develop mathematical equation for holiday happiness

On July 17, 2012 at 10:33 PM

 

 

Experts develop mathematical equation for holiday happiness

 

Your next trip must:

Create ‘holiday envy’ in your friends and family

Be packed full of activities

Offer value for money

Be safe and secure

Have you returning to Australia relaxed and de-stressed

Following Australia’s coldest summer in 50 years, it’s no wonder we are all thinking about our next holiday - but being the highly subjective and personal pursuits they are, can mathematics play a role in defining a great break?

A group of experts including a psychologist, a mathematician and travel experts from Expedia.com.au set out to find just that, and have created the formula for holiday happiness. Read more

The Most Bang for Your Travel Buck: Expedia.com Releases 2012 Insiders’ Select List of the World’s Best-Reviewed Hotels

On July 17, 2012 at 10:17 PM

 

The Most Bang for Your Travel Buck: Expedia.com Releases
2012 Insiders’ Select List of the World’s Best-Reviewed Hotels

Crowd-Sourced Rankings Powered by 500,000+ Qualified Traveller Reviews;
Slovakian Boutique Tops 2012 List; “Green” Hotels Soaring in Popularity

 

Sydney, June 28th 2012: Expedia.com®, the world’s largest online travel company, today announced the Expedia® 2012 Insiders’ Select™  (http://www.expedia.com.au/p/promos/insiders-select.htm) rankings, an annual crowd-sourced list of the world’s best-reviewed hotels. Read more