Travel Trends & Tips
Toronto, July 2, 2014 – Today Expedia.ca™, Canada’s leading online travel provider*, announced the Expedia® 2014 Insiders’ Select™ rankings, an annual crowd-sourced list of the world’s best-reviewed hotels. The Insiders’ Select™ list recognizes the top-ranked hotels available worldwide on Expedia.ca, as judged by nearly two million annual verified guest reviews and in-house experts. Hotels that consistently deliver value, in the form of competitive pricing, pristine amenities and superior customer service, will see that commitment rewarded in their ranking.
Expedia.ca Adds Media Lounge to its Free Travel App, Delivering Complimentary Premium Content for Travellers First Free Feature Allows Users to Personalize and Customize Travel Photos
Toronto, April 2, 2014 – Expedia.ca today introduced Media Lounge, the latest addition to the Expedia App for iPhone or iPod touch. With Media Lounge, users will have the opportunity to download free premium content at the beginning of each month within the Expedia app. This premium content will be available to those with the Expedia app at no charge.
“Many Canadians rely on their smartphones to keep them connected while travelling,” said Sean Shannon, Managing Director of Expedia Canada. “From photos and videos to maps and GPS, we know what a valuable travel tool smartphones are and we’re thrilled to now be able to offer Canadians free features for their Expedia App through the Media Lounge.”
Toronto, March 27, 2014– Europe has always been a popular summer travel destination for Canadians and trips across the pond continue to grow in popularity every year. In fact, Canadian summer travel to Europe grew by more than 12 per cent last year versus the year before.*
Mexico dominates Top 10 with One&Only Palmilla Resort in Los Cabos Ranked #1 in World; Six of the Top 10 Rated Canadian Hotels Located in British Columbia
TORONTO, August 6– Expedia.ca®, the country’s leading online travel provider, today announced the Expedia® 2013 Insiders’ Select™ rankings, an annual crowd-sourced list of the world’s best-reviewed hotels. The Insiders’ Select™ list recognizes the top-ranked hotels available in the Expedia global marketplace, as judged by more than 1 million annual guest reviews and in-house experts. Hotels that consistently deliver value, in the form of competitive pricing, pristine amenities and superior customer service, will see that commitment rewarded in their ranking.
According to a survey conducted by Expedia.ca, Canada’s leading online travel provider, 81% of Canadians parents are planning to travel in 2013. With March Break around the corner, Expedia.ca has teamed up with travel blogger and mother Nicole Wears from the Travelling Canucks (www.travelingcanucks.com) to offer the following top ten travel tips to help make this experience more fun – and less stressful – for all in the family.
1) Plan ahead