Priceline-owned Booking.com has found itself leading the pack once again in the list of the most popular travel websites in Brazil during April.
There was a rather sharp intake of breath in many quarters recently when global budget stay brand HostelWorld announced its intention to snap up arch rival Hostelbookers.
There is a new kid in town when it comes to online marketing – Facebook, after years of trying to convince marketers that it was a viable platform, is starting to make its mark.
Booking.com tumbles to third spot behind Mundi and TripAdvisor – Top Brazil travel websites, March 2013
Mundi and TripAdvisor have leapfrogged over Booking.com at the top of the latest charts for the most popular travel websites in Brazil.
In a deal likely to send a shiver down the spine of budget accommodation websites across the globe, Web Reservations International has acquired HostelBookers.
Some interesting stats from eTourism Monitor here on who is dominating the online hotel world in Switzerland