This week, Cleartrip, one of India’s leading online travel agencies launched Pricewatch, a tool which will automatically issue a refund when a purchased airfare drops below the booked price and its associated charges.
Independent tour operators, rail providers and car rental companies could be next to feel the Tingo effect says new research
Following the success of partnerships with Googleâ€™s Hotel Finder and Room Key, hotel central reservation system vendor Trust International sees a proliferation of online booking channels a boon to hoteliers.
The wrong industry is paying attention to Tingo, the recent side project from TripAdvisor which is gaining notoriety from the travel trade.
Is Expedia, with 150,000 hotels in the fold around the world, finally giving up in its race to outpace Priceline’s brands, which count more than 210,000 hotels in their portfolio?
We see it all the time: Travelers are planning trips months in advance thinking they will be rewarded with low rates for a hotel stay only to see standard rack rates.
When I was a kid, my mother used to take me along on special shopping trips to Stew Leonoard’s, an iconic, mega-grocery store with now four locations in Connecticut and New York.
Another dip into the world of hotel bookings for TripAdvisor with the launch of Tingo, a new site which automatically refunds users the difference if the price drops.