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2014-04-15 12:26:27

The Most Downloaded Travel App According to Distimo Reaches 100 Million Downloads Milestone NEWTON, Mass., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor(®), the world's largest travel site*, today announced it has reached the mobile milestone of 100 million downloads for its free app for iPhone and Android. The number of downloads more than doubled in the past year and is up 6x from 2011. According to data from Distimo, a global leader in business intelligence and app market data, TripAdvisor...

2014-04-08 08:26:26

Hundreds of the Best Getaways Globally Recognized Based on Millions of Traveler Reviews and Opinions on TripAdvisor NEWTON, Mass., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor(®), the world's largest travel site*, today announced the winners of its Travelers' Choice((TM) )awards for Destinations. The sixth annual awards honor nearly 500 destinations including the winners for the top spots in the world, and individual lists for Africa, Asia, Australia, Canada, the Caribbean, Central...

2014-04-02 12:35:34

Review Express Users See an Average Uplift of 33 Percent in Reviews as a Result of the Service NEWTON, Mass., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor®, the world's largest travel site*, today announced that over 47,000 hospitality businesses, of which 30,000 are small to medium-sized hotels and bed & breakfasts, have used the site's free Review Express service since it launched in May 2013. Review Express users are seeing an average uplift of 33 percent in reviews for their property on...

2014-02-25 08:36:38

More Than 500 Million People Can View TripAdvisor Content on Third Party Sites Each Month NEWTON, Mass., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor(®), the world's largest travel site*, today announced it has reached a new user-generated content milestone making it the first travel site to offer consumers 150 million reviews and opinions - a 50 percent increase year-over-year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080902/TRIPADVISORLOGO TripAdvisor collects more than 90 user contributions a...

2014-02-24 12:32:07

NEWTON, Mass., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRIP), the world's largest travel site*, announced today that TripAdvisor's Chief Financial Officer Julie Bradley will participate at the following investor conferences: Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecom ConferenceMonday, March 3, 20148:45 a.m. Pacific Time (11:45 a.m. Eastern Time)Palace Hotel, San Francisco, CA Deutsche Bank 22(nd) Annual Media, Internet and Telecom ConferenceMonday, March 10,...

2014-02-04 08:20:14

Redesigned TripAdvisor Flights Now Combines Candid Traveler Photos and In-Flight Amenities Information with its Powerful Price Comparison Tool NEWTON, Mass., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor®, the world's largest travel site*, today announced a redesign of its Flights search product - the first to feature comprehensive in-flight insights, amenities information and candid traveler photos coupled with the ability to scan for the lowest prices for airlines globally. To view the...

2014-01-09 08:23:16

Travelers to the Greater New York City Area to Pay Around $350 Per Day the First Weekend of February NEWTON, Mass., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor(®), the world's largest travel site*, today announced the results of its TripIndex for the "Big Game," which reveals that football fanatics headed to the greater New York City metro area on February 1-2, 2014 can expect to pay on average $356 per day, with some of the most affordable options available in the Bronx, New York and...

2013-12-19 08:23:20

NEWTON, Mass., Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor(®), the world's largest travel site*, today announced its annual TripIndex Ski, a cost comparison of 25 popular ski destinations throughout the United States and Canada, revealing that on average, ski destinations in the West ($446) are 33 percent more expensive than Northeast slopes ($335). To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2013-12-10 08:22:09

Headwinds of Rising Airfares May Be Forcing Travelers Behind the Wheel; 53% Driving for the Holidays, Up 5% Year-Over-Year NEWTON, Mass., Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor(®), the world's largest travel site*, today announced the results of its annual December holiday travel survey of more than 14,000 U.S. respondents. Forty-five percent will travel this holiday season, nearly equal to last year but more will hit the road in 2013, as 53 percent plan to drive compared to 48 percent in...

2013-11-21 08:31:47

New partnership enables U.S. users to easily compare hotel prices, availability and traveler ratings - all from Bing's search results page NEWTON, Mass., Nov. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor®, the world's largest travel website, today announced two new experiences with Microsoft, through which TripAdvisor's reviews, ratings, photos and other content will be embedded into both the search engine results display on Bing.com and Bing Smart Search results on Windows 8.1 devices. These...