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Expedia to Acquire HomeAway for $3.9 Billion

Expedia to Acquire HomeAway for $3.9 Billion

Expedia has agreed to acquire HomeAway for $3.9 billion, according to The New York Times. This will add vacation rentals to its online booking options. Expedia also owns Hotels.com, Hotwire.com, and Trivago. The article notes that this acquisition will be ...

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Booking Sites to Pay Chicago $29 Million in Taxes

On Oct. 29, Chicago’s city council announced that they concluded a 10-year-old case against travel websites that offer discount rates. Expedia, Hotels.com, and Hotwire will pay the city $29 million, according to the Chicago Tribune. The cost is the amount ...

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Expedia Explores Family Travel in Survey

In the Family Travel Study, released by Expedia, American parents discuss their feelings on of traveling with family. The study reveals that 94 percent of American parents who have traveled with children take at least one trip with family per ...

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Expedia-Orbitz Merger Wins Antitrust Bid

Expedia-Orbitz Merger Wins Antitrust Bid

Expedia’s purchase of Orbitz Worldwide has received clearance from U.S. Antitrust officials reviewing the $1.3 billion deal, reports Bloomberg Business. Since the news was released, shares for both companies have risen. Spokesmen for the companies have not yet commented. The ...

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