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Almost 50% Kiwis Plan To Splurge On 2021 Holiday Plans

Wednesday, 10 February 2021, 6:01 am | Expedia

Expedia’s annual Vacation Deprivation report reveals Kiwis’ holiday deprivation is on the rise, but 2021 is the year people reclaim their holidays Following a challenging year where for many, every aspect of life was impacted, Expedia’s annual Vacation More >>

Holiday swaps that offer travellers better value for money

Tuesday, 16 August 2016, 5:03 pm | Expedia

Forget Japan, Vietnam or Brazil. If you’re looking to get more for your dollar, Expedia recommends you consider China, Sri Lanka or Argentina More >>

Kiwis prefer 'au naturale' when prepping for a beach holiday

Thursday, 9 June 2016, 11:10 am | Expedia

Auckland, New Zealand, 09 June, 2016: As many Kiwis start getting ready for their northern hemisphere summer sojourns, Expedia.co.nz™ has released findings from its annual Flip Flop Report, which confirms New Zealand is one of the most relaxed, ... More >>

Expedia Passenger Preferences Index

Wednesday, 3 February 2016, 12:33 pm | Expedia

Auckland, New Zealand, 03 February, 2016 – Expedia.com® , one of the world's largest full service online travel sites1, has released the results of the Expedia Passenger Preferences Index, a worldwide study that examines the preferences and behaviours ... More >>

Unstoppable Kiwi Travellers

Thursday, 26 November 2015, 3:58 pm | Expedia

UNSTOPPABLE KIWI TRAVELLERS - MOVE OVER MAINSTREAM, KIWIS ARE AFTER THE UNIQUE AND UNSPOILED Auckland, New Zealand, 26 November, 2015 – The Expedia.co.nz brand’s annual ‘State of the Nation’ report, released today, reveals how passionate Kiwis ... More >>

The World’s Best-Reviewed Hotels

Wednesday, 2 September 2015, 9:25 am | Expedia

Four New Zealand properties featured among 650 global properties named to the annual elite list, resulting from two million+ guest reviews More >>

The Expedia Value Tracker reveals top destinations for kiwis

Tuesday, 11 August 2015, 9:53 am | Expedia

The Expedia® Value Tracker reveals top international destinations for New Zealand travellers • Of Kiwi favourites, Australia offers best value for money • South America and Russia lead the way in affordability As the Kiwi dollar struggles against ... More >>

Call us Loyal: We’re in it to win

Wednesday, 13 May 2015, 11:20 am | Expedia

New Zealanders are passionate about making their hard-earned dollars go further, with new research out today revealing 82 per cent are fans of reward programs and 44 per cent of respondents highlighting travel rewards as most valuable. More >>

Kiwis taking advantage of strength of the Kiwi dollar

Tuesday, 7 April 2015, 4:52 pm | Expedia

Expedia.co.nz reports Kiwis are taking advantage of the impressive strength of the Kiwi dollar against the Australian dollar with significant year-on-year increases in interest for key Australian holiday destinations, particularly the Sunshine Coast, ... More >>

Health, Happiness and Holidays: The Kiwi New Year’s Resolution

Tuesday, 13 January 2015, 5:25 pm | Expedia

5% decline in the number of Kiwis feeling vacation deprived • Kiwis still abandoning hard-earned annual leave – taking only 17 out of 20 days • Holiday wellbeing benefits revealed: health, happiness, better relationships More >>

Roaming Kiwis: taking flight younger, going farther

Tuesday, 11 November 2014, 12:24 pm | Expedia

Expedia . co.nz today released its inaugural ‘State of the Nation’ report, delving deep into the behaviour of New Zealand travellers, stacking up urban versus rural Kiwis, putting family travel and bucket lists under the microscope. More >>

Sun and sand key to Kiwi happiness

Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 9:59 am | Expedia

Sunny, sandy beach breaks have been revealed as a key ingredient to unlocking Kiwi bliss. Expedia’s annual Fly and Flop Report shows 60% of Kiwis believe that taking a beach holiday strongly influences their happiness. More >>

Adventurous Kiwis get ‘out there’ on holiday

Tuesday, 13 May 2014, 9:58 am | Expedia

Adventurous Kiwis get ‘out there’ on holiday Expedia report sheds light on holiday extroversion habits · Shyness not a problem – holiday goers cut loose in social settings More >>

Expedia Foreign Exchange Index points Kiwi travelers to Asia

Monday, 3 March 2014, 12:17 pm | Expedia

Double digit growth by the New Zealand dollar against many major currencies has expanded the list of great value travel destination choices for Kiwis, with regions like Japan, Indonesia and Australia offering strong purchasing power, according to the 2014 Expedia ... More >>

Kiwis leaving millions of annual leave days unused

Wednesday, 8 January 2014, 10:36 am | Expedia

Expedia’s Vacation Deprivation Report reveals the beach is just a sandy office for Kiwis. New Zealanders abandoning nearly a week of annual leave. Vacationing Kiwis urged to ‘unplug’ from work in 2014. French lead world in vacations taken, Japanese ... More >>

Expedia unveils the ultimate travel bucket list

Tuesday, 17 December 2013, 10:45 am | Expedia

According to Expedia’s 2014 hot spots Listopedia, Kiwis will explore far-flung destinations like China and the Middle East as well as tropical islands like Hawaii and Bali. More >>

Millennial jet set steer the future of travel

Wednesday, 20 November 2013, 3:33 pm | Expedia

Millennial travellers – those aged 34 years and younger – are driving evolution in the travel industry as they travel more, spend more, and embrace mobile technology to plan and book travel, according to the Future of Travel study released today by ... More >>

Expedia Fly and Flop Report reveals beach holiday habits

Tuesday, 9 July 2013, 10:09 am | Expedia

New Zealanders have emerged as beach holiday makers with a focus on low key, low fuss, budget-conscious getaways according to the annual Expedia Fly and Flop Report. More >>

There’ll be no 2012 escape for New Year’s resolution failure

Friday, 23 December 2011, 5:30 pm | Expedia

Auckland, 23 December 2011 – Weak-willed New Zealanders are depriving themselves of a dream trip to a five-star hotel in Dubai* by wasting approximately $2,780** every year. More >>

Revamped review platform for hotels

Monday, 19 December 2011, 1:15 pm | Expedia

The world’s largest online travel company, Expedia.co.nz, has revamped its hotel review platform to ‘Expedia Verified Reviews’, now offering the most comprehensive pool of traveller reviews and new filtering capabilities to find the best hotel deals. More >>