Expedia has sold off its entire 62.4 percent stake in eLong, worth US$671 million. US$400 million of it was picked up by China's Ctrip.
Sound can change the way we see, this startup from Hanoi claims. Echoes invites creators to make sound maps for places around the world.
Eticketing site Traveloka gets very little public attention. But based on user growth and market conditions, it may become Indonesia’s first billion-dollar star...
Chinese online travel site Tuniu may be in big trouble after 17 major international tour providers announced a boycott of the site starting in July.
Food ordering and delivery app Swiggy has raised INR 120 million (US$2 million) from Accel Partners and SAIF Partners. Swiggy app accepts orders from users and ...
Yet another DIY travel startup secures funding in China, but can it cut out a place for itself in this saturated market?
TripHobo offers travelers a wide selection of destinations and itineraries, but also tools to customize individual preferences.
The informal guesthouse market is huge in Indonesia, and this startup claims the most complete selection
Millions of students and employees in Indonesia rely on informal guesthouses for accommodation. Infokost.id tries to connect room-owners and seekers.
The Indonesia-based site launched in Jakarta earlier this week, and already has 5,000 participating hotels throughout Asia Pacific.
After one year of operations, the Rocket Internet-backed startup now looks to capitalize on its key learnings from the industry.
Sensing a market niche for conscious travel, GoArchipelago targets tourists who want their trip to be environmentally sustainable and culturally sensitive.
India’s cities are connected by flights. And it has a huge train network spread wide. Yet it was next to impossible to figure out the best way to get to most vi...
Indian travel startup iTraveller has raised US$1 million in series A funding from ah! Ventures, LetsVenture, and Mantra Ventures. The Bangalore-based startup pr...
China’s top search engine is tracking Chinese New Year journeys and has created an amazing, real-time heat map showing the exodus from the major cities.
However, it continues to miss out another huge tourist destination - Japan.
This new startup does things differently from most of the other travel and ticket booking sites by focusing on selling daytrips, tours, and adventurous experien...
Riders of trains in China, rejoice! China’s state-run 12306 train ticket sales site, which has a total monopoly on online ticket sales despite being buggy and i...
If you're thinking about flying from Shanghai to Beijing, you might want to consider taking China Eastern.
The connected suites will be the first of many such hotel rooms from Ceasars catering to overseas Chinese.
JD and Hony each contributed US$50 million, while Ctrip, one of Tuniu’s rivals in China’s travel market, pitched in US$15 million.
Berlin-based Blacklane teams up with Qunar, China's largest travel search engine, to give Chinese tourists access to its limousines in over 50 countries.
Tuniu and LY.com have been battling in China's online travel market, and now Qunar and Ctrip have started firing shots too. A price war seems imminent.
The battle for China's international tourism market online heats up, as LY.com has responded to Tuniu's attempt to squeeze its partners with a strong statement ...
When it comes to online travel, China is different. Chinese tourists, by and large, don’t like forging their own path, preferring instead to travel in tour grou...
This new startup from Indonesia is a marketplace that connect travel agents and customers who want to go on a vacation with a tight budget.