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Expedia works with the crypto service Travala.com for crypto bookings

July 6, 2020

Expedia is now able to reserve more than 700,000 accommodations with cryptocurrencies via the crypto platform Travala.com.

According to an announcement that Travala.com shared with Cointelegraph on July 6, The company has expanded the more than 2 million options of its cryptocurrency travel platform, which are already available in 230 countries, by more than 700,000 accommodations.

Alfonso Paredes, senior vice president of Expedia Group, said this The company is committed to expanding its business with Travala.com faster than before. The company also recognizes innovation and the importance of enabling users to choose their preferred payment method.

Expedia works with the crypto service Travala.com for crypto bookingsExpedia works with the crypto service Travala.com for crypto bookings

This is the result of a collaboration with a subsidiary of the travel giant Expedia, Expedia Partner Solutions (EPS). EPS enabled Travala.com to access its fast app programming interface, allowing the company to offer Expedia accommodations to its users..

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In November 2019, Travala.com entered into a similar agreement with Booking.com and added its more than 90,000 accommodations to its platform. Data released by the company in January showed this The company increased its income after the club by 33%.

Also, Booking cryptocurrency accommodation from Travala.com was also merged with TravelByBit’s Cryptocurrency flight booking service at the end of May. This merger aims to expand the platform to provide a more comprehensive service to travelers wishing to spend crypto assets.