TripAdvisor is the world’s largest travel site, enabling travellers to plan and have the perfect trip. TripAdvisor offers trusted advice from real travellers and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless links to booking tools. TripAdvisor branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, reaching nearly 260 million unique monthly visitors**, and more than 200 million reviews and opinions covering more than 4 million accommodation, restaurants and attractions. The sites operate in 42 countries worldwide, including China under daodao.com. TripAdvisor also includes TripAdvisor for Business, a dedicated division that provides the tourism industry access to millions of monthly TripAdvisor visitors.
TripAdvisor, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRIP) manages and operates websites under 24 other travel media brands: AirfareWatchdog, BookingBuddy, CruiseCritic, EveryTrail, Family Vacation Critic, FlipKey, GateGuru, Holiday Lettings, Holiday Watchdog, Independent Traveler, Jetsetter, lafourchette, Niumba, Onetime, Oyster, SeatGuru, SmarterTravel, Tingo, Travel Pod, Tripbod, VacationHomeRentals, Viator, VirtualTourist, Kuxun.
TripAdvisor is constantly pushing the limits of mobile innovation using GPS and social technologies, to help travelers plan and have the perfect trip with features such as City Guides’ “Point Me There” and “Trip Journal” offerings.
City Guides – City Guides offer convenient smartphone access to a wealth of detailed destination information including traveler reviews and opinions on hotels, restaurants and attractions, as well as suggested itineraries and offline-accessible interactive walking tours. The City Guides are automatically synched with the freshest TripAdvisor content available so users can access the latest traveler reviews and opinions on the go. This feature also offers walking tours and insider tips that can be viewed on the app without a data connection, including in-depth information on neighborhoods, history, culture, architecture, weather and transportation. Access to offline information is particularly useful for travelers abroad, who can download the apps before they go, sparing them from expensive roaming charges.
Point Me There – Once a traveler has selected a hotel, restaurant, or attraction in their destination, “Point Me There” will guide them there using the phone’s GPS and compass.
Trip Journal – Trip Journal offers travelers a fun and convenient way to document their trips to the 92 popular destinations covered by City Guides. Travelers can use City Guides during their whole trip, from start to finish–from finding things to do and places to eat and stay while on vacation, to sharing experiences during and after their getaway.
TripAdvisor provides easy access worldwide to leading online travel agencies including Expedia, Orbitz, Travelocity, hotels.com, Priceline, Booking.com, and more.
TripAdvisor, Inc. offers travel suppliers effective graphical advertising and cost-per-click marketing platforms.
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