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Sep 25, 2019, 08:00 ET 68% have visited up to 10 countries: Agoda.com study

Britons lead the way for globetrotting, taking the top spot for the highest number of international countries visited according to the "Well Traveled ...


Aug 07, 2019, 08:00 ET Agoda launches Travel Guides to help people travel easier

Nature, Beaches, Food & Drink, Landmarks and Culture are the five top global reasons to travel, according to new research from Agoda, one of the...


Aug 01, 2019, 08:00 ET Global travelers most likely to want to meet travelers of their own nationalities on holiday

With summer holiday season in full swing and people keen to 'get away from it all', Agoda, one of the world's fastest growing digital travel...


Jun 06, 2019, 07:36 ET Ready, Set, Summer! Agoda.com reveals top holiday destinations for North American travelers

With the summer holidays fast approaching, Agoda, one of the world's fastest growing digital travel platforms, reveals Tokyo, London and Las Vegas...


May 20, 2019, 04:00 ET Agoda Introduces "Eid" Celebrations Across the World

Eid al-Fitr or Hari Raya Aidilfitri,a religious holiday which marks the end of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan, is celebrated by Muslims around the ...


Apr 17, 2019, 04:00 ET Eight Places Certified Bookworms Should Visit for World Book Day

Books can take one to new and exciting places—completely new worlds, even. This World Book Day (23 April 2019), Agoda highlights eight places to go...


Mar 04, 2019, 03:00 ET Have a colorful time (literally) on your next holi-day

Agoda, one of the world's fastest growing online travel agents (OTA), shares some top tips and destinations to help you enjoy Holi, the traditional...


Feb 18, 2019, 03:00 ET Agoda's film-inspired holiday ideas: 'Reel' travel locations for every movie lover's bucket list

To mark the end of the film awards season next week, Agoda, one of the world's fastest growing digital travel companies, shares its list of holiday...


Feb 12, 2019, 03:00 ET Party at the Biggest Carnivals Around the World: Mardi Gras Experiences You Wouldn't Want to Miss

Mardi Gras marks the end of the festive Carnival season, a period of feasting and fun that begins on 6th January in Christian culture. Mardi Gras,...


Jan 31, 2019, 08:00 ET Agoda reveals 2019's top destinations for travelers during the Spring Festival

Bangkok, Tokyo and Taipei are the top three most popular destination for Asia Pacific travelers over the Lunar New Year period in 2019, according to...


Dec 26, 2018, 06:00 ET Agoda reveals where everyone is headed to ring in the New Year

Tokyo, Paris and New York City are the top destinations to ring in 2019 according to Agoda, one of the world's fastest growing online travel agents...


Dec 05, 2018, 07:00 ET Agoda and Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Hajj and Umrah sign MoU to achieve vision 2030 goal of 30 million pilgrims

Agoda, one of the world's fastest growing online travel agents (OTA), and Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Hajj and Umrah have signed a Memorandum of...


Dec 04, 2018, 23:04 ET Where did Americans and everyone travel to this year? Agoda reveals 2018 most-booked destinations

Agoda, one of the world's fastest growing online travel agents (OTAs), reveals Las Vegas, Bangkok and London as the top city destinations among Agoda ...


Oct 29, 2018, 22:43 ET Agoda gets into the Halloween Spirit with 13 'spook-tacular' places to visit

If tales of witches, ghosts and ghouls, and "cobwebs" brushing your shoulders sounds like your idea of adventure, check out Agoda's guide to...


Sep 30, 2018, 12:00 ET Whether for business, leisure or 'bleisure', travelers are going solo

With longer working hours, constant digital contact and increasing obligations, it's no wonder more people are treating themselves to solo trips to...


Aug 23, 2018, 07:19 ET Agoda reveals how American families are travelling in 2018

New school semesters may be looming or already underway after the mid-year break, but that doesn't mean families are packing away their travel gear...


Aug 01, 2018, 07:00 ET American travelers rank most annoying travel habits

With the summer holiday season in full swing, Agoda, one of the fastest growing online travel agents (OTA), has been asking travelers what they think ...


Jul 26, 2018, 04:00 ET Agoda: Six great reasons why traveling with friends is better

To mark World Friendship Day on 30 July, Agoda, one of the fastest-growing online travel agents (OTA), shares six reasons why you should round up...


Jun 20, 2018, 07:00 ET School's out, summer is here; Agoda shares where independent travelers are heading

Agoda, one of the fastest growing online travel agents (OTA), today revealed the top trending summer travel spots, globally, for independent...


Jun 10, 2018, 09:00 ET Are you going football crazy? Six destinations where you can score a break from the football madness

Are you among those who would rather catch the flu than watch a game of football? No need to go to such drastic measures come 14 June when the games...


Jun 05, 2018, 11:07 ET Consejos de Agoda para viajar de forma sostenible

Con motivo del Día Mundial del Medio Ambiente, el 5 de junio, Agoda ofrece algunos consejos para ser un viajero más consciente y responsable. Estas...


Jun 05, 2018, 06:34 ET Les meilleurs conseils d'Agoda pour un voyage durable

Afin de marquer la Journée mondiale de l'environnement le 5 juin, Agoda partage des conseils sur la façon de devenir activement un voyageur plus...


Jun 04, 2018, 11:29 ET Agoda's top tips for sustainable travel

To mark World Environment Day on 5 June, Agoda shares tips on how to actively become a more conscious, responsible traveler. Here are some ideas to...


Jun 04, 2018, 07:44 ET Agodas top Tipps für nachhaltiges Reisen

Zum Weltumwelttag am 5. Juni teilt Agoda Tipps, wie Sie aktiv zu bewussterem, verantwortungsvollerem Reisen beitragen können. Hier sind einige Ideen, ...


Mar 08, 2017, 02:05 ET Global Study Reveals Asia's Lesser-known Destinations On The Rise

agoda, a world-leading accommodation site, today announced the results of its latest Travel Smart study, revealing the top 10 destinations in Asia...