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Posted on 18-Oct-2007 12:37. | Tags Filed under: News.

Expedia, Inc. is launching its New Zealand website with a full-service travel booking site designed specifically to meet the needs of New Zealand travellers.

"New Zealand is a very important market in the Asia Pacific region, worth over USD$17bn in 2007(1), so we know Kiwis just love to travel," said Arthur Hoffman, managing director of "We are very excited to help New Zealanders research, plan and book their perfect holiday with all the benefits of Expedia's global product range, competitive prices, and in-depth travel and destination information." has a product range including over 75,000 hotels, flights from all major airlines, car rental companies and over 3,000 activities and attractions around the world.

Kiwi travellers will also benefit from a variety of innovative tools on like 360-degree virtual tours of rooms and facilities in popular hotels worldwide and read over 280,000 independent traveller reviews. In addition to a superior online experience, also provides access to professional travel advisors who can assist with phone bookings.

All products on are for sale in the local currency -- the New Zealand Dollar. Prices are quoted upfront and include all taxes and supplier surcharges so customers are easily able to understand the total cost of their travel, without any hidden charges.

Expedia has been in the travel industry for over 10 years, and operates the Expedia brand in 15 countries around the world.

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