Articles tagged “wego”

Google Quietly Releases Its Hotel Booking Destination With Potentially Huge Implications

Google Quietly Releases Its Hotel Booking Destination With Potentially Huge Implications

Raini Hamdi, Skift

Within months, Google has rolled out new features in flights and hotels that, we dare say, make it a convenient one-stop shop to book travel sans encumbrances. Given its dominance in search, hotels and online travel agencies are on another planet if they are not feeling wary.

2 months ago

Travel Search Engine Wego Labored in Asia but Found Its Footing in the Gulf States

Travel Search Engine Wego Labored in Asia but Found Its Footing in the Gulf States

Sean O'Neill, Skift

Wego got its start in 2005. But it only found a path to scaling up recently when it shifted its focus from Asia to the Gulf States.

1 year ago

The Top 31 Most Heavily Venture-Funded Startups In Travel

The Top 31 Most Heavily Venture-Funded Startups In Travel

Rafat Ali, Skift

The global travel industry is going through a lot of disruption, and the biggest sectors include the sharing economy and ground transportation, as well as one large potential winner in the hotel booking sector.

5 years ago

Wego raises $17 million with plans to commoditize users’ search data

A pivotal point of Wego’s rapid expansion will be its move into B2B data sharing on customers’ searches, increasing its revenues to help grow its global presence.

6 years ago