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Hotels Taking Part In Earth Hour: WE WANT YOU!

Sometimes it’s good to be in the dark, especially if it’s 8:30m PM on March 26th, otherwise known as Earth Hour. Started in Sydney Australia in 2007, the concept of turning off your lights for one hour has spread globally … Continue reading

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What we’ve been working on

Have a wander over to HotelsCombined.com and you’ll see things are looking quite new and shiny – we’ve had a major facelift! The pixels have had a botox treatment and our search engine has hit the gym, have a look:

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Find The Last Hotels Available For South By SouthWest (Plus An Exclusive Discount)

Can you feel it in the air? It’s that magic time of year again, when techies, geeks, entrepreneurs, music and film lovers all get together for the holy grail of conferences: South by Southwest. Held annually in Austin, Texas, SXSW … Continue reading

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Beat The iPad 2 Rush With Local Hotel Stays

If you’re like us at HotelsCombined.com, you can’t WAIT for the launch of the iPad 2. Nothing beats the thrill of tearing open the box of a new Apple product and, let’s be honest, getting your new gear on launch … Continue reading

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We’ve added Arabic to our iFindHotels iPhone App!

Today we announced the release of iFindHotels version 1.31 for iPhone and iPod Touch, an update that enables full support and browsing for the Arabic language to our hotel price comparison app.

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Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Asia Pacific Awards HotelsCombined.com

We have been awarded 9th place in the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Asia Pacific 2010 Ranking! The Deloitte Technology Fast 500 recognizes technology companies both public and private, that have achieved the fastest rates of annual revenue growth in the Asia-Pacific region … Continue reading

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Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Awards HotelsCombined.com

We have been awarded 2nd place in the 2010 Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Program ceremony, held last Friday. The Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Program, now in its tenth year, ranks the 50 fastest growing public or private technology companies, based … Continue reading

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We’ve Launched Our Green Hotels and Responsible Tourism Initiative

Today we announced the launch of our Green Hotels and Responsible Tourism Initiative, launched in parallel with the WTM World Responsible Tourism Day. The Green Hotels and Responsible Tourism Initiative is an education resource that has been developed in partnership … Continue reading

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We Won Website of the Year at the 2010 TRAVELtech Web Awards

We have been awarded Website of the Year at the 2010 TRAVELtech Web Awards, held in Sydney on Tuesday. It also won in the Best Accommodation Website category! Judging was based on the following criteria – innovation, design and usability, … Continue reading

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