Travala.com, the online cryptocurrency travel platform, has formed a partnership with Agoda, the booking giant. As a part of this partnership with Agoda, Travala.com has announced to add over 600,000 hotels on its cryptocurrency travel platform. Through Travala.com’s online platform, these hotels can be accessed worldwide by users.
Boosting traveling with Cryptocurrency
The strategic partnership between Travala.com and Agoda will allow both of these firms to boost up traveling by using digital currencies. By making a partnership with Agoda and adding a large list of hotels on its platform, Travala.com has expanded its cryptocurrency offerings.
With this new addition of hotels, Travala’s total number of properties has crossed above the 2,200,000 figure and this online traveling platform is now covering 90,124 from across the whole world. Juan Otero, the CEO of Travala.com, said that they can now regard their platform as the largest traveling platform in the world in terms of having more accommodation options at the moment. Otero said:
“This strategic partnership with Agoda puts Travala.com in a league of its own. We can safely say we are the world’s largest blockchain-based online travel agency by number of accommodation options available with over 2,200,000 options to book covering 90,124 destinations.”
Travala.com’s travel platform is based on blockchain technology and it is backed by the leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance. The online booking platform allows travelers from around the whole world to use over thirty different digital currencies such as Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), as well as its native digital coin AVA for booking trips.
While talking on the partnership with Travala.com, the Vice-President of Strategic Partnerships at Agoda Damien Pfirsch said that they are pleased to make Travala.com one of their partners while assisting the platform to increase its crypto-powered accommodation offerings.
Adding more to it, Damien stated:
“Agoda’s technological expertise and private cloud ensure that partners enjoy best-in-class uptime connection to our supply for a smoother customer booking journey, while our strong and extensive relationships with B2B suppliers and accommodation providers worldwide means that partners like Travala.com’s customers can easily access Agoda’s competitive rates and variety of inventory.”