With a far-reaching presence across 230 countries and territories, Travala.com becomes the official travel partner for Waves platform.
London, United Kingdom –– September 25, 2019 — Travala.com, the foremost blockchain-based hotel booking platform, has announced a strategic partnership with Waves, the open source blockchain platform that offers a wide range of purpose-designed tools for making the process of developing and running dApps easy and accessible. This partnership between Travala.com and Waves will further the continuation of the increasingly prolific trend of crypto tourism with the Waves community now able to benefit from up to 40% discounts on accommodation bookings made on Travala.com.
Matthew Luczynski, CEO and Founder of Travala.com, said, “It’s fantastic to see Waves token, moving further into real-world use cases to further drive cryptocurrency adoption to the masses and make paying with cryptocurrency a norm.”
This exciting partnership is to further drive the use of Waves for travel related services and promote Travala.com’s native token AVA. The Waves community who book accommodation via the Travala.com platform can not only enjoy the exclusive discounts and loyalty that Travala.com’s AVA SMART program offers but will also be entitled to an exclusive 5% Waves-Back for all bookings paid in Waves until the 7th October 2019 as a promotional offering.
With its extensive global presence, Travala.com’s expansive portfolio of over 1.6 million properties offers a myriad of accommodation offerings. By leveraging an equitable transparent pricing model, consumers benefit from increased cost-savings while the burden of high commission fees is removed for participating hotel partners, Including Waves, Travala.com currently accepts 17 different cryptocurrency payment options, along with a range of traditional forms of payments, including credit cards, debit cards and Paypal
“We are glad to have WAVES token integrated into Travala.com service – Sasha Ivanov, CEO and Founder of Waves said. I do believe that such partnerships will form the basis of viable real-world use cases for blockchain in general and our ecosystem in particular. May this be another small step towards a truly decentralized economy”.
Offering an average of 15% savings on bookings, Travala.com is the blockchain-based travel agency transforming the future of the online travel industry. With a portfolio of over 1.6 million properties across 230 countries and territories. Travala.com leverages on the token economy to deliver a more streamlined booking process and fairer pricing system for consumers and merchants alike.
Waves is an open platform for Web 3.0 applications and custom decentralized solutions, with a wide range of purpose-designed tools for making the process of developing and running dApps easy and fast. Recently Waves announced an improvement of its economic model lifting the limit on issuing new tokens and introducing community-driven decentralized monetary policy governance.