With a far-reaching presence across 210 countries and territories, Travala.com becomes the recommended travel partner for DigiByte.
Travala.com, the leading blockchain-based hotel booking platform, has been announced as the recommended travel partner for DigiByte, the public, rapidly growing and highly decentralized blockchain. Travala.com and DigiByte will boost the ongoing, prolific trend of crypto tourism by enabling the DigiByte community to enjoy up to 40% discounts on accommodation bookings worldwide made on Travala.com when paying with DGB.
Matthew Luczynski, CEO and Co-Founder of Travala.com, said, “In recent years, DigiByte has been at the forefront of innovation setting itself apart with multiple blockchain firsts, such as SegWit, as well as offering great speeds up to 40x faster than Bitcoin for example. We are excited to work with DigiByte to champion the growth of the crypto community and promote a future where crypto payments are universal and essential to everyday life.”
Appealing to both cryptocurrency users and everyday travellers alike, this collaboration also demonstrates the synergies between both the travel industry and disruptive technologies, as both projects strive to significantly lower the barrier of entry within the cryptocurrency payment space.
With its extensive global presence, Travala.com’s expansive portfolio of over 82,000 destinations 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. In addition to DigiByte, Travala.com currently accepts most leading cryptocurrencies as payment, along with a range of traditional forms of payments, including credit cards.
Rudy Bouwman, Core Member of DigiByte & Co-Founder of the DigiByte Awareness Team, said, “We are very grateful Travala.com has now integrated DigiByte as a native payment option. Travala.com is a leading blockchain-based travel booking platform that aims to be 15% cheaper on average than other booking platforms. DigiByte is a great addition to their multi-currency payment option. With the addition of DigiByte they are making another step forward towards cryptocurrency adoption.”
Offering an average of 15% savings on bookings, Travala.com is the leading blockchain-based travel agency transforming the future of the online travel industry. With presence across 210 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.
DigiByte is a public, rapidly growing and highly decentralized blockchain. DigiBytes are digital assets that cannot be destroyed, counterfeited or hacked, making them ideal for protecting objects of value like currency, information, property or important digital data. DigiBytes can be sent over the DigiByte Blockchain and forever recorded on an immutable public ledger that is decentralized on thousands of computers across the planet.