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This service boasts that it offers the world’s largest search engine for short-term rentals and vacation homes, because it allows travelers to compare accommodations available across some of the world’s top rental sites, such as HomeAway, VRBO, TripAdvisor, HouseTrip, Interhome, Roomorama and Booking.

10 Hosting Options Beyond Airbnb

This service boasts that it offers the world’s largest search engine for short-term rentals and vacation homes, because it allows travelers to compare accommodations available across some of the world’s top rental sites, such as HomeAway, VRBO, TripAdvisor, HouseTrip, Interhome, Roomorama and Booking.

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Does President Donald Trump really need the whole White House? What better way to make up some of the shortfall than by renting an unused room or two via the vacation rental site Tripping? Wouldn't that make your next business trip to DC more fun?

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“We find most travelers visit five sites before they book,” said Jeff Manheimer, a founder and the chief operating officer for Tripping.com. Its listings include regional and small networks besides the bigger services like VRBO. “A transaction that was offline is increasingly coming online,” he said.

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But whilst TripAdvisor has seen that the process has not been as smooth as perhaps first anticipated, at least from a financial perspective, Tripping has now reached the heady milestone of a massive three million vacation rental properties now available for instant booking on its site.

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Jen O'Neal is the CEO of Tripping.com, a company she founded with COO Jeff Manheimer that is currently the world's largest search engine for vacation rentals with over 10 million property listings (that's four to five times more listings than Airbnb.)

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O’Neal said she plans to use the new money to hire new employees and ramp up marketing, including running a TV ad campaign in the U.S. and potentially Europe. “The reasons we raised this round was to get aggressive both here in the U.S. and abroad,” she said in a phone interview. “I would love to do a billion dollars in bookings next year.”

S.F. vacation rental booking startup Tripping.com raises $35M

In the last year, the company doubled its property listings to 10 million – five times that of Airbnb – making it the world's largest search engine for vacation homes and short-term rentals. The company is on track to generate over $500 million in gross bookings this year, a 600 percent increase over 2015.

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Homesharing website Tripping.com has raised $35 million in new funding, trying to capitalize on the popularity of travelers choosing to stay in private homes rather than hotels.

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But now, you can search over 8 million properties in one click with Tripping.com. This search engine scouts for rental property across all the top sites such as TripAdvisor, VRBO and Booking.com.

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The travel specialists from the online portal GetYourGuide and from Tripping.com have put together the most important stops of the seven seasons for the journey.

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Search engine tripping.com shows some of the most extraordinary Christmas markets on islands worldwide to inspire you this holiday.

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"Many people make jokes about leaving the country. Now, our data shows that Americans are currently looking for longer stays in Canada and Mexico, "said Jen O'Neal, founder of tripping.com.

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Finding a vacation rental has historically been a trying and time-consuming task, requiring visits to multiple sites, calls to local property management companies, back-and-forth conversations with property owners… And all you wanted to do was find a great place to spend some time away. That’s where Tripping.com comes in.

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According to the experts of Tripping.com, the countless coconut palms of the Kapuaiwa Coconut Grove and the Papohaku, also known as the "three-mile beach", are also worth visiting. It is one of the largest white sand beaches on the eight islands.

Trump and Merkel Want to Holiday Together

The search engine for vacation rentals, Tripping.com, wanted to know from the Germans with what personality Donald Trump should relax with for a few days in a vacation house. The surprising answer of the representative survey: Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel would be the candidate of the Germans.

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Free accommodation for Oktoberfest is rare and expensive- the vacation rental search engine Tripping.com examined the prices in and around Munich

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“You want your product to be a cultural fit,” said Jen O’Neal, who is the CEO of Tripping.com (the company is the world’s largest vacation rental search engine with more than 8 million listings). “Cultural tastes can vary dramatically across borders. For instance, we launched Tripping.com in Germany specifically because German people have a long history of staying in vacation rentals both within the country and throughout Europe.”

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As of Monday, Tripping.com, a leading vacation rental website, said there were more than 1,400 vacation rental properties available this weekend, with the most affordable rate being $60 per night. Jen O’Neal, CEO of Tripping.com, said the availability of rooms ranged from affordable apartments to a three bedroom oceanfront condo for $426 per night.

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“When it comes to partnerships,” said Jen O’Neal, who is the CEO of Tripping.com, “focus on your top prospect. This will accelerate your momentum...you’ll likely have an easier time getting other deals.”

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Jen O’Neal, founder in CEO of vacation-rental metasearch site Tripping.com, believes consumer behavior when it comes to searching for vacation rentals has already undergone dramatic change. “The vacation rental market isn’t just evolving towards the way consumers shop for hotels — it’s already there and it’s taking off in a big way,”

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Search Tripping (www.tripping.com) for 5,000 vacation rentals, including rustic log cabins and rooms with a view in the Yosemite area,

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'Our reception in Germany has been incredible since we formally entered the market in April. In addition to receiving a great deal of interest from the German press, we've seen significant increases in both site traffic and bookings.'

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"We saw a similar trend with the pope's visit last year and the Super Bowl in February," Jen O'Neal, founder and CEO of Tripping.com, said. "Owners are becoming increasingly savvy about offering their properties at competitive prices in advance of major events. Of course, asking for more per night doesn't mean you're guaranteed to get a booking."

Conventions spike Airbnb demand in Philly, Cleveland

Tripping.com, a search engine that aggregates rental properties from websites such as VRBO, HomeAway, and TripAdvisor - luxury condos, furnished beach houses, ski cabins, and bungalows in 150,000 destinations worldwide - said Monday that more short-term rental-home inventory remained available in Cleveland - 79 percent compared with 52 percent rental homes still available in Philadelphia during the Democratic gathering.

Failed Turkish Coup Piles Pressure on Travel Companies

Holiday rentals website Tripping.com said that searches for accommodation in Turkey dropped 37 percent last weekend compared with the previous weekend.