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GetYourGuide Raises $25 Million Series B Round from Spark Capital and Highland Capital Partners Europe Berlin July 31st, 2014: GetYourGuide, the world’s largest online platform for tours and activities, today announced the closing of its $25 million Series B round of funding from Spark Capital and Highland Capital Partners Europe. Both investors led GetYourGuide’s 2013 Series A funding round. The investment will be used to further accelerate the company’s growth into new markets, as well as a support the company’s focus on mobile development.

Bewährte Partnerschaft in der Reiseindustrie:
GetYourGuide und TUI setzen ihre Kooperation fort
Berlin July 1st, 2014: (w&p) – Der große Erfolg führte zur vorzeitigen Vertragsverlängerung: GetYourGuide, Marktführer im Segment Touren und Aktivitäten an Urlaubszielen weltweit, und die TUI Deutschland setzen ihre Zusammenarbeit fort. Seit dem November 2012 haben die TUI-Reisebüros Zugriff auf die mittlerweile mehr als 24.500 Produkte von GetYourGuide in über 2.400 Destinationen und können damit unmittelbar auf spezielle Kundenwünsche reagieren. Nun wurde die bewährte Partnerschaft vertraglich verlängert.

And the winner is …
Der Touren-Anbieter GetYourGuide verleiht erstmals die „Guidie Awards“
Berlin March 5th, 2014: (w&p) – Bühne frei für die „Guidie Awards“: Erstmals hat der Touren-Anbieter GetYourGuide (www.getyourguide.de bzw. www.getyourguide.com) auf der Reisemesse ITB 2014 sein weltweites Angebot von einer unabhängigen Jury bewerten und die Besten in fünf Kategorien küren lassen.

Former CEOs of Booking.com and Qunar.com lead $4.5 million investment round in GetYourGuide Berlin January 30th, 2014: Online travel industry experts Kees Koolen and Fritz Demopoulos bring travel industry expertise to GetYourGuide’s board of directors

A big win for GetYourGuide: The online tour and activity marketplace secured first place at SevenVentures Pitch Day in London. Berlin November 15th, 2013: The company can now look forward to a prize of several million euros in TV advertisement at ProSiebenSat. 1 Group.

GetYourGuide for iOS & Android Berlin October 11th, 2013: GetYourGuide, the world’s largest online platform for tours & activities, launches its first app for iPhone & Android for the UK market

Ein Muss für smarte Urlauber:
Touren-Anbieter GetYourGuide (www.getyourguide.de) mit neuer iPhone App - Buchungen überall und jederzeit möglich - User erhalten mobilen Voucher
Berlin October 1st, 2013: Auf diese App hat der mobile Reisende gewartet: Bei GetYourGuide (www.getyourguide.de), der größten Online-Plattform für Touren und Freizeitaktivitäten, können Reisende ihre Buchungen noch einfacher und spontaner durchführen.

GetYourGuide Supports Activity Upload in French, Italian, and Spanish Berlin August 23rd, 2013: GetYourGuide, the world’s largest online portal for tours and activities at destinations around the globe, has announced today that it will support upload of new products in three new languages.

GetYourGuide Acquires Peer-to-Peer Activity Portal IGottaGuide Berlin July 30th, 2013: GetYourGuide has acquired peer-to-peer platform IGottaGuide for an undisclosed sum as part of its effort to make a deep dive into the local activities market.

Gidsy is now a part of GetYourGuide Berlin April 24th, 2013: Combined company creates the world’s largest online portal for discovering and booking unforgettable travel experiences.

GetYourGuide and Air One, Smart Carrier of Alitalia, Announce Partnership that Allows Travelers to Book Tours and Activities in Advance Berlin February 28th, 2013: Alitalia’s smart carrier, Air One, and GetYourGuide, the Internet’s largest booking platform, have announced a partnership that will offer a new service to Air One’s customers.

TUI and GetYourGuide Join Forces to Revolutionize Travel Agency Distribution Hannover February 25th, 2013: Exclusive partnership offers benefits for travel agencies and vacationers

Online Activity Portal, GetYourGuide, Expands Into France, Spain and Italy With Bespoke Language Websites Berlin February 18th, 2013: GetYourGuide, the world’s largest online portal for tours and activities at destinations around the globe, has announced today that it is expanding into the French, Italian, and Spanish markets.

GetYourGuide Raises $14 Million Series A Round from Spark Capital and Highland Capital Partners Europe Berlin and Las Vegas, January 7th, 2013: GetYourGuide announces the closing of its $14 million Series A round of funding from Spark Capital and Highland Capital Partners Europe.

GetYourGuide Raises Investment of Two Million US Dollars: Industry Veterans Back Online Booking Platform's Expansion Plan Berlin, March 7th, 2012: GetYourGuide, the world's largest online platform for tours, activities and attractions, has announced a new round of investment that will further accelerate its growth.

GetYourGuide Moves to the Old Goldpunkt Factory Building Berlin January 16th, 2012: GetYourGuide, the world's largest online booking platform for tours and activities, is moving to a new office in Prenzlauer Berg's Goldpunkt-Haus.

GetYourGuide starts donation campaign to support SOS Children's Villages Berlin, December 1st, 2011: GetYourGuide, the biggest online platform for tours and attractions
worldwide, supports SOS Children's Villages with a donation campaign. For every tour booked
between 12/01/2011 and 12/31/2011, GetYourGuide will donate 1 Euro for the aid projects of
SOS Children's Villages.

GetYourGuide presents the most popular tours in North America Berlin, October 20th, 2011: GetYourGuide, the premier online booking platform for tours and activities worldwide, presents the ten most popular and booked tours in North America. In autumn it is especially helpful to know which activities travellers choose for their vacations. GetYourGuide offers the opportunity to get some new travel ideas and to be introduced to numerous available tours. Here are our top ten:

GetYourGuide is looking for the best travel photographer Berlin, August 1st, 2011: The successful online booking platform GetYourGuide.com is offering the chance to win two fantastic city trips and other prizes like vouchers for over 6,000 tours and activities worldwide. The new Travel Photo Contest is fun, social and easy to take part in. Submit your 10 most impressive or unique travel photos to win.

The portal for excursions all over the world Solothurn/Lausanne, June 29th, 2011: GetYourGuide wins renowned Devigier prize for young entrepreneurs in Switzerland.

Das Reisefoto 2011 - GetYourGuide is looking for the best travel photographer Berlin, April 4th, 2011: The successful online booking platform GetYourGuide.com is offering the chance to win great city trips and vouchers for over 4,000 tours and attractions worldwide. Everybody who has digital travel pictures can take part. Submit your most impressive, fun or unique pictures to win a prize.

GetYourGuide Announces Partnership with TripAdvisor at ITB Berlin Berlin (ITB), March 10th, 2011: Innovative Platform for Booking Tours to Power "Book Now" Feature for Attractions Listed on the World's Largest Travel Site. Offers travelers on TripAdvisor a one-stop shop for all their travel-Planning needs.

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