Expedia Launches New Zealand Site

Online travel booking company Expedia Inc. announced Wednesday that it has launched a version of its services tailored especially for New Zealand travelers. Expedia said the site enables users to book flights from all major airlines, reserve transportation from car rental companies, browse hotels, and plan their trip, and has been localized to the local currency, the New Zealand dollar. The site is the third, localized site the firm operates in the region, which also includes Australian and Japanese sites.