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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June, 2010

CONTACT: Brian Megless, (512) 322-2733, BMegless@BedandBreakfast.com

THE INTERNATIONALIZATION OF BEDANDBREAKFAST.COM
BEDANDBREAKFAST.COM extends global reach with the addition of sites in French, Italian and Spanish


Austin, TX – BedandBreakfast.com™, the leading online B&B directory and reservation network worldwide, recently launched three sister sites in French, Italian, and Spanish, enabling travelers to access expanded listings for more than 11,000 BedandBreakfast.com members in their native languages. Travelers can enjoy the ease of planning B&B getaways in their own language, while innkeepers can effortlessly translate information about their properties into four languages – English, French, Italian and Spanish.

“Knowing that online travel planning is on the rise globally, it’s our goal to make finding the perfect B&B as easy as possible, and this includes providing information in the travelers’ mother tongue,” says John Banczak, Vice President – BedandBreakfast.com at HomeAway. “With the new French, Spanish and Italian sites, added to BedandBreakfast.com’s English-language site, B&B travel planning will be a breeze for the majority of worldwide travelers.” With BedandBreakfast.com’s new global sites, innkeepers have the option of automatically translating their listings into English, French, Spanish and Italian or manually translating on their own, making it easy to attract guests from far beyond the borders of their own countries. Visit the BedandBreakfast.com sister sites at BedandBreakfast.fr, BedandBreakfastespanol.com, and BedandBreakfastitalian.it.

About BedandBreakfast.com: BedandBreakfast.com, based in Austin, Texas, is the leading specialty travel website with detailed information on more than 11,000 bed-and-breakfast properties worldwide. The site helps travelers find the ideal B&B or small inn through informative descriptions, photos and more than 100,000 consumer reviews, and make confirmed reservations instantly at nearly 2,000 properties. In addition, BedandBreakfast.com offers gift cards welcomed at more than 4,000 B&Bs in the United States and Canada, with no expiration or blackout dates. The company also operates RezOvation® the industry leader in property management systems, online reservations, website design and internet marketing for the inn and B&B market.

BedandBreakfast.com is owned and operated by HomeAway, Inc., the worldwide leader in online vacation rentals, representing more than 475,000 paid vacation rental home listings across 120 countries.

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