Google adds Vacasa to vacation rental search

PhocusWire | September 05, 2019

Google adds Vacasa to vacation rental search
In March, Google added vacation rental properties to its Hotel Search function, and its now adding the first vacation rental management brand to the mix through a partnership with Vacasa.Portland-based Vacasa, which bills itself as North America’s largest vacation rental management platform with 14,000 properties, joins the roster alongside existing partners such as Expedia, HomeAway, Vrbo, RedAwning and TripAdvisor.(Airbnb and Booking Holdings’ brands remain unintegrated with the function.)Through a direct API, travelers can search and book homes managed by Vacasa on Google. The vacation rentals appear in an interactive map alongside hotel results, and when a home is selected, the booking takes place on Vacasa’s website.

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Scientists define time as one of the four dimensions of "space-time," a term used to describe the totality of the universe.  Physicists calculate that subatomic particles travel both forward and backwards in time, but humans experience time in only one direction, past to future (the "Arrow of Time").