DALLAS, March 2, 2016 /CNW/ -- FareCompare announced today the availability of its Eventurist™ app to 15 additional countries and Puerto Rico. Released in October of 2016, Eventurist is a mobile application created to inspire travelers to discover new events around the world, and to find cheap flight deals to their favorite domestic and international destinations.
"Travel is a way to connect people to new experiences around the world," said Rick Seaney, CEO and Airfare Expert at FareCompare. "The expansion of Eventurist gives us the opportunity to broaden our mobile footprint, offering great travel content our users value and proprietary deals detection tools. As we continue our global growth, we will add additional features to the app, and expand further into new countries."
Eventurist is now available for iPhone and Android devices in Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Malaysia, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, Thailand, United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom, as well as in the United States.
After extensive user-research and interviews, FareCompare found a strong need and opportunity to provide not only great fares for travelers to fly to events, but also personalized information and recommendations from travelers like them. Eventurist offers a curated collection of great events, practical information, and constructive advice that will help travelers find amazing experiences and deals that they would have never stumbled on otherwise.
In addition to events, the app also has a deals section displaying current deals to interesting destinations. The fare deals are individualized by the user's home city, and are detected according to FareCompare's proprietary tools that scour more than 6.13 billion flight itineraries daily. Each deal is labeled according to historical and recent comparisons of available fares.
For more information, visit FareCompare.com/App.
Headquartered in Dallas, FareCompare makes shopping for airfare easy and simple, by comparing currently available fares from a vast variety of sources through one simple search. The company's multiple products allow customers across the world to keep track of their favorite destinations and specific travel dates. Through its best-in-class deal detection algorithms, the company is able to detect great low price deals that are often not publicized by airlines or online travel agencies. FareCompare.com is the trusted source of 6 million global users every month.
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