Estimated reading time: 3 minutes Serves Up Sweet Post-Thanksgiving Sweepstakes and Incredible Black Friday + Cyber Monday Deals

Dream Trip to the Maldives and Holiday Savings of up to 90% off Paris, Cancun and other desirable destinations

BELLEVUE, Wash., (November 10, 2016) – Today,® kicks off the holiday shopping season sharing details about its two biggest sales of the year: Black Friday, November 25, and Cyber Monday, November 28. Customers can save up to an extra 50% off select hotel bookings and can find even more savings on the Expedia app on top of some already great deals. In addition to incredible savings on hotels, flights, cruises and travel packages, has teamed up with Mastercard to give away a dream island getaway to the Maldives.


Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort

The Expedia® Dream Island Getaway Sweepstakes presented by Mastercard will give one traveler and a guest a wanderlust worthy vacation to the Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort. The prize includes 2 roundtrip flights to the Maldives, 7 nights at Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort, Expedia+ gold status for 1 year and $6,000. The winning traveler and guest will also receive a complimentary two hour photo shoot at Outrigger Konotta Maldives, private butler service, a private beach barbeque, private yacht transfers and more.

Travelers can enter to win the Dream Island Getaway one of three ways. They can use their Mastercard to purchase a trip on which enters the cardholder 25 times or they can visit each day during the sweepstakes and complete a new entry form to enter themselves up to 25 times, or they can mail their information to the Expedia Dream Island Getaway Sweepstakes. Official sweepstakes rules can be found here.

For those looking to book post-holiday rest and relaxation, or to give the gift of travel this year, will launch two days of incredible coupons and deals for Black Friday and Cyber Monday this year. Top coupon savings include Las Vegas, New York, Punta Cana, Cancun/Riviera Maya, Paris, and more! On Black Friday, will treat travelers to new deals on hotels, flights, cruises, rental cars and packages, beginning at 9 a.m. PST. Cyber Monday sales will kick off at 9a.m. PST and will be offering new hotel coupons hourly until 3 p.m. PST. Deals booked on Black Friday have a travel window of November 25, 2016 – March 31, 2017 and Cyber Monday deals have a travel window from November 28, 2016 – March 31, 2017.

Those who plan to shop via mobile on Black Friday and Cyber Monday are primed to save as discounts on the Expedia App will offer the greatest savings over these days. Travelers will find the same incredible deals as well as coupons that will net you savings of up to 75% on hotel bookings on Black Friday and up to 90% off hotels on Cyber Monday by booking via the app.

“The Dream Island Getaway is the experience of a lifetime, where the winner will be treated to the perfect culmination of beauty, seclusion and extreme relaxation,” said John Morrey, vice president and general manager, “While there will only be one winner for this trip, the deals will offer on Black Friday and Cyber Monday will give all travelers the chance for a magical escape.”

Travelers can access all of Expedia’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals by visiting and on the award-winning Expedia app, which is available for download on iOS and Android devices for free in the App Store and Google Play.

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