Litecoin Hastens Mainstream Adoption, Inks Deal with Blockchain Startup Travala

With the exception of bitcoin, Litecoin is arguably doing more than any other coin for mainstream adoption. Most recently, Litecoin Creator Charlie Lee has inked a partnership with, a blockchain-based hotel booking platform. Even though is another blockchain company, it’s a play on the travel industry and represents a use case that can serve as a model for future deals. While Expedia has shied away from accepting bitcoin, it could change its tune if’s Litecoin payments take off.

As a result of the deal with, travelers can slash 40% of their hotel costs by paying with Litecoin on To kick things off, is partnering with the Litecoin Foundation for the upcoming Litecoin Summit, which will unfold during Las Vegas’ Blockchain Week in the fall. Incidentally, the blockchain-based travel startup is also the official partner of the Bitcoin 2019 event. It’s not as though customers paying with crypto have to compromise, either. has a portfolio of nearly 600,000 properties spanning hundreds of countries and territories.


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