- After the meme coin won a Twitter poll, Shiba Inu was added.
- Shiba Inu adoption has been steadily increasing since travala initiates doge payments in May 2021.
Travala, a blockchain-based travel startup funded by Binance, has integrated Shiba Inu payment capability to their website.
The Australia-based crypto-forward company’s official account congratulated Shiba Inu supporters on winning the token war it held a few days ago via a poll.
Noting that SHIB is now available as a payment method on Travala’s website and can be used to book over 2 million hotels worldwide and flights from over 600 airlines using the SHIB token.
While this is a significant victory for the ShibArmy, Travala has publicly accepted crypto donations for some time.
On their website, the platform already takes more than 40 different cryptocurrencies for payment. Nearly 4.9 million people voted in the Travala token duel between Floki Inu and Shiba Inu.
In the poll, Shiba Inu received 3.4 million votes, accounting for 69 percent of all votes cast.
Dogecoin, a competing meme coin and fellow dog coin, was added to the list of accepted payment methods in early May 2014.
Travala also has it’s own token AVA. Travala’s native token, AVA, is a multi-chain token that runs on both the Binance Smart Chain and the Ethereum blockchain. On the time writing this article the value of unit AVA token is $1.91.
HUGE SUPPORT BY SHIBA ARMY
This is simply another example of the SHIB community’s continuous support for the meme token and efforts to expand its acceptance across platforms that accept cryptocurrency payments.
The victory came after the community’s strong social media support persuaded Kraken to list Shiba Inu on its platform.
Kraken took about a month to finish the listing procedure, but it was eventually ends.
Shiba Inu has gained more attention in recent months than most other altcoins, including DOGE.
AMC theatres, a large US movie theatre chain, announced in November that it will accept SHIB payments.
Shiba Inu is available for trading on almost all major exchanges, including Binance, Kraken, Coinbase, and Gemini.
All that appears to be remaining is Robinhood, and the community has been pleading with the US based exchange to make it happen.
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