Exciting news in the daily deal travel space – Groupon have just announced that they are launching a service together with Expedia, which will deliver travel related daily deals to the masses. This will be initially available in the US and Canada, but will move to international markets soon after. Livingsocial already has it’s ‘Escapes’ product, a service that is in direct competition to Groupon’s upcoming offering. Will travel dominate the daily deals space? It does remove the locality aspect, making deals instantly more relevant to a wider audience, and removing the need for location based targeting.