Tipping Etiquette for Hotels and Resorts

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Legend has it, the word “tip” itself came years ago from a pub owner who used the acronym on a box “To Insure Promptness.” In that spirit, tipping should be thought of first and foremost as a reward for prompt and attentive service. In reality, tipping etiquette has evolved into […]

Hotel industry pledges to provide workers with panic buttons

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The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA), in partnership with a consortium of leading hotel brands, has unveiled the 5-Star Promise, a new workplace safety initiative designed to prevent sexual harassment and assault. Among the platform’s focal points is a commitment to provide hotel workers across the U.S. with “employee […]

Booking.com Launches Accelerator Programme for Startups in Sustainable Tourism

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Today Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travellers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay, announced the launch of its new accelerator programme, Booking.com Booster. Designed to identify, mentor and fund enterprising startups from around the world that are seeking to have a positive impact on the global […]

7 hotel booking tips: from when to find the best deal, to saving cash through your smartphone

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With so much choice, booking a hotel room can throw up as many problems as it solves, not least the uncertainty around knowing if you’re getting the best deal. Many agents claim booking in advance is the secret to the best deals, however, others like Lastminute.com, contradict this – with […]

Budget Tips for Booking Hotels

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The majority of Americans traveling in Europe want to sleep in moderately priced hotels. Most of the accommodations I recommend in my guidebooks fall into this category. Keep these things in mind when searching for a good-value hotel that suits your budget: Comparison-shop. It’s smart to email several hotels to […]

The Ultimate Hotel Booking Guide

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Fed up of paying through the roof for hotels? Check out these 62 industry tips guaranteed to save you money on your next trip! Do you feel your entire vacation budget gets swallowed by hotels? Does everyone else seem to find great deals but you? Read on for 62 hotel […]