TOURIST TAXES AROUND EUROPE – IN BELGIUM AND ITALY TOURISTS PAY THE MOST

Chris Grad -
An ever-increasing number of European cities or regions are applying tourist taxes to travelers who stay overnight in their lodgings, albeit with large differences in the amount charged depending on t...

HOTEL TECHNOLOGIES EMBRACED BY THE SECTOR

James Morris -
With new advances being made on a daily basis, modern hotels around the world are starting to catch up in terms of technology....

AIRBNB EXPANDING MORE AND MORE

Nik Fes -
The ambitions of Airbnb are enormous. After acquiring Gaest.com, a platform that allows users to find and book a place for meetings, earlier this year, the company is looking for more and more potenti...

CZECH TOURISM INDUSTRY REJOICES OVER POSITIVE NUMBERS

Sara Thopson -
Czech tourism industry recorded an increase in visitor numbers. Over the first three quarters of 2016, 14.57 million tourists stayed overnight in the Czech Republic (+7.1%). The number represents the ...

THE DANGERS OF HOTEL WI-FI CONNECTION

Nik Fes -
For many travelers it is a routine. When you arrive at a hotel or restaurant, firstly you ask about wireless connection. However, experts warn that hotel wifi may be very dangerous, though the risks c...