Mahesh Chaddah is the co-CEO of Reservations.com and has more than 20 years of industry experience in finding great deals at hotels and resorts around the world. Here we sit down to pick his brain about tricks for booking properties at the best rates (it has a lot to do with timing) and also 2017 travel trends in general.
Sky-high hotel rates mean that your next vacation will likely take a big bite out of your budget. However, there are ways to find the best deals so you can lower travel costs and save money. Click through for hotel secrets to save money on your next stay.
Instagram is six years old, Twitter is 10; Expedia began in 1996, Princeline in 1997. Twenty years ago, the Internet came into its own, connecting buyers to brands in ways unthinkable in the 80s. A whole generation has had major technology as close as a computer, and more recently, smartphones. It’s made things easier, it’s made transactions fast, and it’s made some very savvy consumers.
Originally created to sell excess inventory during slow seasons, OTAs have become the top driver of hotel bookings around the world.
They are now a primary source of revenue for most hotels and allow consumers to easily compare travel options and have gone from offering simple hotel booking sites to providing everything from language support to personalized experience suggestions.
Valentine’s Day is here! In honor of the holiday of love, we’ve compiled a list of the most romantic cities in the world. Use these cities as a form of inspiration for the heart filled season and celebrate your love with a trip to any of these cities. A charming romantic getaway is never a bad date idea after all.