Expedia Group has announced that its Vrbo vacation rental brand has launched its Fast Start program in the UK in order to recruit hosts from other vacation rental firms like Airbnb. The new initiative allows property owners to transfer their ratings or Superhost status from other travel sites, improving the visibility of new 4.5* hosts … Continue reading Vrbo’s Fast Start program takes aim at Airbnb and other vacation rental rivals.
According to the new Handbook on Encouraging Sustainable Tourism Practices published by the European Travel Commission (ETC), which represents 33 national tourism organizations in Europe, there are many ways that national and local tourism organizations can encourage stakeholders at all levels to incorporate sustainable tourism practices into their daily operations. On account of COVID-19, the … Continue reading ETC produces Handbook on Promoting Sustainable Tourism Practices
With the popularity of adventure sports bookings on the rise, Uswitch.com, a comparison and switching service, has examined the top European adventure activity destinations, with France leading the list. Book a Vacation with BookingBuddy and Save Big! The study used Manawa.com data on over 2,000 adventure activities accessible in 30 European nations to determine what … Continue reading The best adventure places in Europe have been ranked by the European Adventure Index.
Travelxp, the 4K HDR travel channel, has launched its first smart TV app, Travelxp RED, which gives viewers a new way to explore its extensive travel programming library. Over 1,000 hours of ad-free travel content are available through this app, allowing fans to watch their favorite shows at any time, while also discovering new destinations … Continue reading A new Android TV app for Travelxp has been launched
This tiny island in the middle of the North Atlantic Ocean may appear to be a lonely place, but don't let that mislead you! There are tremendous rivers, rich valleys, glaciers, mountains, old lava fields, and bleak heights on this hyperactive island. The only thing that makes it tiny is its population of roughly 350 … Continue reading Iceland – the country known as Land of Fire and Ice.
Thousands of tourists flock to view the royal legacy at Buckingham Palace, which is one of the most popular tourist attractions in the UK. At Buckingham Palace, the Changing of the Guard event, which had been halted due to the pandemic, is a must-see. But now, after 18 long months, it's back. The Queen's Guard … Continue reading After an 18-month absence, Changing the Guard ceremony has returned to London.
This year's holidays at Disneyland Resort have been extended by three days, running from November 12, 2021 to January 9, 2022. Guests can enjoy all of the beloved holiday traditions at Disneyland, including a few new ones, with Sleeping Beauty's castle decorated for the season, the "A Christmas Fantasy" Parade, which will be held multiple … Continue reading Disneyland Will Extend Its Holiday Season Celebrations
It should come as no surprise that Valencia is a popular destination for those looking for a last-minute getaway during the summer. There is something for everyone in this city known for its thriving culinary scene (especially their paella), beautiful tourist attractions, and warm weather. Valencia has many sides to offer whether you are traveling … Continue reading Why not visit Valencia in the last few weeks of summer?! It’s always a good idea.
In Japan, comparing and contrasting tourist attractions with other, more recognized destinations has become somewhat of a vogue. As an example, "Come to Okinawa, it's the Hawaii of Japan!" or "Visit Kagoshima, it's Naples of the East!" Even though it's a shame that any of these places are marketed as little more than a cheap … Continue reading 5 sites in Japan that you didn’t know you could see here
It's time for the workation: a fun mix of working and Work-related vacations are those in which you travel to a new location and work from there for at least part Because long-term or flexible remote working has grown in popularity in recent years, workations are now a viable choice for more people than ever … Continue reading What are the best cities in the world for a workstation?