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Jan192017

Hotel Indigo Krakow review

Hotel Indigo Krakow, Poland is a recently opened hotel in a convenient location two blocks from the city train station and ten minutes walk to Krakow’s Old Town. The 1836 original building was completely gutted and rebuilt as a hotel from 2014 to 2016. We arrived from Bratislava by bus on Christmas Day. I had…

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Feb132016

Blame Priceline and Expedia. Hotel industry experts say more hotel chain consolidation coming

What financial experts in the hotel industry say is driving the move for hotel chain consolidation is Expedia and Priceline. These two online travel agencies (OTAs) control most of the hotel distribution bookings globally, they gobble up their OTA competition and their share of hotel bookings distribution is growing globally. The Priceline Group “Priceline: With…

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Oct222014

Club Carlson London hotels TripAdvisor rankings

As I was writing this article I came across a Telegraph UK hotel review which questions the role of TripAdvisor and the influence of smart social media on the part of hotels. The hotel review story tells how Red Carnation, a boutique hotel chain, has 5 out of 6 London hotels in the TripAdvisor.com Top…

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Jul102014

Skift.com report on consolidation of online travel booking sites

Skift.com published an article this week, The Consolidation in the Online Travel Booking Space Over the Last Two Years, with a table showing the acquisitions and consolidation of online travel booking sites over the past 18 months by four major online travel booking agencies (OTA): Expedia, HomeAway, Pricceline and TripAdvisor. Expedia.com Online Travel Space Acquisitions…

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Mar262009

TripAdvisor Million Miles Sweepstakes

TripAdvisor Million Miles Sweepstakes TripAdvisor has an ongoing sweepstakes for one million Continental Airlines frequent flyer miles. You must be at least 18 and a legal resident of the 50 US or DC to be eligible. The promotion began 12 noon eastern on March 24 and ends at 12 noon eastern on May 4, 2009.…

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