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Five ways that traditional travel agents are still adding value to travellers

Mark Twain famously stated that “rumours of my death have been greatly exaggerated”. Likewise...

The travel sector is no longer about where and when, but ‘Y’

Once upon a time selling travel was all about the where, when, and, inevitably, how much. But...

Different applications: booking vs travelling in the world of travel apps

Once upon a time any pre-trip 'to do list' included items related to clothes, medicines or...

When does a collective noun become an acronym? When it´s called ITB

A group of lions is a pride and rhinoceroses en masse are a crash. But what is the collective noun...

Code, don’t sleep…repeat!

Code…don’t sleep…repeat! As previewed on this blog, that’s exactly what happened last week in our...

Women´s ´code´ of conduct: Hotelbeds Group supports Django Girls Palma

Who said that women can’t code? Clearly no one told this to Ada Lovelace (a Countess, no less),...

Code Hard. Party Hard: Group´s Palma head office hosts first hackathon

Twenty-four hours of non-stop hacking. No sleep. No rest. Just endless coding until the very last...

Chinese technology should give hoteliers paws for thought this Year of the Dog

What´s the biggest challenge for a European or North American hotel chain attracting Chinese...

Who wants a call center line that is engaged 24 hours a day?

What is the one and only thing you want to do when you have a customer service issue? Speak with...