Hotels and travel agencies around the world allow free cancellation of reservations for the coronavirus

The main international hotel chains, especially those with a strong presence in China, are offering free cancellations for travelers who have reservations and decide to cancel their trip due to the coronavirus, the cause of Wuhan’s pneumonia and that has killed 132 people and almost 6,000 affected in thirty Chinese provinces. Millions of people reconsider […]

Airbnb restricts reservations to those under 25 in Canada

The platform takes this measure after the shooting at an unauthorized party at a platform accommodation in Toronto where three young people died The Airbnb vacation rental platform has begun to restrict some reservations for children under 25 in Canada in an effort to prevent so-called ‘party houses’ from becoming a spiral of violence. Airbnb […]

Airbnb will reinforce behavior standards since 2020 and offer direct line with mayors

Airbnb wird ab Anfang 2020 die Verhaltensregeln von Reisenden, Gastgebern und Städten auf der ganzen Welt, in denen es tätig ist, verschärfen, um übermäßigen Lärm, unbefugte Gäste, Parken verboten, Rauchen und Schmutz, der nach der Zahlung gereinigt werden muss, zu vermeiden. Darüber hinaus wird im Jahr 2020 eine Art der direkten Kommunikation festgelegt, «in der […]

Airbnb Operations Director Belinda Johnson resigns from office

Airbnb Operations Director Belinda Johnson has resigned her position, although she will become part of the company’s board of directors. As the company reported this Friday, Johnson joined Airbnb in 2011 and has been an «integral part» of the company’s growth over the years. «Despite all that we have accomplished, we are still at the […]