Marriott Debuts MOXY HOTELS, an Economy Tier European Brand Aiming for 150 Hotels in 10 Countries by 2023

At the Berlin International Hotel Investment Forum (IHIF), Marriott International (NYSE: MAR) will debut MOXY HOTELS, its first entry into the economy tier, three-star hospitality segment in Europe. Designed to capture the rapidly emerging millennial traveller  the new brand combines contemporary stylish design, approachable service and, most importantly, an affordable price. The brand will debut in […]

ICEF Monitor: Eurozone crisis boosting student mobility in the south

According to the latest ICEF Monitor article the European Union’s sovereign debt crisis continues to unfold this year, there are increasing signs that economic uncertainty at home is further encouraging students from the most-affected nations to pursue studies abroad. There is now an emerging north-south divide within Europe as students from countries such as Spain, […]

Top Ten Hostels Worldwide in March – According to You

Each month we ask you, our customers, to rate the hostels you stay in. Then from these ratings and reviews we compile a list of the top ten hostels in the world. The results from last month’s ratings are in so we can now reveal what are the top ten for March… 1. Yes! Lisbon […]

Lowcostbeds launches in nine European countries

Lowcostbeds now has sites active in nine European countries and claims more than 10,000 agents have signed up to its portal. Part of the lowcostravelgroup, sales across Europe are growing above expectations with lowcostbeds sites in the UK, Spain, France, Italy, Sweden, Ireland, Austria, Germany and Switzerland. Norway and the Netherlands are due to be […]

747 Jumbo Hostel in Stockholm

Few of us can afford to turn left on an aircraft. The most we get to see how the other half live, at least when it comes to flying, is a quick, envious glimpse of flat beds and smiling air stewards offering glasses of champagne, before accepting our lot and turning right into cattle class. […]