Month: Oct 2017

Meet Joanna, Bidroom’s Country Manager Netherlands

We are happy to introduce you to our Country Manager Netherlands – Joanna Kolarczyk. She is in charge of the development of the Dutch-speaking market. Her responsibilities include building and maintaining long-lasting relationships with hotel owners, revenue, sales directors and general managers by providing them with the best solution to increase their revenue per available room. On daily basis, she is in contact with the hoteliers in The Netherlands and Belgium.

Alternative travel

Alternative Travel – Off the Beaten Track

It is the responsibility of every traveller to visit the cities like Rome, Paris or New York. But there are hundreds of places all over the world seemingly unnoticeable or even sinister. Many of them are the true treasures, while many the jams for adrenaline-seekers. Nevertheless, it would be a great loss to miss them. Let us show you a few of the alternative travel destinations.   Chernobyl A trip to a place that underwent a nuclear explosion sounds at the very least wild. However, tens of thousands of tourists choose Pripyat in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone as their destination. Departure to this land is definitely scary. But there is something fascinating about the post-apocalyptic landscape of this abandoned city. An explosion at Chernobyl nuclear power plant took place in 1986. It was a catastrophe, unlike anything the world has seen so far. Even the bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki were not nearly as toxic as the one in Chernobyl. This incident was given the rank of Level 7, the highest at the International …

Taiwan

Taiwan – Not Quite China

In 1697 Taiwan’s pioneering explorer from the mainland China, Yu Yonghe, described it as an inaccessible, unvisited and barbaric land. Funnily enough, in the 16th century, the Portuguese called it “Ilha Formosa”, the Beautiful Island. So what is the truth about this fascinating land? Today we will try to find out.  

Bidroom Employee Izabela

Meet Izabela, Bidroom’s Country Manager Italy

Today we have the pleasure of introducing you to our Country Manager Italy – Izabela Krzanowska. She is responsible for the development of the Italian market on our platform. Her duties include the revision and implementation of the sales strategy for the market, building and strengthening relationships with the hoteliers, mapping potential strategic customers and partners, as well as attending professional events and trade shows.

Travel apps

Travel Apps you Need to Download

Travelling can be tricky, so finding the right tools to help you out is crucial. We are lucky enough to live in the time when we can have them all in our pocket. Smartphones have become the modern day Swiss Army knives and it would be silly not to use them. Today we present to you some of the most useful travel apps.

Santiago

Santiago – in the Shadow of the Andes

In the Maipo Valley, surrounded by the World’s longest continental mountain range – the Andes – lays a very special city. Santiago de Chile is a unique piece of land. Here tradition meets modernity and nature meets the city life. Let’s have a walk around its streets to get a better understanding of its complex personality.

Airports

The Best Airports to Get Stuck on

Do you remember the movie “The Terminal” starring Tom Hanks? His character gets stuck at the JFK airport in New York. He tries to entertain himself, even starts to do some minor renovations around the airport. But what if the airport had its own ways to entertain the travellers? Today we will rank up the best airports from around the World to get stuck on.

Rimini

Rimini – More Than Just a Beach Resort

Many people associate Rimini only with its seaside resort and nightclubs. But this climatic city has so much more to offer than just the beach and the bars. Its history made it one of the most interesting places in Italy. So don’t get fooled by all the advertisements wanting you to only focus on one aspect of it. Discover true Rimini and don’t be afraid to fall in love.