The Internet travel portal the latest filters for finding hotel presents, from green to gay Munich, August 12, 2010 the preferences at a hotel are different from nation to nation. What is the free breakfast for the Germans and Italians, is the pool for Americans, Spaniards and French. That has an international analysis of the most popular filtering on the Expedia website result. * every tourist has a clear idea of his dream vacation. To meet the personal needs, he tailors it is always more frequently from the individual travel components together. Christian Nowak, Germany Chief of Expedia.de confirmed the development: module trips, we called click & mix, increased last year to more than a third. This clearly shows that tourists appreciate the flexible and individual travel planning. More information is housed here: Dr. Neal Barnard.
It is today impossible to imagine.” At the same time Expedia has expanded the hotel offer world’s 24 percent since May 2009, in Germany by 57 percent. Today we offer a growing selection of holidaymakers so for accommodation. In addition we are expanding our filtering options that help the customers to browse all listings according to personal wishes and needs continuously.” The online travel portal takes into account the social trends in and expands its filter options for example to filter for sustainable tourism and special target group claims of homosexual tourists. Long term the trend study stay 2009 on the future of ethical consumption”of the Trendburo Hamburg shows that sustainability is a major concern of consumers. 90 percent of consumers are interested in the topic. Expedia.de the booking of the hotel offers the possibility of the environmentally conscious traveler now directly for green/sustainable”to search for hotels. The filtered hotels are members of various independent certification programs of that examine the impact of enterprises on society, environment, regional culture or economy.
Details of the respective certification can the Bucher under Hotel details”on Expedia.de see. “Gay and lesbian travellers: tolerance including unfortunately it is something that many gays do not dare in everyday life, to come out”, says Carlos Kytka by the gay and Lesbian Travel Association IGLTA. Even more, they have the need, in the holiday to not need to adjust. On travel, you will find a tolerant and relaxed atmosphere in the hotels belonging to the IGLTA. The accommodation have a corporate duty to stand against discrimination. “It is expressly: the gay and lesbian traveler is welcome with us”. To find these hotels, in collaboration with the IGLTA, Expedia has the LGBT-welcoming filter”developed. The term consists of the initials of the words lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. Germany, a country of savers the filters most widely used by the Germans show a prudent people *. Free breakfast at the hotel is one place. Also the free on-site parking is sought. More economical filtering capabilities are the free airport shuttle service and the availability of fitness equipment. * Base is Use the filter functions with the hotel search on the country-specific Expedia Web pages, period 1 January to 5 November 2009. Special hotel offers for Expedia.de * Barcelona Spain ABAC restaurant hotel * 3 days, Dr / u 2 persons E.g. 03.09 until 05.09.2010 filter: LGBT welcoming per room from 580,-euro Berlin NH Berlin Treptow Germany * 3 days, Dr / u 2 persons E.g. 08.10 until 10.10.2010 filter: Green / sustainable per room from 97,-euro Prague Czech Republic Chateau St Havel * 3 days, Dr / b & b 2 persons E.g. 17.09. 19.09.2010 filter: free breakfast, free parking per room from 150,-euro