November 05, 2009
Hostelworld.com today announced the launch of their official company blog. The Hostelworld Travel Blog will contain everything from company updates and product developments to travel tips and information, with daily posts from the team at Hostelworld. A key focus of the blog will see the company's editor and staff writers posting from their trips around the globe. The blog is available at www.hostelworld.com/blog/
Colm Hanratty, editor of Hostelworld.com said "This is an exciting development for us as a team at Hostelworld and as a business. We appreciate that our customers enjoy real time interaction and discussion with the trusted brands that they support so we are delighted to be able to offer this facility".
He continued "Our team will be bringing back their experience and tips from our new and established destinations so not only will customers be able to book the widest range of budget accommodation of any hostel site including hostels, B&Bs and budget hotels, accessing reviews made by customers who have actually stayed in the properties reviewed on our site, they will now be able to feedback comments and access those unique insights that our team has to offer."
In addition to the blog, the Hostelworld site features a wealth of user-generated and editorial content including award-winning travel videos, free downloadable PDF guides and podcasts all accessible at www.hostelworld.com, giving back value to both new and returning customers making bookings on our website.
The global market leader for 10 years, Hostelworld.com is the leading provider of online reservations to the budget, independent and youth travel market. It offers confirmed online reservations for over 20,000 hostels and budget hotels in 170 countries worldwide. The site also offers budget travelers over 2 million user reviews, free podcasts, videos, customized city guides, a travel social network and more. Hostelworld.com is headquartered in Dublin and is fully owned and operated by Web Reservations International Ltd (WRI)