June 10, 2018

OK, let's also use this medium not only to share good, but also a bad experience! And make it into a travel tip for others...

When one travels, you will use services like Tripadvisor, Agoda, Expedia, Booking.com, hotels.com, or AirBnB. But we discovered a couple of times now that you really have to be aware of the information these services provide! Many times all is ok, but also in these platforms you will encounter the ‘alternative facts’ or misleading information. To give you a recent example:

As most people will do, you enter a place, the number of guests and the dates of arrival and departure. So did we as we booked a hotel in Japan via Booking.com. After a short search we made our pick and booked for 4 nights. We arrived with our one year old in the booked hotel. First you have to pay. And then it turned out we got a smoking room. Not the environment you envision for your child. So we asked for a non-smoking room. ‘Sorry, but the hotel only has smoking rooms.’ ‘Euh, sorry? Only smo...

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Just some random stories ...
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Sometimes I am just surprised, sometimes I am touched, sometimes I just want to share. So next to the travel stories there is other random stuff. Some stories are in my native tongue. Even though I communicate in English the majority of the day, writing in Dutch is still more natural and easy for me. So, here is the random stuff in random language.

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