Barcelona hits Airbnb, Homeaway with fines

Barcelona city hall said on Thursday it would fine home rental websites Airbnb and rival HomeAway 600 000 euros.

Hotel trends to watch in 2017

The hotel industry is continuously evolving and as curtains quickly fall on 2016, more evolution is expected in the coming year.

Airbnb expands offering with Trips

Airbnb on Thursday expanded beyond home sharing services to letting travellers dive into local happenings.

SA hotels named in global awards

The winners of the 2016 World Luxury Hotel Awards have been named - with some South African hotels winning global titles.