You might have heard what your ancestors did when they went on some trip. It was not so easy for them to plan a trip and find accommodation on the place of destination. The scenario was quite different compared to the present. The facilities we get today were not available in their time. We are privileged due to advance technology, but they didn’t have not too many ways to communicate. The technology-based options have reduced our efforts and discomforts to a great extent. If you plan your trip ahead of time, your trip can never be unpleasant. From booking of airline ticket to making of hotel reservation, everything can be made online. You can sit on a couch and do everything on few clicks of computer mouse. You can even use app on your mobile phone for airline or hotel reservation.
Launch of online booking system
Rapid developments within the field of hospitality technology got special attention within the past decade, but more focus was placed on this technology in recent time. The invention of hotel reservation system added an advantage of convenient and fast online hotel booking. Booking.com was launched in 1996 followed by the launch of Reservations.com. Many more booking sites for travel-related online bookings were launched. This system of online booking gained popularity due to convenience of booking. These sites offered facility to make booking in odd hours or say round the clock when hotel’s office was not open.
Why you book online
Today, every reputed hotel has its website that provide description of facilities available in the hotel and illustration of these facilities through graphic or video representation. The hotel booking engine make allows you to book for more than one hotel at a time on a single site. This is the facility which is best among facilities available so far, even better than booking through a travel agent.