Travel & Lifestyle

The most mysterious medieval castles in Europe

With Halloween on the horizon and all things spooktacular in mind, Holidu, the search engine for holiday rentals, has decided to draw up a list of the most mysterious medieval castles, which this year can become your next ghoulish getaway! With five castles in the UK and five others scattered throughout mainland Europe, you’ll be spoiled for choice.
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The most popular areas for camping in Florida

The Sunshine State has always been a beloved beach vacation destination for Americans, but many people seem to forget that there’s more to Florida than theme parks and beaches! Camping is a huge travel trend right now, and Florida’s combination of sunny weather and natural beauty make it the perfect destination for your camping trip this fall. Discover the most popular cities for camping in Florida and enjoy a different side of the Sunshine State!
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Top 10 Haunted Tourist Destinations for this Halloween

Dark tourism and haunted attractions have been a growing trend in the United States, with over 300k searches for haunted house in the US alone during the past year. As the season changes, the crisp air and the rustling of autumn leaves are sure to send tingles down your spine. Fall is officially here and people are ready to get spooky just in time for Halloween. But did you know some of your favorite tourist attractions are actually haunted?
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Most popular cities in the US for coffee lovers

With the first day of fall behind us, the crisp air has transported us into Pumpkin Spice Latte Season. What better way to celebrate than with a warm cup of Joe. Americans are very passionate about their coffee, so it only makes sense to put the cities to the test and see which is truly the craziest about their caffeine. Coffee shops can be cultural hubs when exploring a new city to get a sense of the local community and meet new people. Coffee has been a huge part of American culture, but what are the must-visit cities for coffee lovers?
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8 unique vacation rentals for an unforgettable trip

Americans have embraced the trend of exploring the US through staycations, and it looks to continue to be a popular option for vacationers this year. Everyone loves a classic log cabin or cozy cottage, but what about the more weird and wonderful options that are available?
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Sunshine State’s best cities for outdoor dining

Florida has always been a favorite destination for outdoor dining in summer, and through the pandemic, it has solidified its importance even more… But which Florida cities take the cake for the most friendly for outdoor dining? Holidu, the search engine for vacation rentals, decided to carry out a study to determine which Florida cities offer not only the most but the best-rated outdoor dining options.
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Top 10 most Instagrammable beaches in the US 2021

Summer is in full swing and with the lifting of restrictions, there is cause to celebrate. People have taken to Instagram to show off their latest trips and have been diving headfirst back into travel. Beaches have been a huge draw this summer and with over 95,000 miles of shoreline in the United States, there is plenty to chose from. But what are the trendiest beaches in the United States, and which will look the best on your timeline?
Holidu News

Travel tech company Holidu acquires vacation rental platform Spain-Holiday and merges the business with its subsidiary Bookiply

The Holidu Group gives its growth strategy another boost: Holidu takes over the vacation rental portal Spain-Holiday and merges the business with its subsidiary Bookiply. The Holidu Group thus offers the largest range of vacation rentals in Spain.
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Top 10 bucket list beaches in Florida for summer 2021

Summer is finally here! People are now ready to shed their sweats for a striking new bathing suit and turn up the heat this summer. But where should one head first with lifting restrictions, and what seems like unlimited possibilities? Holidu, the search engine for vacation rentals, set its mission to find out, starting with the must-visit beaches in Florida for this summer.
Holidu News

Holidu raises $45M after growing profitably amidst the corona crisis

We are very proud to announce that we have secured another financing round with $45M in Series D. The latest funding round is led by 83North with participation from existing investors.
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Top 10 most popular small Florida towns for travelers in 2021

Florida has always been a favorite destination in summer for people across America, flocking to big cities like Miami, Orlando, Tampa.. but what about the small towns? With travel restrictions lifting and becoming more clear, the desire to travel has skyrocketed, Americans are now planning their next vacations. In the past year, travel within the US has been booming and this year we expect it to hold strong especially with small towns. But where in Florida do people want to travel? What will be the most popular destination in 2021?
Travel Guide

Hidden Gems for Lanzarote

Volcanoes, unique flora, stunning scenery and luscious beaches are just some of the reasons why people love to holiday here every year. The island boasts a unique tropical climate and is an excellent getaway during winter.