Lords of the Manor in Upper Slaughter

Upper Slaughter in the Cotswolds

Hotel Review by Wendy Ashworth, May 2009 Lords of the Manor, 4-star hotel in Upper Slaughter in the Cotswolds, England In December 2008 Wendy and her husband Richard spent a weekend at the Lords of the Manor hotel in Upper Slaughter, in the Cotswolds (England). Arrival at Lords of the Manor Upon arrival we were greeted and welcomed most warmly and shown up to our room: Chadlington at the far end of the group of … Continue reading Lords of the Manor in Upper Slaughter

Expedia to buy hotel booking site Venere

Venere Popup

On July 15 Venere announced on their blog that Expedia is buying Venere. Venere is an online booking website for hotels worldwide, with a large number of hotels in Italy. Expedia is a large online travel company running Expedia.com, Hotels.com, Hotwire.com, TripAdvisor.com and other travel sites. Venere started out in 1995 as an Italian company.┬áIn 2006, the private equity firm Advent International acquired 60% of Venere (a controlling stake in the company). Earlier this year, … Continue reading Expedia to buy hotel booking site Venere