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Airbnb beefs up tools for business travel

Founded in August of 2008 and based in San Francisco, California, Airbnb is a trusted community marketplace for people to list, discover, and book unique accommodations around the world – online or from a mobile phone. Whether an apartment for a night, a castle for a week, or a villa for a month, Airbnb connects people to unique travel experiences, at any price point, in more than 35,000 cities and 190 countries.

Fake Hotel Booking Sites Stirring Up Turmoil for Travelers

Unlike legitimate resellers such as Expedia, Orbitz, Travelocity and the like, these fake sites use the logos and pictures from the hotel - without permission - to trick travelers into thinking they are on the hotel's website. As bait, they often advertise very low prices, but then add hidden fees that inflate the cost of a stay or take the deposit for a room they never book. And they also could abuse the credit card number and personal information that you provide them.

Travel to Cuba: The Latest on Flights, Hotels and Credit Cards

As the United States reopens its Embassy in Havana, here’s what you need to know about traveling to Cuba. Much has changed already since the publication of new regulations for travel to Cuba on Jan. 16, which losened some restrictions on travel for Americans, though some travelers still cannot just hop on a plane and go.

World's First Robot-Staffed Hotel to Open in Japan

What if you could check into a hotel, have your luggage carried to your room and order a coffee — all with help from a team of robots?

A new hotel at a theme park in Nagasaki, Japan, hopes to make that dream a reality. The Henn-na Hotel (whose name means "strange hotel"), the world's first hotel entirely staffed by robots, opens in Nagasaki, Japan on July 17.