There are several ways to stay on holidays. Of course, we choose the type of accommodation mainly based on our wallet, but we also pay attention to comfort, the location of the place, the quality of service and the professionalism of the staff. Nowadays, other values such as friendliness and hospitality are highly sought after and is quite essential in the choice of where to spend your holidays.
Thus, the fact of staying with the resident has become a fashion phenomenon in the tourist environment. For laypersons, it is the opportunity to spend a good holiday without breaking the bank in the hotels, but once you are initiated, it is the exchanges, warmth and sympathy of the host .
On the internet, the platforms, which connect the holidaymakers with the owners of houses and apartments, grow like mushrooms. It has to be said that during the last decade, staying with the resident is among the most sought after in terms of holiday accommodation.
The "couchsurfing" and the seasonal rental are the stars in this environment. The first means occupying a sofa in the living room or a guest room in a resident's house while the second, renting the house and occupying it in the absence of the owners.
In both cases, owners of property are not asked to pray because they see the opportunity to make money. The holidaymakers also come out winners to the extent that they were able to save on the accommodation.
When you spend your holidays by opting for this type of accommodation, it encourages exchanges with the local population. Already, one begins to discover some of the virtues and the values of the residents with the hosts, like the hospitality and the conviviality.
By meeting the other residents of the neighborhood or the village, you learn a lot about local traditions and specialties. There is no better guide than the native ones and with them, one is sure to find the best plans and the best places to see. It is also the occasion to make unforgettable meetings and to forge bonds of friendship with exceptional people.