15 Mar '13, 8am

Travel startup Qiito unveils a Taiwanese twist to online bed-and-breakfast booking

Travel startup Qiito unveils a Taiwanese twist to online bed-and-breakfast booking

Travel startup Qiito unveils a Taiwanese twist to online bed-and-breakfast booking March 15, 2013 by Terence LEE Qiito , a Singapore-based travel discovery and planning site, has become a popular destination for travelers seeking information about destinations. The platform, which crowdsources photos and tips about places of interest from users, claims it has more than a million monthly unique visitors — with most of them coming from Singapore, followed by United States and Taiwan. Now, the company hopes to build on its hard-won traffic by launching a new bed-and-breakfast booking feature which will allow users to book from a selection of over 200 ‘minsu’ places — the Taiwanese equivalent of bed-and-breakfast — on the website (although only about 116 are available for now). Japanese hotels are also available for reservations. “Taiwan’s minsu is strongly unique and original...

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