Photo-Location: Freie Internationale Tankstelle
The Freie Internationale Tankstelle (gas station) has stood since 2003 for art communicating ideas of individual and societal concerns. The mission is to reclaim the abandoned architecture of gas stations and to explore the full spectrum of human and societal creativity.
Link to Photo-Location: www.f-i-t.org
HomeToGo – Berlin based Metasearch Engine for vacation rentals
HomeToGo is the world’s largest metasearch engine for vacation rentals. Partnering with over 150 vacation rental websites, HomeToGo displays millions of offers on rentals in over 200 countries. The company was founded in 2014 by Patrick Andrä, Wolfgang Heigl and Nils Regge, who are experts in the fields of travel technology, tourism and e-commerce. Wolfgang Heigl previously founded the leading German flight comparison website Swoodoo (acquired by Kayak). Nils Regge founded the vacation rental portal Casamundo, which he later sold to the Dutch @Leisure group. HomeToGo CEO Patrick Andrä previously led business development for leading German online furniture retailer Home24, a Rocket Internet company. HomeToGo makes it quick and easy to search and compare vacation rentals from around the world. The startup is currently focused on rapid international expansion, having already launched in major European markets and the USA.
Link to Startup-Website: www.hometogo.de
Our partner site HEY STARTUPS has visited HomeToGo in their office. Here´s the video:
Berlin-based Tourism Startup HomeToGo is the world’s largest metasearch engine for vacation rentals. They have compiled a unique portfolio of the best and most renowned providers of vacation rentals for their customers. Whether for family vacations, day trips or a romantic getaway; HomeToGo finds the vacation accommodation for every occasion. More than 1.3 million properties, more than 150 vacation rental providers, all combined in one search. This achievement results from a combination of experience and motivation of their founders and other team members. Their mixed international team consists of more than 50 employees and is mainly based in Berlin. A major part of it is dedicated to IT, as a technically perfect product is their top priority.