Booking.com stopped working in Crimea
The booking service of hotels has supported sanctions against the Crimea.
Moscow. July 16. INTERFAX.RU Service for booking hotels Booking.com stopped work in the Crimea because of the sanctions, said on Monday “Criminals”.
“Internet system. Booking.com supported sanctions in respect of Crimea and ruled out the possibility for tourists to reserve a seat in the Crimean accommodation facilities. The company website reports this when trying to book a hotel or hostel at any point of the Peninsula”, — stated in the message.
According to the portal, the owners of the accommodation facilities also complained about the blocking of their sites in Booking.com — according to them, today Booking.com stopped to collect feedback of tourists to the Crimean objects.
“The official response from the service, it must comply with trade sanctions of the EU against the Crimea, which is based in the Netherlands”.
According to the sanctions of the company Booking.com not allowed to offer any services directly related to tourism activities in Crimea.
“While business travelers can continue to book accommodation in Crimea, any feedback they share, can be misinterpreted by the authorities that the company Booking.com offers travel services in the region”, — stated in the message.