Don’t know how to do something? Google it. The search tool is so widely used that it’s now used as a verb. So it’s a given that when one is planning a holiday, one uses Google to find information, from the weather to places to stay.

While there might be apps and booking platforms that allow you to book hotels directly, Google gives you an overall look at the hotel rates according to the time of the year and location. Here are some tips by Andrew Silverman Director, Travel Product Management.

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