Bed And Breakfast Essay

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Bed and Breakfast in India - Emerging Opportunities

BY: Dr. GG Saxena

Chapter – One

Introduction to the concept of Bed and Breakfast stay

Hotel’s stays followed by other accommodation are essential for a traveler visit. This gave rise to a new concept known as Bread and Breakfast. The term Bed and Breakfast first evolved in England, Scotland and Ireland whereas terms such as paradors, pensions, gasthaus, minskukus, shukukos and pousados have been widely used by various Americans and Europeans. B&B have been recognized in many well known countries like Europe and USA since ages. Therefore, it is to believe that B&B is not a new concept. According to studies, Monasteries used to serve bread and breakfast (spending nights in native
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