North-Rhine Westphalia, Germany’s most populous state, is full of history and traditions – from art and industry to carnival and Christmas markets. But in recent history, the West-German region is gaining recognition for something completely different – tech! While it may still have a ways to go to rival the Berlin startup scene, NRW is […]
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Here, you can take a peek into the trivago kaleidoscope and get a taste of what a life at trivago is really like.
Deciding on something new is always an adjustment, but we try to make the transition as simple as possible! Our support starts before even joining trivago and extends throughout your career here. That’s why we provide many opportunities for talents to have an impact on business, cultivate a culture of trust, gain new skills, maintain […]
Monday morning, 3:30 AM. Even though it is always hard to get out of bed on a Monday, getting out of bed five hours earlier than usual was something else. But, as we all know, the early bird catches the worm and the reason to wake up in the middle of the night was definitely […]
The 6th highest living standard in the world, a super accessible location, an emerging tech culture, affordable living, a multicultural foodie scene, lazy cruises on the Rhine and day trips to the winelands ─ this is just a glimpse of the perks that life in Düsseldorf offers its inhabitants! Whether you’re an expat looking for […]
We arrived in Tirana, the little-known capital of Albania, without knowing much about the 3 million-people country the 14 of us were about to see for the first time. Having been chosen to participate on the first Charity Experience Academy organized by trivago, we were all aware that this was going to be a very […]
If you have ever visited Portugal, it’s likely that you were taken aback by the rugged cliffs, charming towns and dramatic landscapes. Well, at trivago, we figured more people should experience Portugal’s magnificence (and have the pictures to prove it). So, for our latest Experience Academy, we took 20 lucky employees on a guided photography trip […]
On my very first trivago Friday, I listened to our CEO Rolf’s speech, which ended on an invitation to a party at his house (but this is another story). As I was about to leave, I heard some people jamming with two Guitars and a Cajon. Who were these people? Robin, Emilio and Giselle. I […]
Growing up in a tropical country, I’ve seen snow once or twice in my life, but never a mountain of snow. I don’t like doing exercise, my favourite “sports” are playing pool and dancing. I have balance disorder, acrophobia & tachophobia. But when there was an opening for a snowboarding trip to Austria, I couldn’t […]
trivago attracts talents from all around the world (91 different countries to be exact) and for some, arriving in Düsseldorf is their first glimpse of Germany and German life. So what better way to get to know your newly adopted country than to see as much of it as possible? Even for those with a […]
Thanks to its fairly central location within North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW), trivago’s hometown of Düsseldorf is a great jumping off point for exploring the surrounding area, brimming with historic towns, world-class museums and plenty of Instagram opportunities just waiting to be explored.