The time where you needed a travel advisor to guide you through the steps of planning a vacation is long gone! Nowadays, at best, you get an online travel agent – but because everything is so intuitive, most times you will become your own travel agent. This self-proposed job is facilitated by the many travel websites and hotel booking apps that offer you everything you need to be in charge of everything.

However, there are some mistakes you might be making regarding hotel reservations, and some of those mistakes can even ruin your entire trip.

So here are 10 hotel booking mistakes you should avoid from now on!