cheap accommodation rates, best accommodation deals, travel tips and stories, travel articles and resources


Archive for February, 2010


Searching for Bargain Accommodation in Singapore 0

Posted on February 24, 2010 by dorisch

It is always a refreshing time for me when I take a trip back to my hometown. I enjoy shopping in the streets of the Lion City without feeling afraid of security.

Though it is still a while away, I’m already thinking about what I should get for mom on Mother’s Day. I haven’t been back for a while on Mother’s Day except for a phone call. Perhaps, I’ll take mom for a treat at Sentosa island on Mother’s day. I am certain it will be crowded so accommodations need to be secured very fast during that season. Then I need to think about mother’s day gift as my mom can be rather choosy.

By March, the Universal Studios will open and Sentosa will be a very busy place for families and tourists. It would nice to take the kids on the rides and mom will be excited to check out the new casino. So the next time you head to Singapore, don’t forget to Search Your Bargain Accommodation online.







Find a hotel



Deciding on Travel Destinations 0

Posted on February 22, 2010 by dorisch

It can be pretty hard to decide where you want to go when there are so many options and best accommodation deals out there. Once you choose a destination, narrow it down to a city and hotel or resort within that city. Use online resources to research the area and find the best deals. But, be sure a “good deal” doesn’t mean sacrificing service or quality of the hotel. With global travel and vacations, you should research in detail so you’ll know what you’re getting beforehand.

If you want huge savings on luxury resorts, consider joining a travel group that offers membership discounts for booking. This will save you both time and money. They will research and book your vacation for you. Some travel groups will even allow you to sell memberships or travel packages to others on a private basis. When I was shopping for roller blinds the other day, I picked up some travel brochures for asia destinations. I was glad to see that many destinations were offering specials for the coming summer.

Wherever you plan to go, give yourself plenty of time to get your passport and other important documents you may need while traveling internationally.

A Diving Holiday That Is Unforgettable 0

Posted on February 19, 2010 by dorisch

Are you a keen diver who seeks pristine waters to satisfy your adventure thrill? The Maldives is a haven for snorkellers and scuba divers, with its abundance of coral and sea life. Its beaches and hotels don’t disappoint either.

The Maldives is a group of over 1000 coral islands, set in the Indian Ocean, off the south west coast of India. The tiny islands are dotted in a string heading south and they provide a peaceful, if expensive getaway for the traveller in search of quiet relaxation.

It’s hard to beat the perfect combination of wide, white sandy beaches, perfect blue seas and tropical sun, and most hotels in the Maldives make the most of their surroundings by offering guests access to the beach direct from their rooms, or creating romantic areas for dinner and drinking. You can also experience these comforts with .Outer Banks rentals.

Boutique hotels go a step further than this by creating a cool, contemporary feel that makes guests feel right at home, whilst anticipating their every need, so that a simple holiday really does become a paradise for its duration.

Taking Adventurous Tours 0

Posted on February 19, 2010 by dorisch

If you love animals and have a taste for true adventure, there is nothing more suited for you than an African safari. Here, you will see a live view of some of the world’s most amazing animals in their natural habitat and running freely in the wild. For the truly adventurous, an African tour is bound to quench your thirst.

Hawaiian 7-island tour. Perhaps not adventurous in the way that many think, a Hawaiian 7-island tour is definitely an adventure in its own right. Sometimes an adventurous tour is better than taking .weight loss pills! Everything from hiking up to the top of an active volcano that has been constantly erupting for years on the Big Island to helicopter tours over untouched paradise are yours for the viewing in the state of Hawaii. And when you are through being adventurous, there is always the relaxation of the rolling ocean waves to calm your nerves after a long day

A Tale About Canada 0

Posted on February 19, 2010 by dorisch

The times my cousin spent in Canada were mostly during the winter and it was incredibly cold. Having spent most of her time in the UK, especially England, brings the same old problem each and every year. One cold snap and the whole country grinds to a halt. Although the conditions in Canada seem inhospitable compared to that of the UK, they seem to cope far better than we do.

In stark contrast to the winter, the summers in Canada seem really hot. Those with joint pain supplements will find they are useful during the fluctuating seasons. Perhaps there is no middle ground. Just winter and summer? That is what appeals to me most about Canada. Well, that, the people and the ability to breathe.

I am not talking about breathing in a literal manner, more a manner of space to breathe. The UK is not one of the biggest places on Earth and space is becoming more and more limited. Take London for example. There is less and less space to live and people are crammed into flats and apartments the size of shoe boxes, just for the luxury of living in London. Sure, London is a great city, but the thought of having the room to breathe seems truly appealing.

What I Like About Boutique Hotels 0

Posted on February 19, 2010 by dorisch

No matter which city you’re visiting, it pays to choose your hotel carefully since no one likes to make a mistake on their holiday. If you been to that city before, then you can take the time to enjoy what the hotel has to offer; if it’s your first trip, then use the hotel’s expert knowledge to plan your days and nights during your stay. Choosing a city boutique offers you a few advantages.

City boutiques are usually right where you want them to be; in the heart of the city. They may be round the corner from the most fashionable shopping area, next door to museums and art galleries or in the middle of the theatre district. There’s no need to spend a fortune on taxis or public transport because your hotel’s on the outskirts of town, and you can have a late breakfast and then move back and forth between the hotel depending on your day’s plans.

Because these hotels are in central locations, they are often in fantastic buildings. I had a friend who is developing a piece of land into a boutique hotel. It was an insightful time for me as she shared with me about her plans and we continued our conversation to talking about diet pills
! From old townhouses to converted banks or offices, the building that houses the hotel is one of the main attractions and when the design is based around the original function of the building, retaining original features, the guest feels more at home than in a hotel, even in the middle of the city.

Most modern cities have something going on twenty four hours a day, and chic boutique hotels are well placed to give you access to everything that’s happening

Spectacular Beauty of Bora Bora 0

Posted on February 19, 2010 by dorisch

Located in the Society Islands, Bora Bora is sometimes known as Tahiti’s crown jewel – a true Polynesian island paradise that tourists the world over consider the ultimate tropical vacation destination.

Bora Bora’s spectacular natural beauty is far from superficial and skin deep. The world beneath its waves makes it the perfect hunting ground for professional and amateur scuba diving enthusiasts. We had an exposed skin care conversation with some friends who just got back from Bora Bora and they couldn’t stopped telling us about the beautiful experiences they had.

Recreational tourism aside, Bora Bora is also amongst the world’s legendary backdrops for freshly baked romance. Newlyweds who choose the island for their honeymoon will have something to cherish, discuss and reminisce about for the rest of their lives.

Despite the high influx of tourists every year, Bora Bora has managed to avoid the cluttered, cheap boardwalk culture that one tends to associate with seaside and island resorts closer to home. There is nothing trashy about Bora Bora. It is very well connected by sea and air, and reaching it is as thrilling a visual experience as actually holidaying there.

Shopping in Singapore 0

Posted on February 19, 2010 by dorisch

It is always nice to shop in Singapore. This is another week off for me in my hometown and I enjoyed window shopping in Orchard road despite running after my very active preschooler.

Singapore is just a wonderful place to discover new and innovative stuff, you can find almost anything under the sun. Another reason why I like to shop in Singapore is that the prices are affordable and you are presented with lots of choices and variety. I had some time to read some diet pill review at the pharmacies.. the pharmacies in Singapore has been a great place to find everything I need.

I can’t wait to be back here in a month’s time. This time, I am going to leave my boy at Peekaboo, a shop and drop place in Kallang so that I can have some ‘me’ time and do the things I enjoy doing alone!

Shopping in Singapore 0

Posted on February 18, 2010 by dorisch

It is always nice to shop in Singapore. This is another week off for me in my hometown and I enjoyed window shopping in Orchard road despite running after my very active preschooler.

Singapore is just a wonderful place to discover new and innovative stuff, you can find almost anything under the sun. Another reason why I like to shop in Singapore is that the prices are affordable and you are presented with lots of choices and variety. I had some time to read some diet pill review at the pharmacies.. the pharmacies in Singapore has been a great place to find everything I need.

I can’t wait to be back here in a month’s time. This time, I am going to leave my boy at Peekaboo, a shop and drop place in Kallang so that I can have some ‘me’ time and do the things I enjoy doing alone!

Cheap Accommodation Rates for Luxury Travel 0

Posted on February 16, 2010 by dorisch

To many people, unique adventure travel means different things. That is because everybody’s idea of what is unique and what isn’t, is always different. Cheap accommodation rates are also subjective too. You could find snorkelling unique, whereas somebody else may just think that is an ordinary travel activity. So, basically unique adventure travel is something that you class as different.

It could be that your idea of a unique adventure travel tour combines a few different activities such as hiking, cycling and water sports. Even an adventure tour combining golf, tennis and swimming could be unique to you. Sometimes an active holiday can be a quick weight loss
solution. Or perhaps bird watching and camping is more your idea of unique? Whatever you think makes a different holiday, that is basically what a unique adventure travel package consists of. You can plan your own unique adventure travel, or you can enlist the help of a travel agency if you would like to search for cheap accommodation rates.



↑ Top