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Posted on May 11, 2011 by dorisch

Before you decide to travel to any destination, I’m sure you will be busy hunting for cheap accommodation rates for your holiday. It’s so easy to search accommodation these days and in fact, you can even read reviews of some accommodations before making a decision.

Just imagine how your vacation would be if there isn’t internet technology to provide you the relevant information for your place of travel. My husband will go lengths to read headphone reviews before buying a set for himself and I will read lots of reviews of hotel accommodations before making an enquiry or booking online.

I don’t know about you but I’m just so thankful for today’s internet technology which has made things simpler for all visitors.

Book Early for Summer For Cheap Accommodation Rates 0

Posted on March 22, 2010 by dorisch

Summer is here in a few months’ time. For some travelers, spring is a preferred time for a vacation but some would prefer to wait till summer. It’s hard to find cheap accommodation during summer time since most people will be away for summer breaks.

There are a few things you need to get ready when the heat is on. For those who are heading for sunny beaches, a good day cream and sunscreen are a must-have. A sunhat is good to keep the sun away from the face and these days, you can even find UV protection clothing! I’m not too sure if that can be effective to protect you from the sun but a good sunblock and sunscreen should do the job well.

Perhaps booking early can grant you some cheap accommodation rates this summer. So don’t delay now and start checking online for your 2010 vacation!

Get Best Accommodation Deals Online 0

Posted on March 08, 2010 by dorisch

The travel fair was reported to be well visited by thousands of visitors last weekend with many pre booking their holidays for themselves and their families. Travel fairs are the best place to get cheap accommodation rates, best accommodation deals and cheap air fares. Holiday packages are very popular with families who are looking for ways to save!

I’m one of those who like to get a travel guide before heading to my holiday destination. I will check out Amazon books and the local bookstores for the right books and references. Reading travel guides gave me a good idea of what to expect before I travel and it helps me to get more organized. Unless you are traveling with a tour group, you need to plan early and make your own reservations and booking with airlines and hotel partners.

The best accommodation deals are probably on the web and you need to search around for it. In any case, you can also talk to other travelers and get some information before you travel to the destination.

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.

Book Early for Luxury Vacations 0

Posted on February 16, 2010 by dorisch

When you book a luxury travel vacation early, you have the first shot at getting the best cheap accommodation rates. From flights to hotels, this can really make or break the mood of your vacation, especially if it is a special occasion such as a honeymoon.

When you book early, you are also the first travelers to be granted requests such as a non-smoking room, king size bed, “roll aways” and such. Hotels and cruise lines will also go in order of booking date when they are offering free upgrades and extra amenities. And of course, if you have your heart set on a specific hotel, resort or cruise ship, the earlier you book, the better chance you have of getting to stay where you want. My cousin was planning to travel to another town for his bpi certification and had to book early to secure the best accommodation deals.

So if you are planning for a luxury vacation, start doing your search and secure the best and lowest rates.

Traveling and Securing Cheap Accommodation Rates 0

Posted on February 11, 2010 by dorisch

When planning your trip, book as far in advance as possible in you want to secure cheap accommodation rates. Economy seats on desirable flights sell out fast, especially during peak seasons and the best way to save is to catch it during the promotion.

Airfare specials are often offered in spring and fall, making flying much more economical. Students or a seniors should inquire for special rates. Airlines give student discounts, and seniors may be able to get a good deal on airfare from the AARP. If you belong to a club or service organization, ask if they are affiliated with any airlines or have a discount travel program.

If you are travelling in a large group and are contemplating using individual cars or a long bus ride, check the cost of charter aircraft. Sometimes it is cheaper to reserve an entire plane than buy individual tickets. It’s a lot more pleasant to take a short plane trip together than sit for an entire day stuffed together in a vehicle. That’s what we did when we took a trip to view some Seattle homes for sale.

Last but not least, consider how much time you will save by flying. If you only have a week or two for your vacation, driving may cut into your free time significantly. It’s tiring, too, and you may need a day or two to recuperate after a day of driving. It may be worth a bit of extra money to save a lot of aggravation.

Airfares out of large airports can be more expensive than out of smaller municipal airports, so if you are travelling to a large city, check smaller airports nearby. The trip may be much cheaper with only a small detour. Be sure to consider cab fare or rental car rates to get to final destination.

Time to Look For Cheap Accommodation Rates 0

Posted on January 09, 2010 by dorisch

It’s a new year and from what I read, travel will increase globally this year with the improvement on the economy.

When I was in Australia few years ago, I seemed to have a problem with the water in some of the country destinations. There are lots of cheap accommodation rates in some of these country destinations during off peak season but should I stay there again, I would need to bring some water softener next time. The problem was, I got sensitive with the water quality and fell sick during the vacation – it wasn’t pleasant at all.

This year, I hope to visit more destinations down under. Outdoor activities have always been top in my travel list but I would need to be better equipped next time. I believe it’s timely to search for best accommodation deals or cheap accommodation rates as it’s still early in the year. Where are you planning to travel this year?

Searching Best Accommodation Deals for 2010 0

Posted on January 04, 2010 by dorisch

With the economy picking up, I read that the travel industry will see an uptrend on people taking more vacations and holidays. Personally, I hope for more good deals in airline tickets and cheap accommodation rates for 2010 too.

I was told that people are already searching for budget deals for their vacations in 2010. Like home insurance quotes, travelers can also get hotel and airline ticket quotes months before their vacation via the internet. All these years, I have been getting the best accommodation deals online for our family travels and all it takes is patience and efforts to find and compare prices in and around the different travel websites.

So where do you travel this year? Have you listed them down? Or are you happy just watching travel and destination guides on tv?

Search for Cheap Accommodation Rates for Las Vegas 0

Posted on December 12, 2009 by dorisch

This is a busy season for the airlines industry as people travel for holiday breaks with their families. Everyone is searching for cheap accommodation rates due to the economic downturn. It is only normal for every traveler to get the best value of out every dollar being spent.

Las Vegas has always been a popular holiday destination for families and those who just tied the knot. There are many different accommodations to choose from and with today’s efficient online technology, many are searching for las vegas hotel reservations through the web.

Las Vegas Boulevard is the actual street name of the Las Vegas Strip and it is one of the most famous streets in the world. If you drive down the strip starting at the airport the first casino you will see is Mandalay Bay and thirty casinos or so, later you will see the Stratosphere, which has a roller coaster on top. The Bellagio, Wynn, Venetian, and Mandalay Bay set the standard for luxury in Las Vegas.

If you are a sightseer then you might prefer to stay on the strip, there are hotels for every budget and you will be close to all the new casinos, which are an attraction themselves. To search for normal hotels and other budget accommodatioh, compare prices at

Cheap Accommodation Rates in Gold Coast 0

Posted on December 04, 2009 by dorisch

It’s a great experience surfing and relaxing with a view of the broadbeach waters. I have been looking forward to this trip and I’m glad to be here. It’s so easy to find cheap accommodation rates in Gold Coast when you aren’t traveling during the peak season.

I noticed many new luxury apartments being built in the last few years. The apartments are mostly fully-equipped with pools, spacious living areas, fitness center with dip machine and even games room for the kids.

I’m happy to stay 300m from Pacific Fair Shopping Center. It would even be easier if I’m not traveling with a small child. I do nee to consider how kids can get tired from some extra walking.

Though there’s still cooking and laundry to be done during a vacation, I enjoy doing things at my own pace and not having to rush around like what I used to do.

So if you are planning to travel to Gold Coast and would like to check out cheap accommodation rates, do it online at

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