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[30 Jun 2008 | No Comment | ]
Hotel Booking Quick Tips

Well this is not a bible to look for hotel booking tips but these are some quick tips about hotel booking which many of us don’t even bother to look at due to lack of knowledge.
I could generate these ideas on my own while planning for a vacation to Bangkok, Thailand next month. The major part of planning is hotel bookings.
There are some ways to make a successful hotel booking:
1. Search the internet: This is the basic and foremost way to make the best of available opportunity and search for …

cruise, Travel Tips »

[26 Jun 2008 | No Comment | ]
8 Great Tips for First Time Cruiser

We have boarded on our first ever cruise trip of Royal Caribbean and it was a great experience to share with you. There are tips to share with you if you are going for first time on cruise.
First and foremost thing is you have to decide the cruise you would like to take. There are few very popular cruises like the one we went for and couple of more like Norwegian Cruise Line or Celebrity Cruises.

I know this selection would have so many reasons behind and many of them can …

Strange Hotels, Uncategorized »

[15 Jun 2008 | One Comment | ]
Drainage Pipe Hotel – Strange Open Sewer Experience

You might have heard about the strange Giraffe and Manor hotel in Kenya before on this blog. Now there is one more to add to the list.
Artist Andreas Strauss designed Das Park Hotel to be an elegant exercise in simplicity and recycling. His work consists of three unadorned, 10-ton segments of drainage pipe, each 6.5 feet in diameter and barely long enough to accommodate a double bed.

Strauss punched the pipes with skylights, added doors with electronic locks, and then laid the trio artfully in the grass by the Danube River, …

Health Tips, Safety »

[15 Jun 2008 | One Comment | ]
Travel Health and Medical Advice

Before you read these health advices for International travel, be sure to read drinking water tips while you travel.

As we suggested, drink only bottled water and if it’s not possible, drink boiled water or carbonated drinks. Avoid tap water, fountain drinks, and ice cubes.
Wash your hands often with soap and water. If soap and water are not available, use alcohol-based hand gel (with good amount of alcohol in it) to clean your hands.
Eat only fully cooked food or fruits and vegetables peeled by yourself. Remember to boil it, cook it, …

Travel Tips »

[14 Jun 2008 | No Comment | ]
Top Ten Secrets to Keep While Traveling

There are some good very tips Andy passed on to me that I want to share for your comfortable traveling

Smile and be open and honest with everyone, they will be your next solution –
Come from a good family, this will make number one easy.
Be the first to visit a place.
Fear is your friend.
Money is everywhere on the planet, you will have money.
Change all the time, adapt.
Common sense
Do not try to change people, do not feel sorry for people.
Share your knowledge with everyone that ask, however offer prudently.
Recognize angry people …

Budget Travel, Hotel Reservations, Save money »

[13 Jun 2008 | No Comment | ]
How to Save Money on Hotel Reservations Before Traveling – Part 2

In continuation to our drive to save money on hotel reservations, there are few more tips to save the cost on hotel reservations before you travel.

A number of hotels have additional prices and surcharges that are not declared in room tariffs and afterwards, these rates suddenly come up during departure. Confirm with the hotel that the room charges are the only thing you are paying for. Prior to your booking, do make it clear, and if at the time of checking-out you suddenly find the final cash memo with prices …

Budget Travel, Hotel Reservations, Save money »

[10 Jun 2008 | One Comment | ]

I know you always wanted to go to your favorite destination in holidays but the expensive traveling break you down. There are still ways to save money on traveling cost, specially reservation and I would like to share few of them with you.

On slack seasons due to lesser demand, airline fares, hotel tariff, even car hire charges are comparatively lower during this time; chalk out your vacations at this time. It is possible for you to get almost 50% discount if you reserve a room during slag season, hence call …