The Uniqueness About Bangalore

Posted On Apr 5 2017 by

Every nation across the world has something to offer to tourists. Of late, the increasing influx of business tourists to India well corroborates the fact of India turning into a business hub. All the major cities like Bangalore, New Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Chennai, Kolkata, etc. act as the nucleus not only for inter state business but also international business. When we speak of Bangalore, a number of ‘highest number’ credited to the city besides being the IT hub of the country twinkles in the mind of the tourist. And many are not aware about the city’s importance in terms of …


Bed Bugs In Your Hotel Are Not Your Biggest Problem

Posted On Apr 4 2017 by

The hospitality industry has been repeatedly slammed hard over the past few years. Starting with 911 and on through the SARS and bird flu alerts and for the past 5 years, bed bugs. Without trying to defend hotel operators, they should be given a break. Most hotel / motel owners try to provide satisfactory services commensurate with the prices they charge. You aren’t going to find silk sheets and marble bathrooms for 75 bucks a night, but you should expect a clean, comfortable room. For the sake of argument, let’s just concede that most hotel operators inspect their rooms and …


Laundering Bed Linen for Hotel Use – What to Consider When Buying Linen

Posted On Apr 3 2017 by

Perfectly laundered bed linen is not a consideration for hotels, it is a public demand and a hygiene requirement. If there is one reason a guest will choose to immediately leave a hotel room (and probably never return) it is because of poorly laundered bed linen. This article briefly looks at what is to be considered when buying bed linen for hotel use: what fabric lasts the longest and which washes most effectively. Longevity All bed linen has a life span. This is best described as to how many washes the linen can withstand whilst still retaining its quality. The …


Barbados Travel Tips – Things You Must Know Before You Go

Posted On Apr 2 2017 by

There are traveling secrets anywhere you travel. This article will tell you key travel you should know before traveling to Barbados. Don’t miss the travel tips at the end! Barbados is a beautiful island and an excellent vacation spot. It is one of the best islands in the Caribbean. Money The currency is Barbados is the Barbados dollar or the Bajan. It is 1.98 the US dollars. So basically $20 Barbados is about $10 US, give or take a little. Cost of Goods Items and services in Barbardos are not cheap. They are about the equivalent of items or services …


Sample Hotel Reservation Letter – What to Include and Why

Posted On Apr 1 2017 by

Just follow the steps in this sample hotel reservation letter structure and you should have no unexpected troubles. Before you begin: Hotel reservation letters can vary in style, But just make sure you give the reservation staff all the information they need to make sure there are no misunderstandings or disappointments on arrival. Every specific piece of information should be in a separate paragraph. This makes for easier reading. Keep it short and sweet (it’s not an essay), and don’t forget the following information: 1. Opening (example): Dear Sir/Madam My name is (your name) and I would like to book …


Disadvantages of Booking Online on Travel Portals

Posted On Mar 31 2017 by

Online travel portal allows the customer to find the various destination of their choice, Information related to the place, availability, price comparison and hotel reservation or if they are looking for any package then they can also find with the help of the Various Vacation Package Booking. A traveler can enjoy a fast and efficient search for your travel need with the help of Online Travel Portals. Prior to the invention of Internet People used to visit the Travel agents and Tour operators for their Hotel Booking, Car Reservation or Excursion. But What I have seen that though the Online …


Agoda Review – Are They a Reliable Hotel Reservation Company?

Posted On Mar 30 2017 by

If you’re planning to travel to Asia soon and looking for a hotel reservation company than you’ve most likely come across Agoda.com. There are many other popular companies offering the same services, but what makes Agoda better than the rest. And are their services reliable? Find out the answers in this article. If you’ve never heard of Agoda before than it’s no surprise. However you must have at least heard of Priceline.com, the Internets largest travel agency. Well Priceline is the parent company of Agoda. However Agoda only handles hotel reservations world wide but they particularly specialize in the Asian …


Timeshare Verses Travel Club – Which is the Real Deal?

Posted On Mar 29 2017 by

Until recently, timeshares have been the way to go when someone wanted to get a good deal on yearly vacationing, but with the recent rise in discount travel clubs is it still a a smart move? I will compare the two vacation plans and show how discount travel clubs are the better choice for people who want to save on their vacations. 1) Initial costs- Purchase a timeshare at a resort or second hand from the original owner and you will pay anywhere from say $6,500 to $20,000 depending on where your unit is and how good you are at …


Fire Retardant Fabrics in Hotels and Bed and Breakfasts – Regulation or Sensible Precaution?

Posted On Mar 28 2017 by

Since 2006 there has been much controversy in the UK about the new regulations introduced in fire safety law. Many in the industry see the changes as over-the-top and part of the ‘nanny state’. In this article we’ll briefly look at both what the law requires and consider the benefits of taking precautions, even when the law doesn’t explicitly demand it. Over many years the UK government has increasingly targeted all forms of fire risks, with the aim of reducing the number of deaths and injuries caused by fire. In the postwar years there was a steady rise in these …


10 Ways to Make Your Hotel Room Romantic

Posted On Mar 27 2017 by

There are several ways that you can transform your hotel room in to your own private romantic hideaway. Of course, you either need to hire someone to pre-stage the room for you or you need to find your way in to the room before your significant other gets there. Below are the top 10 ways to improve the look and feel of your guest room: Music. The best way is to have an i-pod with portable speakers (many hotels now have an i-pod docking station) so that you can pipe in her favorite music to fill the room. Not too …