Wednesday, March 14, 2007

When travelling, it is always advisable to book your accommodation in advance

Whether you are travelling for business or leisure, it is always a wise move to search and book for suitable accommodation in suitable location and at suitable price in advance. Towards this end, is an ideal online service for travellers. With, you can do that in 13 languages from the comfort of your home. You can search for hotels by check-in date, check-out date and location. The search function also have an advanced search feature where you can specify Star rating and features like parking, fitness center, Internet services, etc. has a comprehensive Hotel Guide which provides an insider's view into the top European hotels and travel destinations around the world. If you are searching for hotels in European cities like Barcelona, take a peep at Hotels in Barcelona or Prague at Prague City Hotels.

You can even get a look at maps showing the locations of the available hotels like this one for hotels in Prague:

Prague City Hotels Map

While concentrates on hotels in Europe, it is actually a world wide service. 2007 is Visit Malaysia Year, and I made a check for hotels in Kuala Lumpur, and it turned out 44 available hotels in 3 locations at Hotels in Kuala Lumpur.

Wednesday, March 7, 2007

Travelling to Milan? Book your accomodation online

Are you planning to travel to Milan, Italy? If so, it will be wise to book your accommodation ahead, so you are assured of a place to stay when you reach there, and not have to hunt desperately for accommodation when you reach there. If you don't do that, you may have to settle for accommodation that is not to your liking or at rates that you are not comfortable with, or worst, have sleep in public shelters if all accommodation are fully booked.

You can search for, and book online your accommodation at Discount Milan Hotels. You have a choice of 5 star hotels, 4 star hotels and 3 star and below hotels which you can examine at leisure from the computer in the comfort of your home. The rates are quoted inclusive of taxes, and there is are picture galleries of your potential accommodation (see screenshot below. Click to enlarge):

Milan budget hotel

This accommodation booking service is run by HotelClub which was voted the World's Leading Travel Distribution Service for 2005 at the 12th Annual Travel Awards Conference.

For further benefits, you can join their HotelClub Membership Program and be eligible for further benefits.

One can plan, but any plan can go awry. You may be forced to cancel your booking. Fortunately, HotelClub allows cancellation of booking, but there will be a cancellation fee involved.