Learning About Hotels and Lodging

  • Use These Tips To Photograph The Ocean View From Your Hotel Room

    28 July 2016

    If you're planning to stay at a hotel near the ocean, it's worthwhile to spend a little extra (if necessary) to request one of the oceanfront rooms on the upper stories. The view out your windows or off your balcony will truly be a treat, and you'll get to enjoy either a sunrise or sunset each day over the water, as well as the relaxing sound of the waves. As you enjoy the view, you may wish to capture it in photos with your digital SLR camera — possibly to use as your computer background image once you return home.

  • Three Reasons Why Its Worth The Extra Money To Stay On The Beach

    17 June 2016

    If you are going on a vacation on the coast, you will find that there are hotels in different price ranges. The closer you get to the beach, the more expensive the hotels are likely to be. If you want to plan a vacation on the beach, it can be a good idea to splurge on the places to stay in the beach town that are nearest to the water. Here are three reasons why it is worth the extra money to book accommodations on the beach.

  • Consider These Breaktime Activities For Your Next Conference Event

    10 June 2016

    Having your next work conference take place in the meeting room at a hotel like Clarion Hotel - Seattle International Airport provides a wide-ranging number of conveniences, especially if some of the attendees will be traveling to attend your event. While it's important to work carefully with the hotel conference staff to make sure all your needs (catering, AV and more) are met, it's also a good idea to talk to them about some activities that your group can perform when on break.

  • First-Time RV Park Visitor? Keep These Etiquette Tips In Mind

    2 June 2016

    When you travel by RV for the first time, you'll often find yourself pulling into an RV park to spend a few days on your trip. Doing so gives you the chance to relax a little, especially if you've been driving several hours per day, as well as meet other travel enthusiasts. First-time RV park visitors should always take a few minutes to get acquainted with the park's rules, as the last thing you want to do is annoy those who are parked around you.

  • 4 Benefits of Staying in a Bed & Breakfast

    27 May 2016

    Bed and breakfasts are small, usually locally owned, lodging establishment that typically offers you a place to sleep as well as a breakfast in the morning. However, there are more benefits to a bed and breakfast than just a comfy bed to rest your head and a delicious breakfast. You should know a few of the benefits that you get when staying at a bed and breakfast.  Less Guests  When you stay at a hotel, you are staying with hundreds of other people in a large, impersonal space.

  • Out-Of-State Career Move? 3 Steps To Ease Your Rapid Transition To A New Home

    27 May 2016

    In today's competitive career market, you have to jump on opportunities when they are presented, and you have passed the test. So what do you do when you have two weeks to execute an out-of-state move to an unfamiliar location while also adjusting to a major career change? Although many people would rather curl up and nap than tackle a rapid move, you thrive on this kind of situation. As you make your plans, use these strategies to find a home and move in with enough time and energy left to enjoy exploring your new locale.

  • Benefits Of Staying In A Suite-Style Hotel During A Family Vacation

    26 May 2016

    When you're getting ready to take your family on a vacation and are researching hotels, you might automatically gravitate toward motels that are situated close to the highway or to the tourist attractions you wish to visit. However, it can be worthwhile to also consider spending a little bit more to book your accommodations in a hotel that offers family suites. Doing so, regardless of the size and makeup of your family, can prove advantageous for a number of reasons beyond the simple fact of providing more space for everyone.

  • Four Tips For Planning The Perfect Family Vacation

    26 May 2016

    Vacationing should be a time of peace and relaxation. For many families, a family vacation can be more stressful than it needs to be because the family has not properly planned their vacation in advance. The guide below walks you through a few tips to make your vacation as relaxing as it can possibly be through proper preparation and planning. Determine When You Want to Go on Vacation There are many families who enjoy going on vacation during the warm summer months, but there are some families who enjoy vacationing during the colder months of the year because they want to go skiing or snowboarding.

  • On The Road And On Your Own -- 6 Tips For Saving Money When Traveling Solo

    26 May 2016

    Traveling by yourself can be a great way to discover new things about yourself, meet new people and see a location you're really interested in. But it can be a more expensive way to travel because you lack anyone to share expenses. There are still some things you can do as a solo traveler to reduce those costs. Here are 6 tips to get you where you want to go.