Marketing Your Motel To Fly-In, Fly-Out Workers

Finding new customer markets for your independent motel is important, as the motel/economy hotel market in Australia has become more competitive with international chains entering the market. The rise of the FIFO (Fly-In, Fly-Out) model of running mines and remote sites has created a unique opportunity for motel owners to get recurring business from a new segment, as many workers do not want the pressure of maintaining a property they will only be staying in for one out of every three weeks (or in some cases longer, depending on rosters). Read More 

Booking Your Vacation Hotel Online? Two Common Mistakes You Can Easily Avoid

Computers have made it increasingly easy to "shop"  for properties and then ultimately book your hotel room with a few clicks of a mouse. Once you've been through the process a couple of times, it is fairly simple. But there are two common booking mistakes that you can avoid.   Booking the Wrong Dates This happens more often than you think. Most of the time, it's because clients are going through several time zones or are booked on a red-eye flight. Read More 

Five Tips for Planning a Holiday That Will Impress Your Boyfriend or Girlfriend

If you taking your boyfriend or girlfriend on a holiday, it's the perfect time to try to impress him or her. Looking for ideas that will really make him or her smile? Then, check out the following suggestions. They will make your holiday memorable for your lover: 1. Book boutique accommodations Instead of booking a room at a predictable and boring chain hotel, book your lover something special at a boutique hotel. Read More 

Cheap Accommodation Options For Your Next Trip

If you travel a lot, you will agree that accommodation can be expensive. For high quality accommodation, you can usually expect to pay hundreds of dollars--per night! If you don't need all the extras that come with 5-star accommodation, or are simply on a tight budget, there are still ways you can travel and have a bed to sleep in each night. Here are some ideas to help you save on your accommodation expenses for your next trip. Read More 

Choosing the Right Type of Venue for Your Wedding Reception

While your wedding will undoubtedly be one of the most exciting times of your life, planning a wedding can be a stress-filled nightmare! Choosing the perfect reception venue can seem like a daunting task. Luckily, with the right approach, you can greatly narrow down your choices, and discover an amazing reception venue for an amazing wedding! How Big is Your Wedding? The size of the guest list should be your first consideration. Read More