SAN FRANCISCO, CA (PRWEB) May 9, 2006
Just as Summer travel plans are underway and high gas prices continue, TravelPost.com, the premier source for personalized hotel ratings and travel advisory services, has come to rescue travelers from being reamed on the road with five valuable tips on saving at the pump that don’t foil vacation dreams.
The unique and timely advice to beat high gas prices, researched by TravelPost.com’s own staff and available now at http://www.travelpost.com, includes resources to help drivers find the cheapest gas in their area, a list of hotels that offer deals to those arriving by car, and seven driving tips to increase mileage. TravelPost.com also offers up ways to save on hotel accommodations so that fuel costs don’t blow the travel budget, by using the site’s hotel matching system as a quick, easy way to find hotels that match particular needs and pocketbooks (http://blog.travelpost.com/2006/05/07/find-your-hotel-match-on-travelpostcom/).
Lastly, TravelPost.com suggests simply staying close to home and using TravelPost.com travel blogs to research undiscovered places in one’s own backyard (http://blog.travelpost.com/2006/05/06/vacation-close-to-home-and-save/).
A direct link to all the tips can be found at Blog.Travelpost.com.
"Summer traveling is a time to relax and enjoy yourself and your family, not worry about how much the trip is going to cost,” said Sam Shank, CEO of TravelPost.com. “The classic American road trip is in danger of becoming a lost tradition as high gas prices continue. We’re hoping to keep it alive and well by providing this advice for making car travel both fun and affordable.”
TravelPost.com’s gas-saving tips can be found at the TravelPost.com Insider in the Car & Bus Travel category. The TravelPost.com Insider is a blog, updated daily with the best travel advice, news, and suggestions culled from TravelPost.com members and from around the web. Accessible from the TravelPost.com home page with the most recent posts prominently displayed, the TP Insider allows travelers to mastermind the perfect trip by providing exciting vacation ideas, important travel tips, and up-to-date events and activities around the world.
With more than 200,000 hotel reviews, TravelPost.com is one of the fastest growing travel resources on the Web and the largest independent and impartial site for relevant hotel reviews. The site offers superior travel planning by matching travelers with the hotels that best meet their needs by providing travel advice from people truly like them. TravelPost.com delivers a set of comprehensive, consistent, and easy-to-use hotel reviews with a filtering feature that allows travelers to customize the site to find millions of combinations of reviews segmented by authors’ age, gender, purpose of stay, and travel budget, to get recommendations from travelers truly like them. The reviews are integrated with a travel blogging community in which travelers are able write about their experiences, post photos from their trips, and keep track of where they’ve been on a world map.
Founded in January of 2004, TravelPost.com develops and markets online applications that collect and organize user-generated travel information in order to fundamentally improve the way people research and shop for travel. The site provides personalized hotel reviews, blogging, and tools to help people research, plan, record and share their travels. The TravelPost.com mission is to build the most trusted resource for researching, planning, and reserving hotels and travel. The company is based in San Francisco. For more information please visit http://www.travelpost.com.