Today's breed of traveler is Internet savvy and discerning when it comes to looking for information online. They are often wary of advertisements or official reviews, but find reviews from fellow travelers very credible.
Macau (PRWEB) September 21, 2008
MACAU.COM, the leading online destination marketing and travel company in Macau, is giving away free hotel stays at the luxurious Venetian Macao-Resort-Hotel every month.
Users who post reviews of any of the hotels in Macau listed on Macau.com will be eligible for the monthly prize of a one-night stay in a suite at The Venetian Macao. The reviews will be posted on http://www.macau.com and viewable to the public. One prize will be awarded every month to the writer of the most useful and informative review.
The aim of this promotion is to increase the number of and quality of unbiased user-generated reviews for the hotels on Macau.com. The site functions as a platform on which users can not only book hotels but also search for and read well-rounded information related to them.
Macau.com CEO Christina Siaw explains that reviews written by the public can be a more effective tool in promoting hotels than advertisements or advertorials.
She adds: "Today's breed of traveler is Internet savvy and discerning when it comes to looking for information online. They are often wary of advertisements or official reviews, but find reviews from fellow travelers very credible."
Macau.com also recently launched a Forum feature http://eforum.macau.com/ where members of the public can post Macau-related news or questions. Moderated by Macau-based expats and locals, it is an ideal online platform for anyone with an interest in Macau to interact and form an online community.
Macau.com also offers special deals and promotions to travelers via its free email newsletter, The Insider, every fortnight. To get free regular email updates on special offers in and around Macau, please go to http://www.macau.com.
Macau.com is the premier web portal and online travel agency for hotel accommodation, show tickets and packaged tour products for Macau and the Pearl Delta Region. With a secure and technologically advanced online booking engine, Macau.com's services are targeted at Macau-bound travelers coming from Mainland China, Hong Kong and high growth-tourist areas including Southeast Asia, Taiwan, Australia and North Asian markets such as Japan and Korea. The company is owned by MKW Capital Management, a private equity firm with investments in Macau based businesses including international airline VIVA Macau.
Carrel N. T. Ieong
Email: cieong @ corp.macau.com
Tel: +853 2875 3126 ext 851
Fax: +853 2875 3173