What you will learn?
The aim of this course is to equip students with the skills needed to book and plan their travel using the Internet without relying on travel experts. At the end of this course, students will be able to book their own journeys without expert assistance. In fact, they will likely become a travel authority who are able to help and guide others. Case studies, examples and comparison tables enable students to review the value of learned content by comparing it with the best travel deals advertised on the Internet.. A free preview of lectures on hotel industry should help visitors evaluate if this is a good course to study.
Excerpt from the course
Learn how you can get a room with a view around almost any major landmark at a reasonable price.
Find best airfare deals with a click of your mouse. Visualize the best days to travel, date to travel and compare prices with other weeks and months -- Instantly.
Rent exotic cars or any vehicle at a 50% or greater discount than advertised on the popular Internet websites.
Tours & Trip Planning
Enjoy your own private tour at a better quality and price than similar escorted tours from popular tour operators.
& Much More...
This video demonstrates how prices of a hotel can differ significantly across hotel booking websites. It also reveals why special deals offered by hotel booking websites are mostly a marketing gimmick.
This video explains how you can find the lowest published room rates.
This video explains why it has become so important to compare hotel rates with rates at official websites of the hotel. Three case studies are presented to prove why booking directly with the hotel is perhaps the best-kept secret, which is seldom discussed on public platforms.
This brief explains which reputable websites offer "unpublished" rates that are not advertised anywhere else. There is also a comparison table highlighting possible savings using these websites.
This lecture describes a very innovative strategy to use on Priceline to get massive savings on 5-star and upscale resorts. It also illustrates why users of Priceline bid high, and how to find the lowest bids that hotels are willing to accept.
This lecture offers extensive guidance on how you can find a hotel room with a wonderful view. Contrary to popular thinking, you can get a dream room at a reasonable price.
This section demonstrates how you can find the lowest possible airfare for almost any destination in the world. Accordingly, the lecture will also cover how easy it is to locate the best days to travel using a simple yet powerful graphic pricing tool.
If you are flexible regarding your travel destination but still want to travel on specific dates, this section provides useful information on how you can find the best airfare deal using a user-friendly visual database.
This section will highlight the mechanics of car rental industry, and show why most consumers pay very high prices on car rentals? It highlights myths and realities by comparing car rental rates offered by online vendors.
This article provides information on how to get the "best value for your money" when renting a car.
This topic covers how travelers can save almost 50% on rental prices advertised by popular companies.The new renting phenomenon of peer rental has taken US by storm, and it is quickly spreading in Europe.
This lecture highlights how travelers can easily pick highest-quality five-star tours anywhere in the world at a significantly lower cost than what is usually charged by popular tour operators.
This video provides insight into booking and creating your own customized travel journeys using a user-friendly online platform. The trip-planning platform can save thousands of dollars in trip costs.
This article provides useful information on saving thousands of dollars in trip cost using a service, which is often overlooked. I demonstrate how you can arrange private tours to exotic lands for significantly less than the prices advertised by group tours.
I am a travel consultant who has actively worked behind some of the most intuitive online travel applications in the world. I am also proud to hold the most prestigious certifications in the travel industry. Formerly, I was associated with world-class organisations such as Walt Disney and Google Inc, which encouraged me to pursue my career as a freelance consultant. Currently, I am also pursuing personal goals by actively participating in social activities related to the development of small businesses around the world.