Planning Your Lodging - Deciding and Booking
Booking lodging on your own can be a bit overwhelming the first time you do it. In the States, I tend to look at my favorite chain of hotels, but in Europe, this chain has only a few hotels. Besides, I like to stay at a place that is more, well, European. I’ll walk you through my process of deciding and booking.
I am planning a trip where I will split my time between Paris and Amsterdam, spending three nights in each city. I need to find lodging in these two areas. The best place to start is by using the internet or travel guide books – I will consult both. In addition, I’ll look at some review sites to see...