Articles For Better Bidding On Hotwire and Priceline

America’s Cheapest Cities For Luxury Hotels

Posted on: by Randy Greencorn

Based on a new study by, here is a list of the cheapest (and most expensive cities for luxury hotels in America.

Ever notice that some cities are dirt cheap when it comes to high-end hotels while other cities are seemingly impossible t get a decent hotel at a decent price? You are not along, and in fact, it could be the city that you are staying. In a recent survey of travellers, I was able to determine the top 10 most affordable luxury hotel cities in America, as well as the most expensive. The cheapest cities for Luxury hotels are:

Free things to do in Las Vegas, Nevada

Posted on: by Randy Greencorn

Here’s a list of 10 free things to do in Las Vegas. Whether you are on a tight budget, frugal, or down on your luck, there are plenty of things to do in Las Vegas that won’t cost you a dime. After several trips to Vegas, we’ve weeded out those things that are gimmicky and only include the best things that are actually worth your time.

Who has the cheapest passport photos in Canada?

Posted on: by Randy Greencorn

I recently had to get some passport photos taken for myself and my 2 daughters. I didn’t really give it much though who has the cheapest passport photos in Canada, so I went to Walmart. Didn’t give it a second thought. Afterall, Walmart is heap right? My mistake. It turns out Costco is half the price for photos.

I found out the hard way they aren’t quite so cheap afterall, especially for passport photos. The pictures for me and my 2 daughters was $15.99 each, or $53.73 for all 3 after 12% HST (BC Resident). It wasn’t until several weeks later that I discovered Costco does passport photos and that the price is only $7.99 per person, exactly half the price of Walmart. It was too late for me, but had I known I would have saved over $26 on photos.

Priceline Hotels in Midtown Manhattan

Posted on: by Randy Greencorn

There are few cities that are more expensive than New York City, and within the city, Midtown Manhattan is the most expensive and sought after area travelers want to stay. This is for good reason: Midtown is the hub of Manhattan, the center of it all with Broadway, Madison Square Garden, the Empire State Building, and Times Square all within arms reach. Unfortunately, the cost of hotels is astronomical and savvy travelers should consider Priceline hotels in Midtown Manhattan.

What to Do During a Cruise Stop in Victoria BC

Posted on: by Sandra L

Must see attractions during a cruise stop in Victoria BC include: Victoria’s Inner Harbour and a city tour. The Inner Harbour is iconic Victoria, with the Empress Hotel and the Parliament Buildings providing the perfect backdrop. A great way to see the highlights if you are pressed for time is a city bus tour.

Better Bidding In Las Vegas

Posted on: by Randy Greencorn

Looking for a 5 star hotel in Las Vegas? Here are some tips for better bidding in Las Vegas that allow travellers to avoid certain undesirable hotels such as the Trump, which is off the Strip and does not have a casino. We provide details of which Vegas hotels appear on Priceline, by bidding zone, and by star rating, allowing you to practically guess which hotel you are very likely to receive.

Priceline Express Deals Revealed

Posted on: by Randy Greencorn

Booking on a hotel on blind bidding websites such as Priceline and Hotwire are great for travelers to save money. Only problem is, you don’t know what hotel you are going to get. However, thanks to fellow travelers it is now possible to have your Priceline Express Deals revealed. The Priceline Forum on this site has over 20,000 members who regularly share their winning bids. A “winning bid” is essentially a Priceline hotel purchase on NYOP or Express Deals. We have literally had thousands of winning bids reported and curated into Priceline hotel lists for virtually every city in North America (mostly Canada and the United States), and we are eagerly gathering data for Europe, Mexico and Caribbean destinations.

Las Vegas Strip Hotels on Hotwire

Posted on: by Sandra L

New Zone “Strip Central” Added to Las Vegas Strip Hotels on Hotwire If you are bidding for travel on Hotwire in Vegas, you may be happy to learn that they have now added a new bidding zone, “Strip Central”. For travelers wanting a precise location using Hotwire’s blind Hot Rate Hotel system, this is a ..