Special Offers for Travelers

For our valued traveler members who have recently contacted us with an enquiry or used one of our world leading travel portals to reserve accommodations, here’s an update on how Instant World Booking can improve your travel experience and lower your travel budget.

Discounts for Future Travel

Reserve with Instant World Booking before the end of 2009 and pay no service charge.  Simply make your reservation before the end of this year.  Then send us the email you recently received mentioning this offer along with your reservation number, and we will credit you the service charge you paid.  If you’re not planning to make travel reservations before the end of this year, there’s no problem.  We are constantly offering similar promotions.

More Special Places to Visit

We’re constantly adding new hotels, hostels, and bed & breakfasts.  In fact, every single day of the year new lodgings are joining our service.  You’ll want to return again and again to check out the latest best places to visit.

More Travel Information

Instant World Booking brings you the latest travel intelligence and advice.  For example, when we published our award-winning short article on “How to Travel Safely“, we received an overwhelming response from our viewers, many of which have linked to this valuable article on their websites and blogs.


Travel Guides

Now, we’re offering interactive Travel Guides online.  We have received feedback that many of our guides are nothing short of fascinating.  They’re interactive because you can actually post your own guides if you have unique and interesting information about places you’ve visited.  Read or contribute to our travel guides today at:


Videos of Hostels and Bed and Breakfasts

Our blogs now feature many videos of popular hostels and B&Bs.  You can check out these videos at the following pages.



Do you like taking videos when you travel?  Post videos of your favorite places to visit, and share your candid opinions with our readers.  Just register and share your videos:


Post your Hotel Videos Online for Free Marketing

Instant World Booking now features a great new service for free marketing of hotels, hostels and bed & breakfasts.  You’re invited to post your videos on our blogs.  This is an excellent way to maximize your online marketing presence, and yet another free service that Instant World Booking offers (boy, we love giving away free stuff).  You don’t even need to have a listing on our service.

If you wish to post your videos on one of our blogs, it’s easy.  Just decide which blog you wish to post to:

For hotels of all kinds:

 – Instant World Booking (you’re here)

For hostels and budget lodging:

 – HostelTraveler.com (go to the HostelTraveler.com homepage, and proceed to the blog)

For bed and breakfasts:

 – BedBreakfastTraveler.com (go to the BedBreakfastTraveler.com homepage, and proceed to the blog)

Instructions for posting videos on our blog:

Our Blog allows you to share YouTube videos with ease, and supports the latest high quality video protocols (360p and HD quality 720p).  It will even be viewable on iPod and iPhone.

Step 1:  Register at our blog:


Step 2:  Submit a post about your property at the following page:


Step 3:  Insert a video link in your post

To insert a YouTube video in your posts, paste the YouTube video URL directly into the text of your post with a prefix of httpv:// (notice the ‘v’).

Important:The URL should just be copied into your post normally and the letter ‘v’ added, do not create a clickable link (i.e., with <a> tags)!

Example:  httpv ://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KKjgajXePd8

If you want to embed high quality video (for videos that have them) use httpvh:// instead (Video High).

If you want to embed HD Quality (DVD quality 720p) video use httpvhd:// instead (Video High Defintion).

To embed playlists use httpvp:// (eg. httpvp ://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=528026B4F7B34094)

–  httpv:// – regular video

–  httpvh:// – high quality

–  httpvhd:// – HD quality

–  httpvp:// – playlist