CBS TV Cheers

November 07, 2005 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News
KWCH 12; the CBS television affiliate in Wichita, Kansas; recently advised travelers to get "consumer feedback" on hotels by visiting "" The recommendation was posted on on November 2, 2005, in a piece entitled "Star-Crossed Hotel Ratings."

The segment said that to maximize the chance that "your next hotel stay" is "just what you bargained for," read "" to "get the inside scoop from people who've actually stayed at the hotel." Without the site, "it can be hard to know what you'll find when you get to your room."

The endorsement is the second from a network television station in as many weeks. In late October, the ABC television network affiliate in Chicago recommended is part of a network of travel content sites that includes, featuring airline reviews;, with bed and breakfast reviews; and, featuring spa reviews. has received awards from National Geographic Traveler magazine and London's The Independent (UK) newspaper. collects, screens, and publishes unbiased hotel reviews written by real travelers. The site posts reviews only after they have been thoroughly researched and authenticated. discards well over half of all incoming contributions as insufficient or invalid. The site may be viewed free of charge at the Internet address. remains 100% owned by its creator. is not affiliated with any of the aforementioned organizations.

About, the site that Consumer Reports calls one of “the tricks to booking online,” is the world’s most-trusted Internet lodging guide. The site was named one of the five best travel websites by National Geographic Traveler magazine, and has been praised by the Independent ( UK ), US News & World Report, and USA Today. Founded in March 2001, is available free of charge at the Internet address. is owned by SharkPage, a privately held company based in Palo Alto, California. and SharkPage are trademarks of SharkPage. Further press information on is available at .