TripAdvisor offers travel tips

Aussies who are planning to search for online travel money but are still unsure about where to go on holiday have been given a helping hand by TripAdvisor.

The company has revealed the top hotels for 2012 in its latest Travellers' Choice Awards and Australians may be tempted to take the organisation up on its suggestions.

According to experts at the firm, the best hotel in the world is the Phoenix Resort in San Pedro, Belize, while those looking for four or five-star luxury may opt for a trip to Japan, as Tokyo's Shangri-La Hotel was named the best upmarket accommodation in the world.

For those who want to save money on hotel costs in order to have more overseas travel money to spend when you eventually arrive, Vietnam may be the place for you, as the Hue Nino Hotel in Hue was regarded as the best bargain.

Aussies who are looking for a luxurious holiday that isn't going to break the bank were recently advised by to consider travelling during off-peak times, e-Travel Blackboard reported.

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