Category Archives for "Advice"

a few months ago

An accidental backcountry lesson

My entire life I’ve been an inbounds skier, but always wanted to get into the backcountry.  Growing up I’ve watched all kinds of ski movies from Warren Miller to Teton Gravity Research to big screen documentaries like First Descent.  Backcountry is a term commonly used for anything “out-of-bounds” from the ski resort.  I’ve always been […]

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8 months ago

The Cafes of Degraves St in Melbourne

Degraves Street embodies the cafe culture of Melbourne.  You’ll find Australians engaged in lively conversation at the closely packed outdoor tables all day, any time of the week.  On the weekends people young and old will take a leisurely meal and coffee while communing with friends. Melbourne cafe culture dates back to a couple notable […]

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last year

Cool off like a local in Austin, TX

Texans are used to the house to car to air-conditioned building dash, to driving with their finger tips and getting sunburned through a window.  We know that walking outside at 10 PM still means walking back inside covered in sweat due to unbearable humidity even in the 80-85 degree weather.  We’ve compiled a list of […]

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last year

Welcome to the new FRBO Blog

Welcome to the FRBO Blog!  Visit our page for travel tips and inspiration.  We’re here to help you make the most of your vacation.  We’ll show you the hottest spots in town for cocktails, dinner, activities and then where to wind down and watch the sunset before heading back to your vacation rental.  Trying to […]

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last year

How You Can Prevent Fraudulent Bookings

Featured Image: Courtesy of Wikipedia. It is the goal of every vacation rental owner to accrue bookings. Owners endure the troubles of carefully wording their listings, and uploading professional-grade photo portfolios showing off the best that their respective listings offer. Nevertheless, a crucial step in the formation of any acclaimed vacation rental is the careful […]

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a couple of years ago

Know Your Responsibilities: Important Aspects to Consider Before Signing a Lease Agreement

When it comes to listing properties and houses for rent, tenants and owners have certain responsibilities. Finding reliable tenants can be tricky sometimes and the same goes for finding a good house for rent in a market that’s flooded with choices. The tenant and landlord should understand their rights and responsibilities accurately and communicate their […]

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