Printer Friendly Version

BellaOnline's Math Editor

Tipping at Hotels

Let's begin from the entrance.

Parking Valet ......... (when the car is returned) ....... $2 to $5

Porter .. (tip more for inclement weather) ........... $2.00 per bag

Doorman ... (hails cab for you) ... $1.00

Maids ...........(place tip in envelope; write "maid" on it, & leave envelope on pillow or near sink)............. $2 - $3 per night

Concierge . (if particularly helpful).... $5.00

Room Service ... (if not included in bill ) .......... 20% of meal total

A more in depth look at tipping can be found in these two books, Authoritative Revelations on Tipping: Guidelines & Solutions and Fodor's FYI: How to Tip,(Special-Interest Titles)

Money Humor

When a man is short of money he finds most of his friends whom he meets short-sighted.
PETERSON the comedian lent a brother actor two shillings, and when he made a demand for the sum, the debtor, turning peevishly from him, said, "Hang it! I'll pay you to-day in some shape or other." Peterson good-humoredly replied, "I shall be much obliged to you, Tom, to let it be as like two shillings as you can."
IT was said of one that remembered everything that he lent, but nothing that he borrowed, "that he had lost half of his memory."
"Why so glum, Blumly? Anything gone wrong?"
"Yes, I've just lost two of my best friends."
"By death or marriage?"
"Neither. I loaned them money."

Math Site @ BellaOnline
View This Article in Regular Layout

Content copyright © 2013 by Beverly Mackie. All rights reserved.
This content was written by Beverly Mackie. If you wish to use this content in any manner, you need written permission. Contact Beverly Mackie for details.

| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2016 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.

BellaOnline Editor