Christmas Full Cold Moon and Giving Hotel Managers a Break

We get a special treat this Christmas Day, a “Full Cold Moon”. I’ve added a meme to the bottom of this to remind you of the details. We all know what a full moon is. Why is this one called a “cold moon”? It’s because it is in December, with the longest nights of the year. The actual longest night of the year is the Winter Solstice, which will occur on December 21st. It’s daylight is over 6 hours less than on the Summer Solstice.

This will be the first Full Cold Moon this century to appear on Christmas Day. The last one was in 1977….38 years ago. The next one won’t be until 2034. It’s definitely something to look forward to. Slightly oddly, it will be at its peak at 6:11 am ET. You should get a pretty good view on Christmas Eve also. Take a moment to look at it. You don’t have to be in a “cold” climate to see it. This December has been amazingly warm on the east coast of the USA and other parts too.

Hopefully the sky will be clear enough to get a good view. Here where we are, clouds almost totally obscured the first Blood Moon in 3 decades back in September. Not far from us, others had a great view.

If you happen to be at a hotel for this event, don’t expect the managers to be able to guarantee you a good view. haha Yes, it sounds funny, but it never ceases to amaze me the things that people expect hotel managers to be able to do for them. I’ve posted a little comic to remind all of the tough jobs they have. It made me laugh and I’m sure many in other types of jobs feel the same way about bosses, co-workers, customers, and the reality of their jobs.

One of my favorite complaints about a resort was that the sea water was too salty. What did that guest think a manager could do to change that? Personally, I don’t like people who constantly want to “talk to a manager”. Sometimes it is needed, but most of the time you just need to talk to the proper hotel employee. It does no good to complain to your waiter or waitress about how many towels are in your room or to complain to housekeeping that there was something not right about your meal. Be polite, speak to the correct person, and give the managers a break.

Happy Holidays to all, whichever holiday you celebrate this time of year. Travel safely, whether near or far, and be patient. full moon xmas 2015hotel managers

19 thoughts on “Christmas Full Cold Moon and Giving Hotel Managers a Break

  1. Hi there. I discovered your website via Google while searching for a comparable subject, your web site came up. It seems good. I’ve bookmarked it in my google bookmarks to come back then.

  2. Hey there. I found your web site via Google even as searching for a similar subject, your site got here up. It appears to be good. I’ve bookmarked it in my google bookmarks to come back then.

  3. We are a group of volunteers and starting a new scheme in our community. Your website provided us with valuable info to work on. You have done a formidable job and our entire community will be grateful to you.

  4. I like the valuable info you provide in your articles. I’ll bookmark your blog and check again here frequently. I am quite sure I’ll learn plenty of new stuff right here! Good luck for the next!

  5. This is really interesting, You’re a very skilled blogger. I have joined your rss feed and look forward to seeking more of your fantastic post. Also, I have shared your site in my social networks!

  6. magnificent put up, very informative. I ponder why the other specialists of this sector don’t realize this. You must proceed your writing. I am sure, you have a huge readers’ base already!

  7. I would like to thank you for the efforts you have put in writing this web site. I’m hoping the same high-grade blog post from you in the upcoming also. In fact your creative writing abilities has inspired me to get my own website now. Actually the blogging is spreading its wings rapidly. Your write up is a good example of it.

  8. Thank you a lot for providing individuals with an exceptionally special possiblity to check tips from this website. It is often very sweet and as well , stuffed with a lot of fun for me and my office acquaintances to search your blog at the very least thrice per week to find out the fresh things you have got. And of course, I am just at all times contented with the tremendous methods you give. Some 2 ideas in this posting are absolutely the most suitable we’ve ever had.

  9. I like what you guys are up also. Such intelligent work and reporting! Keep up the superb works guys I have incorporated you guys to my blogroll. I think it will improve the value of my site 🙂

  10. You could definitely see your expertise in the work you write. The sector hopes for more passionate writers like you who aren’t afraid to say how they believe. All the time go after your heart.

  11. Very nice article and straight to the point. I am not sure if this is really the best place to ask but do you people have any ideea where to get some professional writers? Thanks in advance 🙂

    1. Send a message here to me with your requirements and anticipated remuneration. I’ll see what I can do for you.

  12. I would like to show my admiration for your kind-heartedness in support of individuals who absolutely need assistance with the idea. Your real commitment to getting the solution around appears to be particularly functional and has without exception made some individuals like me to arrive at their aims. Your entire invaluable hints and tips implies this much a person like me and especially to my office workers. Regards; from all of us.

  13. It is perfect time to make some plans for the future and it is time to be happy. I have read this post and if I could I want to suggest you few interesting things or advice. Maybe you can write next articles referring to this article. I desire to read even more things about it!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.