Travel + Leisure British Airways Cartoon

I just got the October 2008 issue of Travel + Leisure and wanted to share a funny cartoon from a British Airways advertisement. “Ma’am, you’re going to have to check...

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Social Travel Websites?
Sep19

Social Travel Websites?

TravelPony.com is a travel booking site that allows users to access exclusive hotel rates by sharing on social media. While the so-called ‘discount’ travel sites spend billions on advertising, TravelPony grows on word-of-mouth marketing, saving members hundreds on hotel bookings. Choose from more than 20,000 hotels and resorts worldwide, while saving up to 45% off retail rates found elsewhere. When you share a post, Tweet,...

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“Exotic” Travel in Helsinki

If you are a savvy traveler and you know that there is more to Europe than London, Paris and Rome why not including one of the more exotic European capitals in your next trip in Europe? Helsinki – the capital of Finland – will definitely have a top ranking on this list. There is a lot to explore although the city is only a fraction of the size of Paris or Berlin. Luckily most of Helsinki’s people speak English very well...

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Photosynth by Microsoft Labs

Photosynth allows travelers to share their photos in a way we have never seen before. This innovative photo sharing solution takes images and transforms them into a cinematic quality, 3D tour of the location. Getting started using this service is fairly simple and they even offer a downloadable video that will walk you through how to take overlapping photos, how to load your images and how to create a synth. Currently they have quite...

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Gatorland Orlando Florida

Gatorland Orlando Florida In 1949 Gatorland was a roadside attraction, today it is internationally known as the Alligator Capital of the World. Gatorland is a 110 theme park and nature conservatory where you can: Get up close and personal with alligators Observe a 10 acre breeding marsh and Bird Rookery See some of the largest and most dangerous Jungle Crocs in the world Take a swamp walk Visit the Flamingo Lagoon Visit Allie’s...

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