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  • July 26, 2011
    Groupon offer $50 credit for $25 on Frontier Airlines

    Groupon offers $50 Credit for $25 toward any Frontier Airlines flight. Must book by 11/26/2011 and travel before 2/28/2012. Take advantage of modern advances with today’s Groupon: for $25, you get $50 toward any flight from Frontier Airlines.

  • July 26, 2011
    Ryan Air to hike airfare by 12%

    Travelers in Europe will have to pay more for their airline tickets as Ryanair is expected to increase fares by 12 percent. In addition to the rise in Air Passenger Duty starting November, this message of rise in Ryanair fare comes from Michael O’Leary, the airline’s chief executive. In late March this year, Ryanair had […]

  • July 19, 2011
    JetBlue offers $44 flights on selected routes (U.S. only)

    JetBlue Airlines is yet again offering $44 one-way tickets for selected routes in United States only. They call it the “The Fall Shipping and Handling Sale“. Here are the fine details: Offers available until 7/20/11 (the earlier of 11:59 ET or local). Offers subject to change without notice; may not be available on all days […]

  • July 12, 2011
    Travel to world’s newest nation: South Sudan

    African nation of Sudan recently broke up into two nations with the southern part claiming to be the world’s newest nation – South Sudan. Developed countries around the world have recognized this country, but they still warn citizens not to travel to South Sudan because of “extremely dangerous security situation, the risk of armed conflict, […]

  • July 8, 2011 tells you how much it costs to drive in U.S.

    Most of us are planning trips during this time of the year with family or friends and wouldn’t it be nice to know exactly how much it will cost you in gas to drive and how much at each fill-up along the way? promises to give you those answers. We put this website to […]

  • July 8, 2011
    Win a week in a Tuscany Villa with To-Tuscany!

    Tuscany Villas specialist, To-Tuscany is challenging foodie fans to a Tuscan cook-off at the start of July with its Foodie Blogger Competition! If you consider yourself a bit of cooking connoisseur and have your own blog, you have the opportunity to enter and win a week in a beautiful Tuscan villa, plus £150 towards flights. […]

  • July 8, 2011
    Free travel apps for iOS – Part 6

    There are tons of iPhone travel apps out there, both, paid and free; so we have listed some of the ones that are free and can be of a good value or just help. Updated on September 27, 2011 Click here for a list of free travel apps for iOS Also check out TripBase’s Travel […]

  • July 5, 2011
    Southwest Fall sale (U.S. only) – $59 one-way tickets

    Southwest Airlines is offering one-way tickets for $59 to select destinations in United States domestic. Fine print: Fares do not include federal excise tax of $3.70 per takeoff and landing, airport-assessed passenger facility charges (PFC) of up to $9, and government-imposed September 11th Security Fee of up to $5 one-way. Purchase by July 14, 2011, […]

  • June 30, 2011
    Travelomy launched with complete guides to S. Asian countries

    Bangalore, India, based consumer web products startup Ciafo has launched Travelomy, the travel guide for South Asian countries – India, Bhutan, Nepal, Maldives and Sri Lanka – covering approximately 5000 places and activities, it provides ranked and mapped lists of top tourist attractions, making it really easy for a traveler to plan his itinerary around […]

  • June 28, 2011
    Backpackers & budget travelers provide tips on

    Backpack Forever is a website that makes it easy for backpackers and budget travelers to rely on each other for travel information, tips and advice through an online, open-collaboration guidebook written by its members. It is also a community of budget travelers working together to turn their travel experiences into additional income. Today, most backpackers […]

  • June 28, 2011
    Samoa will lose a day in December

    The pacific island nation of Samoa had switched from driving on the right side of the road, as most of Europe and U.S., to the left side of the road, to align itself to Australia, with whom it does most of its business. Now, if you are visiting Samoa, do not plan a celebration or […]

  • June 22, 2011
    Chart on tipping etiquettes around the world

    Mint Life, the blog from has come up with an excellent chart that compares tipping customs for many countries around the world. In addition to the tip rates, the chart includes helpful notes about national tipping customs and goes into more detail for common US tipping scenarios. Just as customs and cultures vary in […]

  • June 22, 2011
    Expedia unveils European brand identity with new advertising campaign

    LONDON, United Kingdom, June 22, 2011: Expedia, the world’s leading online travel agent, is launching today its new European brand advertising campaign. The campaign marks the start of a new era for the brand as it rolls out its Expedia Everywhere strategy. Expedia Everywhere encompasses a series of transformational initiatives to deliver increasingly personalised travel […]

  • June 22, 2011
    Spirit Airlines introduces $5 boarding pass fee

    They were the one to introduced carry-on baggage fees and now they bring to you – boarding pass fee. The super-discount airline announced Monday that, beginning November 1, boarding passes printed by a Spirit agent will cost a passenger $5 each way. There is no charge for checking in online or printing one’s own boarding […]

  • June 21, 2011
    Southwest celebrates 40 years with $40 fares (U.S. only)

    Southwest Airlines is celebrating their 40th Anniversary with $40 Airfares for select markets and select flights 450 miles and under (one way). Travel must be booked by June 23, 2011 and completed between Aug 23, 2011 and Nov 16, 2011. Additional fees may apply.   0-450 Miles – $40 one way 451-1250 Miles – $80 […]

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