Monthly Archives: May 2010

Tripping at TechCrunch Disrupt

We are here at the exciting Techcrunch Disrupt, ready to show how we are Disrupting the hospitality network industry. Check under the fold throughout the day for more photos of this event!

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Tripping, NY Style

In honor of Tripping being at Techcrunch Disrupt in New York City, we just created this video to help explain how Tripping lets you step off the tired tourist track and straight into the local culture. Want us to feature … Continue reading

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TechCrunch Disrupt

We have some exciting news — Tripping was named a finalist candidate for getting into the TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield! Beyond pure awesomeness, this means that we were invited to have a booth at Techcrunch Disrupt’s Startup Alley. Are you … Continue reading

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“This tastes like a spring roll.”

Tripping HQ had the pleasure of hosting two sweet girls from Taiwan this week. Students from Taipei, Joanne and Ariel have been studying abroad in Chicago for the past year. Their visit to San Francisco marked their final days in … Continue reading

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Wish We Were There

Check out this photo of Caribbean island St. Maarten taken by Amy, one of Tripping’s members. Oh, how we wish we were there! Where do you wish you were right now? Show us your favorite travel photos and we’ll post … Continue reading

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What’s In Your Fridge?

Refrigerators are often the best reflection of a local culture, given the unique foods and flavors contained within them. So we thought it would be fun to offer you a peek inside our fridges this week. And we’d love to … Continue reading

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Traveling with a Purpose

The World Cup – which is the biggest tournament for the most popular sport in the world – begins this June in South Africa. Instead of just flying to Cape Town and enjoying the matches, two football (aka soccer) fans … Continue reading

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‘A stranger is just a friend you haven’t met.’

Tripping was featured in the New York Times today! Journalist George Gustines writes:  As “The Simpsons” have taught us (in song, no less), a stranger is just a friend you haven’t met. Jen O’Neal, the co-founder and chief executive of … Continue reading

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Feliz Cinco de Mayo!

A celebration of Mexican heritage, Cinco de Mayo is recognized in America, the Mexican state of Pueba and throughout many other countries around the world. (Ironically, it’s not actually a national holiday in Mexico…) Entonces, wherever you are today – … Continue reading

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Who won the RTW Trip?

Do you daydream about the beaches in Thailand or yearn to explore the Arctic? Want to walk the Great Wall of China or throw pennies into Rome’s Trevi Fountain? This was your chance to do it all — for our … Continue reading

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