Monthly Archives: June 2010

São Paulo’s Storm Drain Graffiti

Here at Tripping, we love exploring new places by foot and seeing cities through the eyes of locals. When we come across something that doesn’t make it into most guidebooks – such as cool street art – we’ll share it … Continue reading

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What Are Your Favorite Travel Souvenirs?

Travelers can find it hard to let go of their most recent journey. For some of us, the easiest way to keep a piece of our travels with us at home is to collect things. The memories of the trip … Continue reading

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Tripping Down Memory Lane

If you’re reading this post you probably know a decent amount about Tripping. Perhaps you’ve created a profile or checked out our safety features. You may have stayed with Tripping Hosts on your last trip or even hosted someone yourself. … Continue reading

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Tripping Photo Contest #4 Starts Today!

We’re running weekly contests on our Facebook page throughout June, in search of the best travel photos.

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Hidden Cities of the World

From abandoned subways to underground catacombs, every city has its secrets. Check out this post by NileGuide.com to see cool photos of hidden spots around the world. Sure, those places take a little extra effort to explore, but we bet … Continue reading

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Benvenuti! Italian Trippers Visit San Francisco

Tripping HQ had the pleasure of hosting 3 Trippers from Italy this week – Carlo, Marco and Stefano. Having just finished studying abroad at UCSD here in the States, they decided to take a road trip to San Francisco.

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5 Simple Tips To Staying Healthy While Traveling

Traveling should be a fun, invigorating activity, whether you’re seeing museums or backpacking or staying with a Tripping host. With all the fun to be had, getting sick while traveling is a huge downer. Unfortunately, going to different parts of … Continue reading

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SMS / Text Messages – Fast, Free & Anonymous

Did you know that you can send free SMS/Text Messages on Tripping? It’s incredibly easy – check out these pictures or just follow these steps: 1. Go to your friend’s profile page and click on “Send SMS” 2. On the … Continue reading

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Travel Photo Contest #3 Starts Today!

We’re running weekly contests on our Facebook page throughout June, in search of the best travel photos. We just finished Travel Photo Contest #2 – congratulations to Elle Loren for her wonderful photo of Midnight in Sweden. Her photo was … Continue reading

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The Greatest Bridges In The World

Opentravel.com has a great list (and some even more amazing photos) of the world’s most amazing bridges. I’ve seen a good number of these in my travels, but not all of them. It’s photos like these that give all of us … Continue reading

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