Monthly Archives: April 2013

Three Years Since We Launched at Tech Crunch Disrupt

It’s hard to believe it’s been three years since we won a spot in Startup Alley and officially launched Tripping at Tech Crunch Disrupt NYC!  Join us on a little Trip down memory lane…. Our co-founders were members of StubHub … Continue reading

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Tripper of the Week: Yen Phan

Yen Phan is a solo traveler, dessert enthusiast and Gogobot Community Manager that believes every day should feel like vacation! Meet Yen, our Tripper of the Week… 1. Tell us a bit about your background. I’ve had the travel bug … Continue reading

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World Wonders: Pamukkale,Turkey

For thousands of years, people have been drawn to the hot springs and carbonate mineral terraces (travertines) of Pamukkale, in southwestern Turkey. The name means “cotton castle” in Turkish and indeed looks like a scene from a fairy tale. Today … Continue reading

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Real or Fake: Crescent Moon and Star Island

You may have seen this incredible image of a crescent moon shaped island next to a star shaped island.  Does it really exist?  Where can you see the crescent moon and star island combination? The answer is:  ‘Yes’ and ‘No.’  … Continue reading

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Earth Day A True Global Celebration

On April 22, 1970 the first Earth Day ever was attended by 20 million people in cities across the U.S.  Just a few decades later, by the year 2000, that number had grown to several hundred million people and spread … Continue reading

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Top 5 Green Travel Destinations for 2013

In the spirit of Earth Day, we’ve  selected our top 5 green travel destinations for 2013.  From the wind-swept plains of Patagonia to the short grass plains of the Kenyan savannah, here are our picks… Belize With 87 types of … Continue reading

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Win a Tripping T-Shirt in the #MyDearCouch Twitter Contest

Does your couch have an epic saga? Whether you shopped for months in posh stores for the perfect cream L-shape or simply picked up the first loveseat listed for free on Craigslist, your couch probably has more of a story … Continue reading

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Tripper of the Week: Bianca Cloutier

Bianca Cloutier is a local travel enthusiast, aspiring marathon runner and Partnerships Manager here at Tripping! Meet Bianca, our Tripper of the Week… The places you’ve lived include Maine, California, New Hampshire, Vermont, New York City, France, Czech Republic and…. … Continue reading

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Top 5 Green Travel Destinations for 2013

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Top 5 Things to do in Puerto Peñasco

The following is a sponsored post from the local experts at, who share their tips on their favorite things to do in Puerto Peñasco. Puerto Peñasco also known as “Rocky Point” by international travelers, is a little beach town … Continue reading

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