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5 Last-Minute Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 12th.  Did you get your Mother’s Day gift yet? There’s still just enough time to get mom a great last-minute gift.  Here are 5 ideas to save the day.

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Top 5 Memorial Day Getaways

Memorial Day is fast-approaching, but there’s still time to find the perfect Memorial Day weekend trip.  Whether you’re looking for patriotic activities or just some fun in the sun, these top 5 Memorial Day getaways should inspire your Memorial Day … Continue reading

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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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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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Boston Marathon Explosions Resources & How To Help

Earlier today, we were saddened to hear the news that two bombs exploded near the Boston Marathon’s finish line and a third explosion occurred at the JFK Library in Boston. Our thoughts are with everyone living or traveling in Boston … Continue reading

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A Guide to Tripping at Coachella

Coachella is a three day music and arts festival that occurs every year in Indio, California, in the California desert.  Artists from various genres, including hip hop, rock, indie and electronic music perform on several main stages.  Famous past performers … Continue reading

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Tripping at Carnival: Lucerne’s Fasnacht Celebration

The following is a guest post by avid traveler and writer Laura Miller. My friend Kinga, a Hungarian expatriate living in Lucerne, muses that the Swiss are as controlled and perfectionistic as they are because Switzerland “sits atop the contained … Continue reading

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Top 5 Gay Pride Events

The following is a guest post by UK-based blogger Ryan C. Haynes. Gay travel typically hinges on the gay pride event calendar that occurs between April – September with most of the big-scale events happening in late-June/ early-July to coincide … Continue reading

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Must Experience: Carnival of Cádiz, Spain

The following is a guest post by Heidi of the family travel blog Wagoners Abroad. About 15 years ago, my husband Alan and I had the opportunity to experience Carnival in Venice, Italy. To this day, it is one of … Continue reading

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New Orleans (Last-Minute Super Bowl Accommodations)

Headed to New Orleans for the Super Bowl?  Need last-minute New Orleans Super Bowl Accommodations? New Orleans vacation rentals are a great option – especially if you’re more than one person traveling.  Take a look at some of our favorite … Continue reading

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