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How to Plan the Perfect MLB Away-Game Weekend Like a Crazy Person

Did you know Hipmunk allows you to import your Google calendar into flight searches? Well, if you’re a crazy person like me and have your favorite MLB team’s schedule on your calendar, it makes for a super effective way to plan an awesome MLB weekend getaway! Eager for an excuse to take an epic road trip to…

The 5 Best Hotels for a Politically on Point Vacation

Nothing says "relaxing vacation” like a political feud, right? If debating with your dad about Obamacare makes you cringe more than a kick to the ankle, Hipmunk is here to help. If some of your friends and family idolize JFK while others consider the Bush compound their ideal destination, use this hotel guide to divide…

Look, Over There! The Top 7 Hotels for Memorial Day Celeb Spotting

There’s nothing quite like the excitement of spotting a famous face, and there are only a few places on Earth where there’s a good chance it’ll happen. Of course, there are umpteen reasons to visit the elite getaways below, but one big selling point is that they offer the elegance, amenities, and the discretion that’s…

A Tequila Lover’s Guide to Mexico Hotels and Hot Spots

Happy Cinco de Mayo! Hipmunk pulled together a list of our favorite Mexican destinations that will optimize your holiday tequila tasting expeditions whether you decide to hop on the next flight South of the border or craft yourself a flight of tequila at home.  Pass around that salt and lime!  ¡Vámonos! Tequila As the birthplace…

Q: How Do I Save Up to 92% on a Memorial Day Getaway? A: Book a Cheap Flight by Cinco De Mayo.

Memorial Day is a holiday of sizzling burgers, icy cold drinks and the warm-but-not-scorching sun giving you some pre-summer color. With this in mind, you think, “I should totally go  away for the weekend!” Chances are though, you have yet to put your grey matter into organizing a trip. Here’s the motivation, courtesy of Hipmunk.…

The Politics of Peaceful Trip Planning: Top 5 US Cities for Bipartisan Vacations

In the next few months, you and your friends will have some heated arguments about politics. You’ll quarrel over red and blue states, taxes, and Hillary’s email. And as we learned from our travel survey, chances are you can add your next vacation destination to that list. Your republican friends will want to go to…

Hipmunk Travel Smackdown: Republicans vs Democrats

As of the past month, someone decided that the 2016 presidential race had begun. Candidates began announcing themselves as IT (Hillary) or NOT IT (Mitt). So we wondered, would the travel habits of our republican and democratic candidates be the same? You may ask yourself...when you pack, are you a roller or a folder? Do…

Then and Now: The In-Flight Meal

Airplane food doesn't typically get a 5 star quality rating. In fact, most airlines are eschewing the practice of passenger feeding to save and make money. An $8.50 box of snacks is a quick and easy value add that forgetful flyers rely on to make it through their long haul. This hasn't always been the…

Summer Travel Planning: Go To Slovenia. Done.

When flight searches to Slovenia increased by 306% in 2015, we decided to investigate. Nestled between Italy, Croatia, Hungary, and Austria, Slovenia is a crossroads of European cultures and offers the opportunity to explore all four of them from the comforts of a single hotel. You can experience the tastes and traditions of four countries at…

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