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Hacking the Budget Airline






Buying tickets on a budget airline can be a great way to save, literally, hundreds of dollars on airplane tickets. However, while most people will be dazzled by the low, low ticket prices, they’ll fail to notice the dozens of… Continue Reading →






6 Cool Vacation Spots to Beat the Heat






There’s no denying that it’s extremely hot outside, and it will only continue to get hotter as we make our way deeper into summer. To beat the heat, or at least take a break from the high August temperatures, check… Continue Reading →






History of the Hotel: How the Modern Day Hotel Came to Be






For as long as we’ve had civilization we’ve had hotels, though the earliest iterations of the hotel were a little different than they are today. In early biblical times, wandering travelers often took up lodging in the homes of local… Continue Reading →






Utah Parks Trip Giveaway: Free Trip+Airfare for 2 from Intrepid and Hipmunk

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Sleeping under the stars, traversing the red canyons of the Southwest and scaling mountains are items we’d all like on our summer to-do list. If you’re thinking such an adventure (while undeniably awesome) is outside your budget, think again: Hipmunk… Continue Reading →






5 Ballparks to Visit This Summer






What’s more delightful than a summertime visit to the ballpark? The smell of the grass and the hot dogs, the crack of the bat, the roar of the crowd … there’s nothing quite like it. Here are five of our… Continue Reading →






How To Be A Respectful Tourist Anywhere In The World






One might think carving your name on the Colosseum or posting graffiti in America’s national parks might be inappropriate vacation activities, but these are real things that real tourists have done—and they’re hardly the end of the list of egregious decisions tourists… Continue Reading →






HipHunt: The Berkshires






When hot, crowded, dirty, stressful day-to-day life in New York or Boston has caused city-dwellers’ eyes to glaze over, a weekend in the Berkshire Mountains may be necessary to rejuvenate and put things in perspective. The landscapes that inspired Herman… Continue Reading →






HipHunt: New Orleans






Attempting to articulate the essence of New Orleans, Dr. John (Mac Rebennack) once remarked: “everything mingles together… until nothing is purely itself but becomes part of one funky gumbo.” Get a taste of the gumbo that is the Big Easy,… Continue Reading →






Off the Beaten Path: Exploring Melbourne’s Laneways






Melbourne is the home of Aussie rules football, the film and TV industries, and a major center for literature and street art. Those interested in exploring something unique to Melbourne, and not seen in many other cities, should consider spending… Continue Reading →






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