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A Data Nerd’s Guide to Traveling to Europe this Summer

The dollar to euro conversion rate is better than it’s been in a long time. A year ago, it cost an American traveler $1.38 to buy one euro worth of stuff. Now, since the exchange rate has dropped to around $1.08, Europe is 22% cheaper! So, can you finally afford that trip to Europe this…

Top 5 US Craft Beer Destinations

Since yesterday was #NationalBeerDay, that got us thinking. How can we book a better beercation? According to Conde Nast Travel writer Amy Plitt, there are a handful of American cities that are killing the craft beer game. Lucky for travelers, these cities are often under loved, meaning low prices on both flights and hotels.  We'll…

What’s cheap, plugged in and always looking for pleasure? The Millennial Traveler! [Infographic]

Last year we launched our first Millennial Travel Habits Study. We uncovered some pretty quirky stuff so this year we did it again. We surveyed over 1,400 participants about their lifestyle, personal preferences and travel habits to get to the bottom of how this much-talked about generation really travels. And who could do it better? With more…

2nd Annual Hipmunk Millennial Travel Habits Study [Data Chart]

In 2014, Hipmunk launched its annual Millennial Travel Habits Study to uncover how millennials travel differently than their generation X and mature traveler counterparts. What we found was enlightening, informative and oftentimes humorous. Did you ever expect a millennial to be willing to stand for the duration of a flight to save a few bucks?…

Bring Back Nuts!

In the spirit of life betterment and increased protein intake, Hipmunk is commencing an all-out crusade to #bringbacknuts to your next flight. With the improving economy and plummeting fuel prices, we believe airlines should banish budget snacks and reinstate the healthful fats and delightful taste of peanuts their in-flight services. We speak as an authority…

#HipHacks Find Cheap Flights with ITA Routing Language

Raise your hand if you like the travel booking process. If your fingers aren't reaching to the sky because you associate the planning process with wrangling pop-ups and price gouging, then I offer a quick and effective solution; use Hipmunk.  Hipmunk allows you to tailor your search to find cheap flights using the ITA Routing Language…

Hipmunk Tails vol. 6- Hipmunk wakes up for Daybreaker

  Rise and shine for dancing time! Did you know that one of the Hipmunk’s favorite pastimes is breakin’ it down? This week, the Hipmunk checked out Daybreaker, an early morning exclusive dance party in San Francisco, shaking his tail to fresh tracks with new friends. The Hipmunk’ drummed, slid and shimmied with his fellow…

Hipmunk and Friends-An Epic Start Up, Scoot Networks and My First Day at Hipmunk

I was nervous, but who isn’t on the first day of their new job? I had styled the perfect outfit, prepared my commute route and crossed my fingers in hopes that working at Hipmunk would be as amazing as I hoped. With only a few blocks left before I reached the office, I changed my…

Hipmunk Tails Volume 5

One perk to being a cute and cuddly famous chipmunk is being invited to major celebrity events. So, this week, the Hipmunk is jetting to Los Angeles for the Oscars! The Hipmunk will spend the morning primping for its Hollywood debut – from a blow out for its silky smooth fur to a final fitting…

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