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Celebrate the First Annual Hipmunk Day!

Instead of Groundhog Day, we're celebrating Hipmunk Day by sharing our 2015 travel predictions (which are much more useful than knowing whether spring will come early). So whether or not the groundhog saw its shadow, you can rely on these tips to get you through your 2015 travels. Americans will use more vacation days. Do…

Hipmunk Tails Vol. 2

This week the Hipmunk is ready for a winter wind-down. There’s nothing like curling up with a good book by the fireplace to recharge when it's cold outside. In addition to a healthier vegan diet, the Hipmunk is dropping romance novels in favor of more non-fiction. (We spotted a few books on endangered species in…

Hit a Sweet Note in Kansas City, MO

By Robert Schrader Famous for baseball, blues, and slow-smoked barbecue, Kansas City's so full of awesome it takes up two states. The Missouri side of the city is particularly heavy on things to do, whether you explore world-class museums, catch a sports game, or enjoy a jazz-filled night on the town. Centrally located and blessed…

Fun in the Phoenix Desert Sun

By Elaine Schoch When we explored moving to Phoenix, I did a lot of research on housing, schools, the year-round heat, and of course, fun things to do in Phoenix. While we ultimately decided to stay in Denver I discovered a lot of interesting things about the area and fun things to do in Phoenix.…

4 Reasons SeaTac, WA Should Be Your Next Vacation Destination

Bu Illia and Nastia SeaTac is a small town in southern King County, Washington, well-know to everyone arriving to Seattle for its Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Both its proximity to Seattle and many recreational parks make this place a perfect destination for both business travelers and vacationers. Convenient transportation options allow visitors to take cheap and…

Richmond: Rich in History and Activities

By Alyssa James Richmond often evokes images of the Confederacy and Civil War. But today, Richmond blends history and innovation, monuments and microbrews, urban and countryside. If the city isn't already on your list of places to visit, it should be now. Here’s why: Richmond is History Buff Heaven https://www.flickr.com/photos/joeduck/5953306650 Image via Flickr by Joseph Hunkins Pocahontas…

Enjoy Great Sushi and More in Salt Lake City

By Jaime Lynn Morgan Considering a visit to Salt Lake City for business or pleasure? Here are a few gems you may not think you would find in Salt Lake City. Did you know last year Travel + Leisure magazine voted Takashi of Salt Lake City one of the best sushi bars in the entire…

Beyond Big Ben: 5 London Destinations That Make You Look Like a Local

Although the Big Ben is a can’t-miss London attraction, don’t make the ultimate travel mistake by visiting only the most well-known (and touristy) attractions. We’ve compiled a list of five London attractions to help you see all the historic city has to offer. Enjoy your trip off the beaten path! (more…)

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