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St. Patrick’s Day 2015

By Elicia Sacharow Because everyone’s a little bit Irish in March! As February winds its way down, it’s time to finalize your travel plans for March! St. Patrick’s Day brings out the joy in us after the long, cold winter. There are loads of parades, activities, and of course travel[…]

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Boutique Hotels Worldwide

Launching Worldwide

By Elicia Sacharow goes truly global! It’s been so hard to keep quiet about the amazing things going on behind the scenes here at–namely, our global inventory project. What that means for you is you’ll have access to a handpicked selection of boutique hotels worldwide. That’s right: we’re opening[…]

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The Worst Travel Advice We’ve Ever Heard

By Elicia Sacharow Everyone’s got opinion–especially us! But as travelers seeking to inspire other curious-minded travelers, we feel like we should address “advice” that was well-intentioned in theory…but not so great in practice. Bring traveler’s checks. We’re total fans of the Old School…but not on this point. Traveler’s checks have[…]

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6 Apps for Travel

By Xavier Dominguez Let’s face it: you’re addicted to your phone (and so are we!). Aside from the music, games, and social apps, we hold the power to find restaurants, book flights and predict the weather all from the palm of our hands! Below, we’ve put together a list of[…]

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