Travel

    • Planning travel on the go just got easier

      Planning a trip involves lots of searching for flights, hotels, things to do, itineraries and more. The process is often cumbersome because we have to use multiple tools to gather everything we need—especially on a mobile phone. We’re evolving the way our hotel search works on smartphones to help users explore options and make decisions on their smallest screens.

      The Official Google Blog- 13 readers -
    • A Rather Timely Post on Influencer Marketing Strategies for Hotels

      Yikes… if you’ve not seen the recent situation between rising social media influencer Elle Darby and Paul Stenson, owner of Dublin’s the White Moose Café and Charleville Lodge. When Elle Darby decided to go on vacation, she reached out to several hotels she might be interested in staying at to see if they might provide a stay in trade for some publicity via her social media audience.

      Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blog- 21 readers -
    • New ways to plan your vacation on the go

      With spring around the corner, it’s time to look forward to sunnier skies—and summer getaways. These days, mobile phones make it easier than ever for you to sneak in vacation dreaming and planning here and there—in line at the coffee shop, waiting at the doctor’s office, or on your way to meet a friend. In fact, last year, according to our internal data for google.

      The Official Google Blog- 9 readers -
  • Google Flights makes travel planning even easier in Brazil

    … are expected to change or when the price actually does increase or decrease significantly. Google Flights helps you to get ideas on where to go, figure out the best time to travel, easily filter for preferences, quickly review flight options and select a flight. Make sure to take advantage of all the new bells and whistles in Google Flights when planning your next trip. Wishing you safe travels no matter where they should take you! …

    The Official Google Blogin Google- 9 readers -
  • Get help with cheaper flights and potential flight delays this winter

    … Around this time of year, snowbirds fly out on tropical getaways, skiers and snowboarders take a weekend to hit the slopes, and potential flight delays are stressful for all travelers. Google Flights can now help you predict those flight delays, and we’re also introducing a new feature to help you feel confident about finding the cheapest fare…

    The Official Google Blog- 8 readers -
  • Flying during the holidays? Read this before you book

    … Millions of Americans will fly somewhere for Thanksgiving this year—and for many of them the search for flights will begin this week. Last year we saw a spike in Google Flights searches for Thanksgiving dates starting in mid-October. So whether you’re flying to visit family or heading off on vacation, here are a few tips from Google Flights…

    The Official Google Blog- 24 readers -
  • How to Work Productively on a Plane

    If I look back at the key products and services I’ve created, they’ve all been influenced by productive groundwork done while travelling. Australia is a long way from most places, so when travelling to places like the USA, there are plenty of hours on the plane that can be filled with deep work. I realise not everyone will want to spend time working as they travel.

    @ProBlogger- 17 readers -
  • New ways to make trip planning easier and cheaper

    … Everyone loves a good deal—especially when it comes to travel. That’s why last year we added tips on how to save money to Google Flights and hotel search on Google. Being flexible on travel dates and where to stay helps save money when planning a trip—so now we’re adding more ways to explore dates, airports and hotel locations to help you save…

    The Official Google Blog- 22 readers -
  • 6 Tips for Staying Productive During Work Travel

    … Whether it’s for a meeting, conference or to simply gain a better perspective of the landscape in which you do business, traveling for work can be rewarding and productive. It can also leave you overwhelmed if you aren’t prepared. Make the most of your work travel, reduce stress and ensure that your work plate doesn’t resemble Mt. Everest upon…

    Acceleration Partners- 14 readers -
  • Smart Tips for Travel Bloggers

    … Travel blogging is a unique and exciting profession, but you’re not the only one who thinks so. If you want to make it as a travel blogger, you’ll need to be a skilled writer, a decent photographer and a relentless promoter. If you think you’ve got the skills, check out these smart tips for travel bloggers. Be Unique Different Individual Unique…

    The Blog Herald- 14 readers -
  • 5 Favorite Tech Tools to Help You Plan the Best Vacation Ever

    … Learning English If you are learning the English language, check out my weekly personal technology column at Voice of America Learning English. This week’s article is: US Company Is Putting Microchips in Its Employees. Be the first to comment... Related Posts: Happy 6th Anniversary to The Wonder of Tech! Pinterest Place Pins – Your…

    Kayla Matthews/ The Wonder of Tech- 23 readers -
  • Experience Tunisia’s rich culture with Street View Imagery

    … My Street View journey took me to Tunisia, home to beautiful sun soaked beaches, ancient Roman ruins, and Islamic monuments. And now you can explore Tunisia on Street view too. The first stop is the Amphitheatre of El Djem, the largest Roman amphitheatre in North Africa, located in the heart of Tunisia. This beautiful monument stands…

    The Official Google Blog- 26 readers -
  • Blogging From the Road: Japan Edition

    … The special sauce of the best travel blogs is a clever perspective on unique experiences. You don’t want to just describe a trip you took. Instead, you want to uncover how the trip made you feel. The best travel writing hits at something deep in the human condition about wonder, novelty and the slim veil of otherness. The best travel blogging…

    The Blog Heraldin Blogging- 13 readers -
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