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TripIt Data: Will Fourth of July 2021 Be the Return to Normal?

By On June 16, 2021

Memorial Day 2021 was the first U.S. holiday post vaccination program rollout, and as predicted, it was a record setter for the pandemic era. So with a few more weeks under our… Read More

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Remember Navigating the Airport? These Tips and Tools Can Help

By On June 9, 2021

This time last year I boarded my first flight since the start of the pandemic. Since then, I’ve flown on a dozen flights within the U.S. Each trip varied slightly from the… Read More

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10 Books That Illuminate the LGBTQ+ Experience Around the World

By On June 1, 2021

From London to Lebanon, these 10 books set around the world illuminate the enormous range of the LGBTQ+ experience. Thanks to the immersive power of storytelling, readers can better understand the myriad… Read More

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Memorial Day 2021 Travel Trends From TripIt

By On May 24, 2021

Memorial Day weekend (MDW) signals the unofficial start of summer—and Americans are ready to hit the road. As we head into the first major U.S. holiday since massive vaccine rollouts began, we… Read More

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Your Back-to-Basics Guide to Points and Miles

By On May 19, 2021

TripIt is teaming up with our friends at Thrifty Traveler, a site that helps you travel more for less, to share helpful strategies for planning a trip with points and miles in… Read More

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Americans Are Ready to Travel—Are Vaccines Why?

By On May 12, 2021

Move over staycations, Americans are ready for a (serious) change of scenery. Last month we asked almost 2,000 U.S.-based travelers about their 2021 travel plans—and 97 percent said they’re planning a trip… Read More

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4 Tips for Taking the Ultimate Staycation

By On May 5, 2021

While many of us have mastered the art of the staycation (thanks, 2020), we’ve also been able to recognize the value of taking a break from the daily grind—even when said break… Read More

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Prepare for Takeoff: 2 New Enhancements for Air Travel in TripIt

By On April 28, 2021

When it comes to feeling confident about air travel, knowing what to expect from your experience plays a critical role. With expanding travel guidance from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, travelers… Read More

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Updated: What U.S. Travelers Need to Know About Real ID

By On April 27, 2021

More news for U.S. travelers: The deadline for Real ID has once again been extended—this time to May 3, 2023. "Extending the Real ID full enforcement deadline will give states needed time to… Read More