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Travel Tips

9 Tips for a Sustainable Road Trip

By On July 16, 2020

America’s Route 66. Iceland’s Ring Road. Scotland’s North Coast 500. Australia’s Great Ocean Road. With so many iconic routes, a summer road trip in your own backyard might be just the vacation… Read More

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14 Books to Add to Your Diverse Summer Reading List

By On July 8, 2020

The future of international travel remains uncertain. And while we’re all missing the immersive experience of traveling to foreign countries, discovering commonalities with strangers, and embracing new perspectives, we can look to… Read More

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News & Culture

TripIt Zoom Backgrounds: International Travel

By On July 7, 2020

Just in time for TripIt’s expansion into EMEA, we have some new Zoom backgrounds to add a little of that #jetsetlife to your day! So, whether you’re logging in to meetings with… Read More

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Travel Tips

Your Fourth of July Travel Checklist

By On July 1, 2020

Safety. It’s on the minds of all travelers, everywhere. It’s on ours, too. That’s why we’ve pulled together this Fourth of July travel checklist—to help you think through (and prepare for) the… Read More

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Travel Tips

The Best RV Routes for a Summer Road Trip

By On June 25, 2020

With many people hitting the road this summer, RV sales and rentals are at record highs. If you’re looking for the ultimate RV road trip, consider these routes to see the best… Read More

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‘Did All Passengers Wear Masks?’ And Other Questions I Can Answer After Flying During COVID

By On June 23, 2020

After a nearly 12-week flying hiatus, I boarded my first post-lockdown flight at the end of May. As with planning any trip, I weighed my options for departure and arrival times, calculated… Read More

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News & Culture

ICYMI: TripIt Neighborhood Safety Scores Include COVID-19 Data

By On June 18, 2020

When TripIt launched our Neighborhood Safety Scores feature (which shows safety scores for a variety of categories in neighborhoods spanning the world), little did we anticipate a global pandemic. Fast forward two… Read More

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Travel Tips

Why You Should Make the Switch to Safer Sunscreens Now

By On June 16, 2020

The next time you’re headed out in the sun, double-check the labels on your sunscreen. Many places have banned the sale and use of any sunscreen that contains oxybenzone and octinoxate—chemicals that… Read More

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10 Under-the-Radar National Parks Reopening This Summer

By On June 10, 2020

Road trips. Camping adventures. National parks reopening. A once-cloudy summer travel forecast is starting to brighten. And while some of the most popular national parks—like, Yellowstone National Park, spanning Montana, Idaho, and… Read More