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Some Tips for Working on the Road

Ah The City, the beautiful city of San Francisco. As I sit at my 23rd floor hotel room desk looking out the window at the beautiful skyline this morning, I work away on the lap top. Working you say? Clearly the winner over shopping with the wife at Macys Union Square. Not that I don’t […]

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10 things that annoy me when booking holidays online

Today I read a great post on Travelrants called Ten things that annoy me about booking holidays online. Darren made a list of 10 things that annoy him while booking holidays online. It’s clearly the kind of feedback/information people that work for Online Travel Agencies or Hotel Portals would love to gather from their visitors. […]

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Google Chatback: New functionality added to this blog

I’ve always wanted this feature for “Blog on travel” since Google launched “Google Talk”! On our Chatback page our readers are now able to request a live chat with us. There is no need to install Google Talk as your chat client is your browser (firefox, opera, internet explorer, safari). If we are signed in […]

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Invitations to Netvibes Ginger!

I have been among the lucky ones who were invited to test Netvibes ‘ new version called Netvibes Ginger Beta (the RSS feed reader). I am an early adopter of Netvibes, and I think it’s the best RSS readers available; I have enjoyed a lot the new features Ginger Beta has added and apparently I […]

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The new Tripadvisor site is online: a retail look and feel!

You can have a sneak preview at the new Tripadvisor site by browsing this “beta” microsite that TA globally announced today in its newsletter. The user-generated reviews’ giant Tripavisor (part of the Expedia, Inc. family of travel companies), decided to “create a new and easier to use” site. Kristen Nicole from Mashable previously published an […]

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New spanish travel aggregator Minube.com launched today!

Surprisingly the Spanish online travel market is not saturated by the emergence of aggregation and comparison engines; there is still space for newcomer(s) to enter this segment of the online travel industry. That’s what Minube.com (that literally means “My Cloud” in Spanish) did today by launching this new flight/hotel aggregator “Minube”. Minube.com referred itself as […]