Articles Tagged ‘twitter’

Stuff Hotel Guests Say…On Twitter

Stuff Hotel Guests Say…On Twitter May 18, 2011 | Travel News | Read More
We love it when someone takes a Twitter account and turns it into something brilliant, like Justin Halpern’s “Sh*t my Dad Says,” which incidentally launched Halpern into global fame. But recently we stumbled upon a Twitter feed for travel junkies: GuestsFromHELL. Similar to Overheard in New York...

Traveling in Style – Paris Hilton Style

Traveling in Style – Paris Hilton Style July 27, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
When it comes to personal finance, life is a series of choice based on what you can afford. Do you go organic and shop at Whole Foods everyday, or do give your bank account a break and shop at Safeway?  Are you cruising around in a luxury-brand car, or are you sticking to a more affordable compact car?...

Don’t Worry, Justin Bieber Won’t Be Playing in North Korea

Don’t Worry, Justin Bieber Won’t Be Playing in North Korea July 9, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
With over 3.5 million followers on his Twitter and over 230 million views on his most recent YouTube hit, Canadian teen celebrity Justin Bieber is certainly the flavor of the week. He has inspired a variety of internet phenomena, including the recent week’s exploits – the attempt to send...

Twitter World Leaders: Spears, Kutcher, Obama, and JetBlue?

Twitter World Leaders: Spears, Kutcher, Obama, and JetBlue? May 26, 2010 | Celebrity Travel, Travel News, USA | Read More
This past weekend was a huge and historic one in the 140-character world of Twitter.  Sometime Sunday night, Britney Spears (@BritneySpears) became Twitter’s most followed tweeter, surpassing Austin Kutcher (@aplusk) with somewhere in the neighborhood of 4.95 million followers.  The day before,...

NileGuide 5 with Kevin May of Tnooz

NileGuide 5 with Kevin May of Tnooz May 19, 2010 | NileGuide 5 | Read More
Kevin May is editor and co-founder of Tnooz.com, a news site for the travel, tourism and hospitality industry focusing on travel technology, social media, digital marketing and electronic distribution. A journalist of 17 years and armed with a criminology degree, Kevin has worked on a newspaper for the...

Everest Spring Cleaning: Team Risks Lives For Corpses, Trash

Everest Spring Cleaning: Team Risks Lives For Corpses, Trash April 20, 2010 | Eco-Travel, Travel News | Read More
An elite team of 20 Sherpas will begin climbing on May 1 to remove tons of trash and the bodies of climbers who perished in Everest’s “death zone,” notorious as the mountain’s most treacherous stretch.  Over 26,240 feet (8,000 meters) above sea level, the “death zone”...

Teen Environmentalist Spends Spring Break At North Pole

Teen Environmentalist Spends Spring Break At North Pole April 14, 2010 | Eco-Travel, Travel News | Read More
Saturday, 15-year-old Parker Liautaud reached the North Pole and became the first person at the top of the world to check in with Foursquare, a GPS-based social media cell phone app.  (Santa for some reason refuses to get an iPhone.)  Liautaud had also attempted to become the youngest person ever to...

Top 10 Travel Twitterers

Top 10 Travel Twitterers March 24, 2009 | Top 5/10 Lists | Read More
Twitterers, tweeters, twavelers, twits – whatever you call them, there are plenty of travel-related people and brands on the micro-blogging platform these days. It’s a great way to connect with other web-savvy travelers and travel professionals and to learn of-the-minute travel news, tips,...