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Spark your journey

There has been plenty of talk about this travel site in recent months with a successful round of fundraising and a revamp completed in February of this year (2011) and more recently a partnership deal signed with The New York Times.   More

Wanderfly is an interesting addition to the travel planning tools available on the web and can be of great use if you are undecided about where to go. OK so a lot of people might only approach this type of site once they’ve got a destination in mind but for those of you that haven’t it could open your eyes to some places of great interest that you may never have considered.   More

Wanderfly Oct 12th 2010

Trip Planning You’ll Love

The world is our oyster when it comes to travel these days. We can pretty well choose anywhere we want to go in the world and go there assuming we have the the time and money. Well, unless we are in striking distance of Somalian pirates, of course. The time thing is an issue too. Given that we may have limited time to have our annual excursions it would seem a good idea to plan the perfect trip. Tripomatic's is an excellent travel and organize tool that will set you off in the right direction.   Tripomatic  is a travel tool that brings to the market an entirely new approach to ...  More

Tripomatic Oct 18th 2011

Communautary urban guide

Cafesworld is a fledgling travel and social event tool  that gives you an idea of the quality of cool cafes in some of the biggest cities in the United Kingdom, Canada, France and even Australia. There are many that actively hunt out the great coffee places in the world and base their holidays around those meccas to caffeine. Cafesworld takes that one step further by encouraging locals and travelers to recommend and share their favorite cafes in their favorite towns and cities around the world.     Given that we all travel so much these days it is an added bonus if a ...  More

CafesWorld.com Oct 6th 2011

Looking for the best fishing times and where to fish based on fishing weather forecasts?

The newest in the LatestWeather apps applies to your fishing needs. If you've seen any of the other Weather apps that this company puts together you'll know how good and reliable they are. So do you really need a weather forecast if you are just going fishing I wonder. Of course you do. Apart from anything else you'll want to know whether you'll need just your swimmers or an anorak. Latest Fishing Weather is a free sport weather tool that uses accurate weather forecast feeds for every fishery with a full overview of the next 14 days weather which is updated every 3 hours.   Latest ...  More

Latest Fishing Weather Sep 28th 2011

Latest Festival Weather Forecasts provides accurate long term weather forecasts for festivals.

Going to Rock Festivals can be an expensive business these days. Gone are the days when you could just rock up with your sleeping bag and a tent. These days you have to mortgage the house for a three day pass and you have to plan a long time ahead. So what if it's going to rain...or be blisteringly hot? LatestFestivalWeather is a travel event weather tool developed by festival goers who understand what weather information the modern festival-goer needs.   It's all about what to wear really, isn't it? That's assuming there isn't a tornado heading for the site, that is. But knowing the ...  More

Latest Festival Weather Sep 22nd 2011

Let's make travel social - Connect with friends, locals and travelers today!

Traveling can be a tricky business especially when you are on your own. It would be nice if you could connect  with some trusted and like-minded globe trotters and locals to make your adventures even better though, wouldn't it? Tripl is a social networking travel tool that allows you to interact with cool fellow travelers as well as "must meet" locals.   Tripl is part travel guide and half social network. It was formed out of a travel company called Vacation Relation in Sweden. It's main aim in life is to create a more social and global world through the experience of travel. The ...  More

Tripl Sep 20th 2011

Latest Marine Weather provides accurate offshore weather conditions for sea weather forecasts.

Boating can be a dangerous game. Whether you are out for a days fishing or off on a longer trip to warmer pastures you need all the weather information you can get. Latest Marine Weather is truly just what it says it is. This weather and travel tool offers weather forecasts for the next seven days and is updated every three hours   Latest Marine Weather was designed by experienced boating people who know exactly the information the modern boatsman needs in this modern day and age. There is so much information out there for the water traveler that it would be criminal and just ...  More

Latest Marine Weather Sep 15th 2011

Prices worldwide!

Billed purely as a worldwide cost of living comparison site, numbeo.com clearly has ideas to expand beyond that, more of which will be touched on later.  More

Totally free, and with content that can be altered by anyone with an internet connection, the site is obviously keen to disclaim any responsibility for total accuracy. Having said that it does contain useful information which is constantly being updated by users on the move, and the more contributors coming to the party the more accurate the averages will be.  More

Numbeo Apr 6th 2011

A holiday weather forecast service providing accurate live holiday destination weather forecasts.

We've all come back from a holiday and realized that half the clothes we took with us weren't used. With the price of excess luggage on planes these days that can cost you money. If you knew the weather conditions beforehand you could have packed accordingly and saved yourself some money or had more room in your bags for that unique mankini for Uncle Ralph. Latest Holiday Weather is a comprehensive travel weather forecaster tool that will give you an accurate and detailed look at local conditions whether you are traveling in the US or overseas.  More

Latest Holiday Weather Sep 8th 2011

We can't give you more money, but we can show you where it went.

For a lot of travellers knowing the cost of a local beer is about as close as they get to a budget plan. For those with a little more eye for detail however(and more of a handle on their cash) there is now an app available that not only helps you track your spending but can let you know how much that beer will cost too.  More

Budget Your Trip Feb 22nd 2010

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