Why is there so much more pedestrian traffic on the streets in the last few weeks? As a mobile game leveraging both augmented reality and geo-tagging, Pokémon GO has captured the attention of gamers and non-gamers all over the world, and motivated lots of people to get out and capture Pokémon. There are many reasons why Pokémon GO can make your next trip better:
When it comes the Netherlands, big cities like Amsterdam, Den Haag (the Hague), and Rotterdam always come to travellers’ minds. However, you haven’t experienced the real Netherlands if you haven’t paid a visit to a small Dutch town. Here we summarize the top 5 towns you should not miss on your Dutch trip:
Do you know that you can fly non-stop between Los Angeles and Dublin on Ethiopian Airlines based in Addis Ababa? It is very common to see airlines registered in origin and destination countries flying international routes, but there are also “fifth-freedom flights” operated by airlines based in a third country. They are rare as the foreign airlines need to obtain permissions from the governments of both the origin and destination countries in order to launch such routes. With these fifth-freedom flights, it may not require an exotic destination to make your vacation exotic. Here we summarize all the fifth-freedom flights from/to Canada:
With the launch of multiple budget airlines in North America in recent years, consumers are getting excited about travelling for cheap and finding ridiculous deals. At Social Travel, we believe in #TravelFair, and have helped many travellers save money on their hotels and flights. We include many budget airlines such as JetBlue and Frontier in our offerings, unlike many other travel agencies. That being said, names can be deceiving: in the case of “budget airlines”, they may not be the best for your budget under many circumstances. Keep the following items in mind when you consider flying with budget airlines:
At Social Travel, we receive lots of questions from customers about frequent flyer programs when they book flights with us but do not bother signing up for the programs. Names can be deceiving: in the case of “frequent flyer programs”, we believe they are actually great for infrequent social travellers. Here are the top 10 reasons:
When you think of Cuba, most international travellers would probably connect it directly with Varadero. The 20km peninsula stretch of beach as far as the eye can see has been taken over by hotels and all-inclusive resorts. Bringing millions of international tourists every year, Varadero Resort staff can make up to $15 a day in tips in comparison to the $30 or so that some Cuban doctors can make in a month. It is no wonder that tourism is an essential part of the Cuban economy.
Words that have created the life motto for Sudarshan Jagannathan, the founder and CEO of Social Travel, an innovative social enterprise that is challenging how we travel. It is one thing to understand this message, but it is entirely different to intentionally live it on a daily basis.
Want to know how to get the most out of only 5 days in England? Read the actual itinerary of one of our Social Travellers!
Hi all, my name is Sarah and I wanted to tell you about my experience booking with Social Travel and the awesome itinerary they put together for me while I was in England. I hope it inspires you to get out there and see the world in a different way!
At Social Travel, we focus on more than finding you the best deal and delivering unmatched customer service. We are cutting edge in the travel industry and experts who help you make sustainability a component of your travel journey. In addition to the social impact you make just by booking with us, we want to provide you with the answers that will help you crush the obstacles to your travel goals. Regardless of whether you want to make a small difference or a large impact, here is our list of the top 10 best practices to reduce your carbon footprint while you travel.