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App Review: Foursquare’s Swarm Wants to Be Your Travel Journal

At TPG, we’re huge fans of using smartphones to enhance our travel experiences. While certain apps like Google Maps and TripIt serve as practical additions to your home screen, it’s … Read entire article »

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My Experience Using Grab, The Airport Food Ordering App

Someone from American recently told me that the airline integrated Grab into their app. I had never heard of Grab, so did some research and finally had the chance to … Read entire article »

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Inflight Wifi For Just $10 Per Month?!

I’m generally a firm believer in the concept of “if it sounds too good to be true, it usually is.” That’s why this offering leaves me scratching my head. View from … Read entire article »

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Russia Is Blocking VPN Usage As Of November 1, 2017

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about how China is planning on blocking all VPN usage by February 2018. China has what’s commonly referred to as the “Great Firewall,” … Read entire article »

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Travel Photos May Make Your Online Dating Profile More Appealing

Travelers searching for love, fear not. With nothing more than a camera and a plane ticket to somewhere special, you may be able to turn your mobile dating profile into … Read entire article »

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The Fastest Airport Wi-Fi in North America, Ranked

Walking into an airport terminal can be an overwhelming experience. The bright white lights and sounds of gate changes and last calls announced over the intercom make it almost impossible … Read entire article »

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Etihad Increases The Cost Of Onboard Wifi

The Gulf carriers are under a lot of financial pressure from their respective governments, and have been doing significant cost cutting lately. I’d say that Etihad has probably been doing … Read entire article »

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The Infatuation’s Text Recommendations Arrive in LA, Thanks to Delta

There are more than 10,000 restaurants in Los Angeles, according to TripAdvisor. And with so many to choose from, we understand the daunting decision-making process that visitors and locals go through. … Read entire article »

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