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Aribnb Marketing Campaign

New Airbnb Marketing Campaign is Visually Stunning

Marketing a travel brand can have its pitfalls – I’m looking at you Trivago with the messy looking spokesman. However, the new Airbnb marketing campaign, that launched in November 2014, has taken a page out of whimsical ads and campaigns by companies such as Cadbury and Chipotle (The Scarecrow) and created an entertaining and informative new video. Putting my marketer’s ...

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Smart travel with a smartphone

Smart travel with a smartphone

Travelling has become so much easier over the past few years. Much of this has to do with the rise of the smart phone. I confess, I never travel without mine and use it as much as possible to get the right information in any given city. Smart travel with a smartphone is now the norm. Three years ago, when ...

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Things to take on a road trip

Things to Take On a Road Trip

I’m a planner. My husband Frank is spontaneous.  However, there are certain things that we plan for and take on a road trip – whether they are short one-day excursions or weekend getaways. We could live without them, but they do make the drive more pleasant. In no particular order, our top things to take on a road trip: iPad ...

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What to pack when travelling to the UK

What to pack when travelling to the UK

During our UK honeymoon, Frank and I had many a moment where we said “I wish I had not… ” or “I wish I had brought with me…”. Knowing what to pack when travelling to the UK can mean a smooth, stress-free trip or one where you are scrambling to find that one thing that you really need. Prior to ...

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