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  • HiddenCity App Sends Travelers on Scavenger Hunts

    Listen up, amateur gumshoes. There's a new way to uncover the hidden city: HiddenCity, an app that works as part city tour, part scavenger hunt. For now, the cities are all in England.

    Posted by Deanna Cioppa on March 22, 2013 at 8:59:00 AM EDT in Travel Tech
  • Download Now: Plotter App

    We may not be professional cartographers, but we're loving this app that lets us plot our favorite points (restaurants, sights, etc) on a map, share maps with friends, and find maps of new cities from others.

    Posted by Deanna Cioppa on March 14, 2013 at 8:56:43 AM EDT in Travel Tech
  • Video: See the World through Google Glass

    Like most, we took one look at Google Glass and thought...really? But then we saw this video and everything changed. Now we're saving our pennies to get in on the action.

    Posted by Deanna Cioppa on February 21, 2013 at 3:11:04 PM EST in Travel Tech
  • Four Coolest Places to Tour on Google Maps

    There is an art to armchair traveling, and Google Maps has mastered it. From their newly released Grand Canyon Street View to the Colosseum, here's where they're taking you (and your computer) now.

    Posted by Deanna Cioppa on February 13, 2013 at 5:20:55 PM EST in Travel Tech
  • Download Now: Find. Eat. Drink. For iPhone

    We will never tire of getting tips from industry insiders. Particularly if those tips are 'where to eat' and the insiders are amazing chefs. That's why we fell for Find.Eat.Drink's new iPhone app.

    Posted by Deanna Cioppa on February 01, 2013 at 8:59:33 AM EST in Travel Tech
  • Best New Travel Tech for 2013

    The future is upon us and it's looking bright. From a luggage tracker and a fork that buzzes when you eat too fast to video snow goggles, these are the most enticing travel gadgets coming out in 2013.

    Posted by Scott Tharler on January 28, 2013 at 5:56:01 PM EST in Travel Tech
  • Download Now: dcovery

    We love a well-curated guide as much as the next guy (duh), but sometimes it's better to have your most important bits front and center. This geek-out-worthy app lets you do just that.

    Posted by Deanna Cioppa on January 15, 2013 at 11:12:25 AM EST in Travel Tech
  • Disney Introduces MagicBands

    With Disney's new MyMagic+ trip planning system, guests will be able to ride-hop, snag FastPasses, and charge merchandise—all without pulling out their wallets.

    Posted by Elizabeth Lynch on January 10, 2013 at 10:33:36 AM EST in News, Family
  • Travel Tech: Best Bridge Cameras

    Love the quality of DSLR cameras but not ready to spend the money on one? Lucky for you, there's a whole class of camera between point-and-shoot and DSLR, and we have the top picks for you.

    Posted by Scott Tharler on January 08, 2013 at 12:32:47 PM EST in Travel Tech
  • Best Travel Gadgets of 2012

    This year saw a ton of new travel gadgets hit the market. As we wrap up 2012, here's a look at the best of the best in travel technology (last minute Christmas gifts, anyone?).

    Posted by Scott Tharler on December 24, 2012 at 1:00:16 PM EST in Travel Tech

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