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The Joy of Trip Planning


At the recent PhoCusWright Travel Innovation Conference a speaker waxed lyrical about their new web site, which would relieve its users of the burden of travel planning, letting them get hours of planning done in a few minutes instead. And they considered that a good thing!

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January 26, 2012 by | 1 Comment

Nouvel Orsay – The New Musee d’Orsay

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The wonderful Musée d’Orsay in Paris, home to one of the finest Impressionist and Post Impressionist collections in the world, celebrated its 25th anniversary on 9th December 2011. Marking the occasion, the museum has just undergone a two-year, €20 million refurbishment, the centrepiece of which is the splendid redesign and re-hang of the Impressionist Gallery, […]

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December 13, 2011 by | Comments Off on Nouvel Orsay – The New Musee d’Orsay

Top 11 iPhone Travel Apps

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In the wild world of apps we live in, travelers now have tens of thousands of available apps at the ready to enhance their travel experience. Problem is, which ones are the best? So we did our research and handpicked what we think are the best travel apps on the planet. From translation and packing […]

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December 13, 2011 by | 1 Comment

10 Things You Can Do with a User Account

As you may have noticed, is expanding! In addition to adding thousands of top attractions and travel recommendations, we now provide our travelers with personalized accounts. These accounts allow you to manage your bookings, upload photos, write reviews, and post recommendations for other travelers. Here is a first look at what your account can […]

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October 19, 2010 by | 1 Comment

New Hoover Dam Bridge – It’s Coming!

Having been under construction for nearly five years, the Hoover Dam Bypass is finally almost here! The project began in January of 2005 and is expected to be completed by November of 2010. When finished, the new bridge will connect the Arizona and Nevada highways, spanning across the Black Canyon (about 1,500 feet south of […]

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July 13, 2010 by | 1 Comment

What’s New in Las Vegas

Las Vegas is gearing up for a summer hotter than ever, and we have some great new products to whet your appetite!

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July 6, 2010 by | 3 Comments

Top Things to Do in Orlando: An Update from Jenny

Editor’s Note: Jenny is the person at Viator who finds all of the cool, fun and unique things to do in Orlando (and Florida). She’s just back again from Orlando and wanted to share a few experiences from her trip.

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June 23, 2010 by | Comments Off on Top Things to Do in Orlando: An Update from Jenny

Update for Viator Customers Affected by Europe Airport Closures

UPDATED: April 23, 2010 Air travel in Europe has been thrown into chaos, following the eruption of a volcano in Iceland that is wreaking havoc on airports and airspace across Europe. You have our deepest sympathies if you’re one of the millions of travelers affected by the airport closures in Europe. The good news is […]

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April 19, 2010 by | Comments Off on Update for Viator Customers Affected by Europe Airport Closures

Living a Sustainable Lifestyle

At we’ve spent a lot of time thinking about sustainable travel, and about how we can make a difference. That’s especially true now, as we approach the 40th anniversary of Earth Day on April 22.

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April 1, 2010 by | 3 Comments

Q&A with

Back in September we noticed the launch of a new travel site called Why did we notice it? Well, it’s hard NOT to notice a person sitting in a busy square holding a sign that says: “Help! I’m Experienceless.” We got in touch with Jokin Bereciartu, one of the founders of, and asked […]

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December 14, 2009 by | 2 Comments