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The Travelling Apps

February 18, 2013

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There are so many apps out there designed for making your travelling life that little bit easier. Today, we’re having a look at what apps are available for different devices and also ways in which technology is being used to allow tourists to learn a bit more about where they are staying. And all the [...]

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The world’s most romantic holiday destinations

April 17, 2012

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You’ve just tied the knot the man or woman of your dreams, the bouquet has been tossed to the to the eagerly awaiting scrum of singletons, and now you’re off to one of the most romantic places in the world with the most important person in your life. Setting the right foot forward when you [...]

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ASA bans TripAdvisor’s ‘reviews you can trust’ claim

February 1, 2012

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TripAdvisor has been told by the Advertising Standards Authority they have to rewrite some of their marketing claims. The order comes as the review site has been claiming the reviews on their site can be ‘trusted’. However the ASA says that as entries can be added without any verification or authorisation, they cannot be sure [...]

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Tripadvisor – Helpful Angels or Pedantic Devils?

November 1, 2011

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Tripadvisor.com is a travel website that gives customers a platform from which to share travel information, they can post reviews on hotels, B&B’s, restaurants and attractions – along with other more general information, as well as posting questions in the many interactive forums. Tripadvisor is a behemoth of user-generated content and something of a pioneer, [...]

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TripAdvisor facing investigation from Advertising Standards

September 2, 2011

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Travel review site TripAdvisor is facing an investigation from the British Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) following a complaint from reputation management company KwikChex Ltd.

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TripAdvisor hits 50 million reviews

July 22, 2011

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Travel website TripAdvisor was launched in 2000 as an alternative to the sales pitch offered by travel agents and brochures helping travellers plan their trips using reviews based on the experiences of others. Now it is the world’s largest travel website with more than 40 million users every month. This week the website is celebrating [...]

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