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Flip.to & Magnetic Marketing: Social Media That Engages 21st Century Travelers

Flip.to, a new marketing service that turns travelers into a brand's best advocates (spreading the word about their upcoming stay or flight to their social networks), has expanded to five continents with over 50 charter members.  Differing markedly from the traditional push or pull marketing of the last century, Flip.to is based on “magnetic marketing” and is already showing extraordinary results when engaging with hotel guests and airline passengers, at time of booking.

NHow Hotel: A Music Oasis In Milan

Niche hotels have been popping up all around the world to appeal to specific groups of travelers, and the latest one in Milan will be music to many travelers' ears (literally)!

Lava Me Tender: Big Rack Rock Invades Japanese Beach!

A five foot wide anatomically correct lava bomb resting on the beach near the Japanese seaside town of Reihoku has got tourists lining up to ogle Mother Nature's bouncy bounty.

Bite Off More Than You Can Chew At China's Mineral Banquet

Welcome to the REAL Hard Rock Cafe. A mineral-rich exhibit at the Stone Museum in the southern Chinese city of Liuzhou City featured marbled roasts, stone cold side dishes and glittering rock candy.

The Insect Of Supercars: Six-Wheeled Covini C6W

One of the strangest supercars of all time, the Covini C6W brings six wheels and 433 horsepower to the road or track.

Wave Cave: Surfboard Bag And Sun Tent All In One

The WaveCave is part surfboard bag, part tent, all beach-ready. Get protection from the sun, wind and sand crabs without any bulky equipment to haul.

iPhone Battery Charger Idea Powered by Wind

A Dutch designer, Tjeerd Veenhoven has come up with a concept that may save all iPhone users some money on their electric bill. Instead of plugging in to constantly recharge Tjeerd has designed the iFan concept. It powers the iPhone by wind.

Chinese High-Speed Train Smashes World Rail Speed Record

China Railway's CRH380A high-speed train has broken the world speed record for commercial rail travel. Will this news make operators of Japan's famous Shinkansen (Bullet Train) blink? If they do, they just might miss it.

Hoo Ha Ride Glide Cream Keeps Your Vajayj Lean, Mean And Clean

Nut pain is no secret, but guys aren't the only ones that get sore in the genitals.

Reisenthel® Mother Child Shopping Bag Makes It Easy For Your Toddler To Help

Toddlers love to help out.  While it sometimes makes tasks a little (or a lot) more challenging, it can be worth it to let them pitch in from time to time just to see the look of pride on their little faces.  The Reisenthel® Mother Child Shopping Bag was made for exactly this purpose....oh, and carrying your essentials, of course.  

Social Media Service For Hotels & Airlines Adds Arrival, Concierge & Loyalty Components

Flip.to's social media and marketing service for the travel industry is broadening its platform with the addition of "Arrival," "Concierge" and "Loyalty" components. As an international operation, Flip.to has been customizing innovative services for boutique hotels, airlines, airports and destination restaurants around the world.

Competitors Partner For Snowshoeing Go-To Guide

Two snowshoe rivals have teamed up for the greater good of the sport, creating a comprehensive website and community dedicated to the oft-overlooked winter sport.

Music-Infused Earmuffs Make a Great Gift or Stocking Stuffer

Keep your ears warm and full of tunes this holiday season.

Moose Knuckles Ski Doo Mitts: Like Uggs For Your Hands

The latest in loud, ugly (but warm) winter wear from our neighbors north.

Top 10 Bizarre Alarm Clocks From Japan That Could Wake Godzilla

You snooze, you lose! Wake up like you've never awoken before with these 10 bizarre alarm clocks from Japan, the land where nobody sleeps - for obvious reasons.

TAM and Airbus Conduct Successful Biofuel Flight

TAM Airlines and Airbus have joined forces for their maiden voyage of Latin America's first biofuel flight.  Using 50% jatropha-based biofuel, the companies hope this is a step toward more eco-conscious air travel.

First Amendment Underwear: Protest TSA Regulations With Novelty Clothing

There is a lot of uproar about the new travel regulations and airport screening that's happening in the US and in Canada, where body scanners are being implemented to screen travelers. As we enter into the holiday season, we're doing plenty of travel, and it's the perfect opportunity to protest the new TSA regulations with fashion.

Luxe Home Swap - Directory Of Luxury Accomodations Around The World

Home swapping is becoming increasingly popular and there are businesses all around the world that focus upon connecting people with homes in the locations they intend to visit. Now, one business is catering just to those that have the highest of high standards.

MXB Motorcrossboard: Motocross Meets Skateboarding For Better Or Worse

A motorized, two-wheeled skateboard designed to tear up trails, fire roads and grass.

V.I.O. Action Cam Goes 1080p

Another camera that combines rugged, outdoor-specific build with full 1080p recording.