Sebastian Hilbert

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Lessons from the Boss

Bruce Springsteen turns 64 this week—and he looks great. While I’ve never been much of a fan of his music and haven’t understood the Boss phenomenon, seeing him perform for hours on end at Wrigley Field last year changed all that.<p>As his performance and the photos clearly show us, he must be doing …

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Video: Mountain Biking A Dream Trail

The video below is brought to us via the Trailbusters, a team of mountain bikers who travel with a philosophy of challenging themselves to ride in …

Sydney Hotel Offers Free/Discounted Stays to Avid Instagrammers - Vagabondish

With the advent of Klout, avid social media users are finding a world of new perks at their disposal. For travelers, this often means deeply …

Ignore the rapid rise of mobile at your peril [INFOGRAPHIC]

Believe or not, there are still quite a few figures dotted around the industry who remain sceptical about how influential mobiles and tablets will be …

Modern Memmo Alfama Hotel Opens in Lisbon

Just in time for fall trips to Portugal, a new hotel has debuted in Lisbon’s oldest neighborhood, Alfama.<p>A member of Design Hotels, the new Memmo …

Swimming Pools

The E-Bike Revolution

Felt Fat-E<p><i>Fat bikes just keep getting...well, bigger. Specialized, Kona, and, if the rumors are true, Trek all have big-tire bikes either out now or on the way. And in spite of the desert locale at the first day of Interbike's Outdoor Demo, the stalls were full of fat bikes, even if many of the</i> …

Mountain Biking

Everything a travel company needs to know about email marketing

Sending email blasts and getting some kind of ROI is as easy as opening a tin of spam, right? Well, not exactly, as hundreds of hoteliers and chains …

The most popular mobile OTA and metasearch apps so far in 2013

Which travel apps were the most popular in the first half of 2013 for the United States and the United Kingdom?<p>That question was answered this month …

Splash out: the world's most amazing waterfalls

The bigger they are, the harder they fall – feel the power of the planet's mightiest and most beautiful waterfalls.<p>1. Victoria Falls, Zambia/Zimbabwe<p><i>Image by MAZZALIARMADI.IT</i><p>Explorer David Livingstone could be accused of dampening expectations by naming these falls after England's doughy queen: …

Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …

European Travel

Bike Touring Special: The 500-Mile Idaho Hot Springs Mountain Bike Route

<b>For more than 35 years, the Adventure Cycling Association’s maps</b> have beckoned riders to unfold them, dig in, and dream about the next big trip – …

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Does your hotel wifi suck? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some estimates put the amount of lost revenue across the industry from lost bookings due to poor wifi at close to $5 billion a year.<p>And while the …