the world's smartest travel social network
Too many emails? We hear ya - so unclog your inbox with DAILY EMAIL DIGESTS for all your Tripatini activity. Here's how.
GET NOTICED ON OUR HOME PAGE by posting your notice/news on our Bulletin Board!
BOOK YOUR TRIP on Tripatini! It's easy, it's convenient, and it's a great way to show us your love. When making reservations for your next trip, please check out our fab flights, hotels, & hostels booking engines, covering the entire planet.
Seeing White in Arequipa, Peru
When we think about Peru, Machu Picchu and Cuzco, along with Lima, are usually the first places to spring to mind. But many are this country’s alluring destinations, and none more so than its second city, Arequipa, in the deep south, at the edge of the Altiplano highlands. If the capital is stress, hurry, and humidity, Arequipa is the opposite – relatively tranquil; with a crisp, sunny climate (more than 300 days of sunshine per year); rugged countryside punctuated by the trio of snow-capped volcanoes Chachani, Pichu Pichu, and Misti; and a historic old town built from pale blocks of volcanic “sillar” stone responsible for earning this UNESCO World Heritage Site the nickname... keep reading
Aircraft Maintenance Secrets Revealed
I recently had the opportunity to tour the 220,000-square metre (54-acre) maintenance facilities of Iberia Airlines at Madrid's Barajas Airport, to observe the incredibly meticulous processes brought to bear on enormous and enormously complex machinery that carries tens of thousands of people through the air every day. It was, it goes without saying, an impressive experience ... keep reading
images | Jardoz, Javier Pedreira
Posted by Shannon Farley on March 2, 2015 at 11:11am
Posted by Steve Mirsky on February 25, 2015 at 12:02pm
Posted by Nicholas Kontis on February 21, 2015 at 11:49am