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Fun, Hotels, Travel, Travel Tips

Are These the 5 Most Amazing Beach Resorts in the World?

Do you ever dream about spending a stress-free weekend in an amazing beachfront villa hotel? Us too (nonstop every day all day). We were looking over the categories at this year’s World Travel Awards and there was a category that caught our eye: The World’s Leading Hotel Beach Villas (so many words to love in a single category name). These are hotels that just happen to be by the beach in exotic locations, where the emphasis is on…
Travel

Norwegians of Dohop – These Are Your 10 Favorite Cities

You really like to travel, don’t you? So far this year, Norwegians have made over 200.000 searches for flights on Dohop.no This is an amazing amount of searches for flights. But where have you been going this year? We took a look into our database and counted up the searches to find out what cities are your favorites. And here they are: Clearly, Paris has been your favorite city this year. A lot of you…
Insider Tips

Beautiful Stopovers in Europe and beyond

Turning flight stopovers into mini vacations Sometimes seeing a flight itinerary with a “Stopover” can be frustrating when you really just want to get to where you need to be. Other times, especially on long journeys, they are also unavoidable. But, often times stopovers can save you money and break up a long trip. If you treat the stopover as a mini vacation, you may find yourself enriching your travel experience.   To find the…
News

Dohop Adds FLYR Fare Protection for Flexible Travel Planning

 in News
San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 29, 2016 Dohop.com, the Iceland-based travel comparison site, today announced the introduction of FLYR Fare Protection to its growing list of customer-friendly flight search features. FLYR Fare Protection is a new service that allows users to guard against fare hikes during their trip planning process.   For a small fee per passenger, FLYR Fare Protection protects today’s airfare for up to 30 days, giving customers the time and flexibility they…
General, News

Dohop nominated in two categories for The 23rd annual World Travel Awards™

 in General, News
We are nominated in two categories for the 23rd Annual World Travel Awards™  World’s Leading Flight Comparison Website World’s Leading Travel Technology Provider 2016   We been nominated for the World’s Leading Flight Comparison Website for the last four consecutive years, beating out much larger companies to take the win in 2014 and qualify as a runner-up in 2015. Since these nominations, we have significantly improved our functionality and design, to deliver a more intuitive, personalized user experience for our customers.…
Travel, Travel Tips

Self-connect flights to great off-season destinations

Self-connect flights and off-season destinations A really great way to save some time and money while traveling internationally, is by booking self-connect flight itineraries to off-season destinations. Non-interlining flight itineraries, or self-connect itineraries, include at least 2 flights on different airlines who are not in an alliance or partnership. The Dohop flight search engine presents these self-connect itineraries in our search results, which we generate by analyzing and packaging flights by schedule and pricing between…
Insider Tips, Travel Tips

Jak spędzić czas na Islandii nie wydając przy tym tony pieniędzy

Jak spędzić czas na Islandii jak jej rodowity mieszkaniec nie wydając przy tym tony pieniędzy? Użyj poniższych wskazówek i wykorzystaj swój wyjazd jak najlepiej! 1. Lataj tanio! Jeśli chcesz sprawić, żeby Twój wyjazd był oszczędny, zacznij od znalezienia taniego lotu. Istnieją przynajmniej dwie linie lotnicze, które oferują bezpośrednie loty z Warszawy i Gdańska do Reykjaviku (KEF) za niewielką cenę: węgierski Wizzair i islandzki WOW air. Najlepsze okazje znajdziesz na Dohop. Można tam trafić na bilety nawet za 400…
Insider Tips, Travel Tips

12 Travel Booking Myths Busted

There are endless travel booking myths out there that can cloud your judgement or negatively impact your travel planning. This can be frustrating when traveling in your home country, but imagine traveling internationally and running into snags because you were not properly informed. We here at Dohop want to help you understand what is true or false about travel booking for Flights, hotels and car rentals. Flight Booking Myths   1. Buying a ticket at the…
Insider Tips, Travel, Travel Tips

5 Reasons to Visit Warsaw This Year

Warsaw is a really awesome city to spend time in, but can be hard to navigate for first-time visitors. The city is big, spread out and lacks a really ‘cool’ center. So we got tips from some Warsaw locals and created a handy must-see guide for you. We want to make sure you don’t end up in a club bouncing with corpo-types and crap DJs playing Eurotrash music and there are so many more things…
Travel, Travel Tips

Long distance love during fall’s cheap flight season

  We love the fall for so many reasons, and it’s not just because it’s pumpkin spiced everything season. The awe-inspiring sunsets have returned and we can feel the air getting cooler here at Dohop headquarters in Iceland (after an unseasonably and greatly appreciated warm summer). Fall is definitely upon us. This week is one of our favorite times of year, as it marks the beginning of the fall travel season, when business conferences begin,…
Travel

Flights From Iceland Have Never Been Cheaper

According to our latest price-comparison for flights from Keflavik airport, it has never been cheaper to fly out of the country. The average price for a return flight from Iceland is now 44.045 krónur and has never been lower. In addition to this, we expect flight prices to dip even further as we head into the fall. Iceland is experiencing a travel boom, and more airlines now have scheduled flights to Iceland than ever before.…
Fun, Insider Tips, Travel

Reykjavik Celebrates Cultural Exchange

Reykjavik Culture Night Saturday, 20 August 2016, marks the official start of the city of Reykjavik’s annual cultural and event programming– when the museums, galleries, theaters and other culture-focused organisations announce their annual schedules. For the past 21 years, Reykjavik has celebrated the occasion with a full day of activities under the umbrella Menningarnótt (Culture Night). The name is a bit misleading, as the day’s events kick off in the morning with the Reykjavik Marathon,…