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Dohop Adds FLYR Fare Protection for Flexible Travel Planning

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

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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
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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
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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…
Travel, Travel Tips
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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
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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
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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,…
Insider Tips, Travel
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5 Things to See, Do and Taste in Wroclaw

Is Wrocław one of the most gorgeous cities in Poland? It probably is. In fact, it may even be one of the prettiest cities in the entire world (along with Bergen, of course). Just take a look at this: This year, Wroclaw is the European Capital of Culture for 2016. Wroclaw is considered the Venice of Poland (laced with canals and gorgeous architecture) and has plenty of things to do any time. Here are five things…
Fun, Insider Tips, Travel
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4 Tips to Make Left-handed Travel the Best

Left-handed people don’t have an easy lot in life, living in a world where almost everything is “vice versa”. This can get especially frustrating while traveling. Well, we have a small something for the left-handers of the world, seeing as Saturday is International Left-Hander’s Day. Personally, we think every Saturday should be Left-Hander’s day, seeing as about one in seven people are left-handed. But what do we know. Introducing Dohop‘s four tips for left-handers to make travel more enjoyable.…
Fun, Insider Tips, Travel, Travel Tips
What to wear in Iceland

What to wear when traveling to Iceland

What to Wear: Iceland Insider Style tips We bet one of your first thoughts after booking your flight and adventure itinerary to Iceland is “What to wear?” It’s a legitimate question, particularly because it’s a known fact that Iceland’s weather is constantly changing. More so, one of the very common sayings in Iceland is “Don’t like the weather? Just wait for 5 minutes!” Yet, Icelanders generally manage to be stylish every day while keeping up…
Famous Sights, General, Insider Tips, Travel Tips
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What to do in Iceland. Dohop Staff picks.

Iceland: Dohop Staff favorites    We love Iceland. It’s where Dohop’s travel search engine was created, where we have our headquarters and it’s also a rich resource for our love of outdoor adventure. We thought it would be fun to share with you some of our favorite landmarks and attractions in Iceland among the Dohop staffers. Dohop takes pride in helping you find the best price on your flight, hotel and rental car. So, we thought we could also help…