Tag Archives: budget travel

THE UNOFFICIAL GUIDE Uses Algorithms to Save Travelers’ Time and Money at Walt Disney World

“A tourist’s best friend!”—Chicago Sun-Times “Indispensable.”—The New York Times August 20, 2008 – Is it possible to use evolutionary algorithms to create touring plans that can save up to 4.5 hours of waiting in line per day? How about using a technological optimization program that determines which of the admissions options is the best suited […]

Despite $4 Gas, Road Trips Are Still On With Frommers

July 22, 2008 – The great American road trip is on—even with $4 gas. Traveling a few hours from home to see local sights is still affordable, and Frommer’s® Travel Guides can help reveal where to drive to without breaking the bank. You can’t assume fuel is “free” any more. But especially when you pack […]

Travel Guru Arthur Frommer Posts 1000th Blog Entry

July 22, 2008 – The world’s foremost travel authority, Arthur Frommer, has posted his 1000th blog entry today on Frommers.com. Mirroring his classic best-selling EUROPE ON FIVE DOLLARS A DAY, Frommer’s first blog post on May 8, 2007 was titled “Europe and the sinking dollar: what do we do now?” Since then, Frommer has posted […]