Visiting Wollongong 1

Visiting Wollongong
Tweet I’ve spent a fair bit of time in Wollongong (and the broader Illawarra) over the past five years – recreationally and for study. But I’ve never really thought about what a tourist might be looking for.┬áIn the last few weeks, I have had to approach the city from that angle because I’m organising a ...

Tripping Up II

Tweet After I posted my recent criticism of the travel service TripIt, their twitter account @mentioned me and asked me to contact the service desk. I did that, providing a link to the blog post and said I’d be happy to publish any response. TripIt has since responded. The response is a mostly standard spiel ...

Tripping Up

Tweet Last year, I signed up to the web service TripIt, which promises to help organise (and share) travel itineraries. I travel far less frequently than I’d like to, but I love technology and enjoy playing with new tech. So, I signed up to TripIt and downloaded the Android app. At the time, the service ...