Seven Step Travel Process

Seven Step Travel Process
Validation
Sharing
Research
Social Networking
Google WebSearch
Content is King
Video submissions must be curated
Short Films in Documentary form
Vimeo
Youtube
Travelistic.com
travelervideos.com
virtuorist.com
Connect through Social Media
Communities of Interest
Streetfilms
Twitter #carfree
Placemakers
Travel Blog networks
Facebook
whereivebeen.com
Find trending search terms
CarFree
Tourism
Travel
Sustainable
Tourism
Travel
Green
Tourism
Travel
Slow
Tourism
Travel
Creative
Tourism
Travel
Cultural
Tourism
Travel
Volunteer
Vegetarian
Adventure
Planning
Software
Intermodal Journey Planner
Web and App
Web Site w/o Apps
http://www.transportdirect.info
Subtopic 2
http://kite-project.eu/kite/wiki/index.php/Main_Page
Apps w/o web sites
Hopstop
Green Rider
Google Maps
Open Travel Association
Open Plans
opentripplanner.org
Sites
wikitravel
Expedia
Tripit
Kayak
Virtualtourist
Apps
Goby
Trip Advisor
Yelp
Booking
Mobile Apps
Cross Hotel
Web Only
Hotels.com
Orbitz
Mainstream Websites w/Apps
Priceline
Expedia
Travelocity
Kayak
Rail Sites
www.nationalrail.co.uk
Amtrak
amtrak.com
trip.amtrak.com
Travel Green with Amtrak
Amtrak.com walking tours
http://www.amtrakdowneaster.com/
http://www.trainridersne.org/
Gas Calculator
Inspiration
Eco/Social
Related to autotravel
Foreign Oil
Climate Change
Anti-Sprawl
Local Food/Sustainability
Carbon Footprint Calculator
Cultural
"Rail Bias"
Tradition
Creative/Cultural Tourism
Tourism/Ethnography
Present Media Sharing features in a "documentary" context"
i.e Anthony Bourdain
ReBrand "rural" to RenGen
Programs that Highlight Transit Villages
Take Advantage of Local Food popularity
Interoperability with "Local Knowledge" Apps
"Local Knowledge"
whrrll
Crowdbeacon
Do as the Locals Do
Localmind
Integrate with existing "QoP" and "Cultural Tourism" Initiaives
Sense of discovery and adventure
Find scheduling interface that allows for maximum flexibility
Encourage exploration
"Pioneers", "Trailblazers" post entire routes via Geotracking
Economic
Fuel Prices
Airline Prices
Results: Less Long Distance Travel
Gasoline Prices
Short Distance Travel Limited to day trips
Gas Price Calculator
Seen as unnecessary by Gen Y
Travel
GeoLocation
Mobile Only
Foursquare
Gowalla
zigaroute
Facebook Third Party
Checkin Map
Footprints
buzzd
bizzy
Yelp
Web and Mobile
Google Maps Checkins
Latitude
Places
Facebook Checkins
Travel
Travel and Local
Sites
Apps
Mobile only
Maine Lobster Guide
Web Only
Mobile and Web
Tripit.com
wikitravel
Expedia
Kayak
New node
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