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Melisse Hinkle

A New England native but explorer at heart, Melisse has traveled throughout North America, biked through rice paddies in Bali, seen the Northern Lights in Iceland, walked alongside llamas in Machu Picchu and made her way around Europe while studying abroad in London. She is the Head of Content and Social Media for North America at Cheapflights.
Posts by Melisse Hinkle
Not your average accommodation: 10 cool places to spend the night 1

Not your average accommodation: 10 cool places to spend the night

Step aside, traditional hotels: Spend the night in one of these 10 cool sleeping spots instead.
Melisse Hinkle
Drum roll, please! The Scratch That Travel Itch winner is…

Drum roll, please! The Scratch That Travel Itch winner is…

Congratulations, Stefanie Goldhar! You're the grand prize winner in Cheapflights' Scratch That Travel Itch competition!
Melisse Hinkle
11 packing personalities: What your suitcase says about you

11 packing personalities: What your suitcase says about you

Read on to discover your packing personality and what it may reveal about you as a traveller.
Melisse Hinkle
Scratch & Win

Scratch that travel itch and win £1,000

We’re giving away a £1,000 travel voucher to one lucky winner for a dream holiday to your destination of choice.
Melisse Hinkle
Cool loos you can use: Top 10 public toilets worth talking about

Cool loos you can use: Top 10 public toilets worth talking about

Loo, john, commode, porcelain god, toilet — whatever you call it, we all need one at some point during our...
Melisse Hinkle
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Travellers, tweet the #TravelGenie for a chance to win!

The magical #TravelGenie is roaming the Twitter-verse looking for travellers on the go.
Melisse Hinkle
12 things travellers forget (and how to make do without them)

12 things travellers forget (and how to make do without them)

These 12 things are commonly left at home, but there are ways to survive a trip without them.
Melisse Hinkle
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Travel bloggers, tweet the #TravelGenie for a chance to win!

The magical #TravelGenie is roaming the Twitter-verse looking for tips from the most best travelled of travellers: travel bloggers!
Melisse Hinkle
9/11 memorials around the world

Picture Post: 9/11 memorials around the world

The physical displays commemorating Sept. 11 are sacred, powerful and moving. Pictured here are just some of the many touching 9/11 memorials around the world.
Melisse Hinkle