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Kiwi Reviews

Not only online, but also on Reddit, Skypicker has been famous or maybe infamous all over the net. But today, we are not going to talk about Skypicker; rather, we’ll see more about its new development to Kiwi. Let’s discover why a travel site which started in 2012 had to change their name in just
four years.

Kiwi actually started from a 2-guy basement with nothing but an idea of revolutionizing the online travel industry. In 4 years, they now have over 560 employees making their dreams happen. All team members of Kiwi are passionate and that got the company off the ground.

Kiwi had advised customers that previous bookings with Skypicker will be carried over to the new branding, and the booking management or reservation won’t be affected. As promised, Kiwi will remain with the same relentless dedication for cheap flights and complete customer satisfaction. Now, let’s look at the domain of Kiwi.

Know More About Kiwi

Kiwi is an online travel agency with groundbreaking Virtual Interlining technology and a focus on exceptional customer service. Their unique flight search algorithm allows their customers to combine flights from airlines that do not normally collaborate into a single itinerary, often resulting in significant savings.
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There are more than 600 notable passenger airlines operating in the world. Some of them operate autonomously; some of them cooperate with others, creating alliances to be able to offer more destinations. Unfortunately, many low-cost carriers do not have cooperation agreements with the big airlines, severely limiting the combination options available to travelers.
mobile app
Kiwi removes this limitation by allowing travelers to create itineraries from nearly limitless flight combinations. The German magazine Focus found them to be, on average, 28% cheaper than the competition while, in some cases, the savings can be as high as 90%.

Kiwi also has a mobile version of all these services which can be downloaded from the App Store and Google Play Store. The functionalities and features of the travel app are a complete replica of the PC version. The travel app will provide customers with one-click access from mobile to their boarding passes and e-tickets.

For any questions regarding flight search or  booking, their customer service is available 24/7. However, given that the customer service is operational for 24 hours a day, Kiwi reviews are not as pleasing as the company sounds.

Kiwi Reviews From Customers

Remember earlier when we said that they are actually infamous on Reddit? A topic actually started on Reddit wherein travellers had been commenting about false results showing on the travel search engine. Low-cost airfare which are non-existing is the top-ranking topic from those comments. Apart from that, Kiwi reviews on TrustPilot show several complaints about Kiwi, but we can’t read them since they are in a foreign language.
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How To Reach Them?

  • Website URL:                  https://www.kiwi.com/us/
  • Contact Number:            +1 202 844 4159 (US)
                                           +44 203 808 5910 (UK)
                                           +1 613 699 4479 (CA)
  • Contact Page:                  https://www.kiwi.com/en/content/feedback
  • Head Office Address:       Bakalovo nabrezi 2, 639 00 Brno, Czech Republic


Kiwi Reviews-kiwiIf you’ll base your deduction with just the appearance and features of Kiwi, undoubtedly, the travel site seems to be one of the unique structures and services. However, if you’ll take time to read and understand consumer complaints, these make you think that Kiwi is just a show. The reason of changing the name for betterment seems to be in question. Why Kiwi? What does it have to do with the fruit with brown fuzzy skin and pale green flesh? Feel free to leave a comment below.


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5 Places to Visit in Croatia
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Since then, Croatia has tried to build a new identity, combining both its natural and cultural heritage with a clear vision of the future. “The Mediterranean as it once was,” says the Croatian National Tourist Board motto, with a 21st-century nod towards respect for the environment and sustainable tourism. Let’s take a tour in this article. Let it be known the 5 Places to Visit in Croatia!

1. Plitvice Lakes National Park
5 Places to Visit in Croatia-Plitvice Lakes National Park

This famous attraction in Croatia is first on our list: and, not only first on this list, but also the most beautiful natural wonder in Croatia and all of Europe. This park consists of several breathtaking lakes, waterfalls, and lush forest. Though, the most-visited are the 16 interconnecting lakes that are divided into upper and lower clusters. The lakes give a contrast of distinct colors from turquoise to blue, green and gray. We are pretty sure, you would admire how the “Veliki Slap” looks like during winter season.

Tourists can see face-to-face this natural wonder and surrounding area by walking along the assortment of wooden walkways as well as by boat.

2. Pula
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The Pula city is located at the southern tip of the Istria peninsula in the Adriatic Sea. This city is popular for its rich ancient-Roman-times view of the arena (well-preserved Roman amphitheatre found in the heart of the city). This will take you as far back as when fans flocked the city’s amphitheater to watch gladiator fights. Though, we all know, during those times, various governments ruled by power over centuries. No worries, because Pula belongs to Croatia today. Aside from Roman ruins and mix of cultures, the city also has a long tradition of winemaking, fishing, and shipbuilding.

3. Trakošćan Castle
5 Places to Visit in Croatia-Trakošćan Castle

“I’m not a princess, this ain’t a fairy tale
I’m not the one you’ll sweep off her feet,
Lead her up the stairwell
This ain’t Hollywood, this is a small town.”
– Taylor Swift|White Horse

Taylor Swift was right about that. This Trakošćan Castle ain’t a fairy tale or Hollywood. Because, the most amazing Croatian castle is sitting atop a hill in the small town of Varaždin. How old is the castle? It dates back to the 13th century. The man-made lake built at the foot of the castle makes the Trakošćan Castle a total package. In 1953, the castle was opened to the public as a museum until now.

Here, have a 360° look at the Trakošćan Castle: http://www.trakoscan.hr/360/virtual-tour2/

4. Rovinj
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Now, let’s go to the star attraction of the northern Istrian peninsula. In the 5 Places to Visit in Croatia, Rovinj is actually one of the most visited. Why? It is also known as a traditional fishing village.  Discover the verdant islands, hike through the woodlands of the Golden Cape or seek out a little-known sunbathing spot along the coast. This archipelago of 20 islands has an old town set on a small peninsula. Just by imagining that, it feels like you are personally on a one-of-a-kind island where narrow streets of cobblestone, stairways, arches, and other interesting architecture are found. Some of the world-renowned structures in the city are the 12th century town clock and St. Euphemia’s Basilica.

5. Veli Rat Lighthouse
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This place will actually fulfill two of your wish lists: travel to see a prestigious lighthouse, and swim on clear sea water. This active lighthouse serves as a specific landmark of the village (Veli Rat). Veli Rat Lighthouse is frequently visited by guests from all over the world since the lighthouse’s location is dense or surrounded by  pine trees, beautiful bays, and pebble beaches; it is considered one of the most beautiful, popular vacation destinations in the Adriatic.

How old is the lighthouse? It was built in 1849 during the Austro-Hungarian rule and was used by seamen by then. The 40-meter (130 feet)-high lighthouse now serves as a tourist attraction. How is it maintained? The lighthouse keeper and his family live in the lighthouse, so expect a warm welcome with every visit.

5 Places to Visit in Croatia-flag map This combination of timeless unspoilt nature coupled with beautifully-preserved centuries-old architecture and a lively contemporary cultural scene, including an ever-growing number of electronic and alternative music festivals, promises rewarding memories for anyone who wishes to explore it now.

Pro Tip: If you’re planning to fullfill the 5 Places to Visit in Croatia, make sure to do your research first; also try looking to book your flights using online travel agencies as they tend to, on average, reduce airfare costs by about 43%, a few good ones being Flighthub.com, Travelocity.com, JustFly.com or Expedia.com.