Nick Vivion

 
Nick Vivion

Nick Vivion is a reporter for Tnooz, based in New Orleans, USA.

His passion for travel technology led him to travel around the world shooting travel videos for Current TV and Lonely Planet TV in 2006 and 2007.

He shot on Mini-DV, edited on a white MacBook, uploaded and shared online as he traveled. His moxie for travel video has resulted in over two million views on his YouTube partner channel.

In addition to travel, Nick co-founded of one of the web’s most talked about LGBT media sites, Unicorn Booty, and has gone "blog-to-brick" with a bricks-and-mortar restaurant called Booty's Street Food in New Orleans – serving street food from around the world.

 
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Clearly we’re not the only ones that were paying attention with Mapbox’s product that can fuel all kinds of mapping needs within …

 
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Mobile continues to drive more bookings in travel, with one in five dollars now coming from the channel. This is according to …

 
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Mapbox, who’s client list includes Roadtrippers, has now expanded into an open mobile SDK, free for up to 50,000 MAUs. The startup focuses …

 
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Just a few months back, Tnooz spoke with HomeAway CEO Brian Sharples about the differences between his company and Airbnb. One of …

 
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It’s been awhile since we’ve had a single carrier feud so widely with online travel sites — the most notable recurring feud …

 
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UK travelers who have never cruised before are inclined to embark on one soon, according to a recent survey of 2,000 adults. …

 
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Two reports from Switchfly reveal ancillary alignment between airlines and their passengers: The airlines are seeing success in selling ancillaries and the …

 
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With a strong dollar pushing tourist demand in Europe from American leisure travelers, and a generally strong global demand for new concepts, …

 
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Airbus has taken to crowdsourcing to brainstorm new ideas for aviation technology, asking teams across the globe to deliver some new technologies that …

 
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It’s rare that a travel startup comes out with a wholly unique concept, so its exciting when a category is created. DUFL …

 
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