Whimsy Provides a Simple Platform to Take-Off Adventurously

By: Meghan Young - Jan 22, 2015
References: whimsy.travel & coolhunting
Exploring the world is on many people's bucket lists and this offbeat travel website helps that goal in a simple and unique way. Appropriately dubbed Whimsy, it asks a simple questions, 'Where are you flying from,' and then generates a few affordable, last minute trips to adventurous places around the globe. Encouraging offbeat travel in only the best way, those behind Whimsy write, "Life is too short to sit around wondering where to go next. At whimsy, we uncover those hidden gems for you."

Beautifully designed, it would be easy to visit the offbeat travel website simply for the spectacular photos alone. Yet it also functions very practically. Cool Hunting reports, "The site utilizes an algorithm that combines cost savings with macro weather patterns—ensuring you don't end up booking tickets to your dream destination only to find out later you'll be arriving at the height of the rainy season."