Planely.com, a social travel-media website that connects fliers on the same flight or airport, she was eager to join. Traveling, especially by plane, has gone from glam to glum. To try to reverse the trend, social travel-media websites linking travelers around the world have popped up. Many help travelers plan trips and share their experiences.
Most of the social travel-media sites help travelers crowd-source trips. In other words, members create a social network or use their existing ones on Facebook, LinkedIn or Twitter and ask friends for advice on where to go, what to do and what to eat.