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What is the Travel application and how do I use it in Windows 8?

What is the Travel application and how do I use it in Windows 8?

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The Travel application is a Microsoft preinstalled application for Windows 8 that allows the user to explore over 3,000 different destinations from all over the world. It provides articles, attractions information, maps, weather conditions and 360 degree panorama picture. Also the user can locate flight or hotel and the date that you would like to travel.

  1. From Start screen, launch Charms by placing the cursor on the top right or bottom right hand corner.
     
  2. Select Search.
  3. Select Travel.
     
  4. The Travel application is launched.
     
  5. You can select a specific location by choosing More. 
  6. Browse and select a specific destination.
     
  7. Overview of that specific location will be provided.
     
  8. Scrolling to the right will have addition items such as Attractions and Hotels.
     
  9. Right Click and user will have the following options:
    • Destinations
    • Flights
    • Hotels
    • Best of Web
     
  10. Selecting Flights will allow the user to quickly search for a flight for a specific destination.