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Design nuances of Indian Rupee Symbol

Uday Kumar Dharmalingam

We at Cleartrip, have always shared design nuances of products and features we build. We believe it’s a great way to make every reader sensitive to design. Here’s an audio interview with Udaya Kumar Dharmalingam, the man who designed currency sign for the Indian rupee, the official currency of India. Following are design related questions asked… Read more →

Cleartrip + Uber = Simpler Travel + Transport

At Cleartrip, we obsess on the problems our users face and are always on the lookout to identify and solve them. We have been hard at work providing the best travel booking experience for over a decade, and now taking that over to the Local things-to-do space as well. But we realised there’s still a… Read more →

[Design Nuances] Cleartrip now feels more at home

Native fonts on Cleartrip

Cleartrip has always stood for attention to detail; Be it pixel fitted icons or the small little touches that makes the booking experience delightful. Today we would like to share a similar nuance where we’ve tried to make design invisible by changing typeface of our products. After years of using Helvetica, we are moving into… Read more →

Difference between good and great designers

T.S. Eliot book; The Sacred Wood: Essays on Poetry and Criticism (1920) says, “Immature poets imitate; mature poets steal”, and then a number of debatable instances where Pablo Picasso and then later Steve Jobs saying “good artists copy and great artist steal.” Here’s a nice find which describes 9 skills between a good and a… Read more →

Cancellation protection for your hotel bookings

We understand that picking the right hotel for your stay is an important and complex decision. Users often get caught up between searching for the perfect hotel and worrying about steep cancellation charges. In our efforts to ‘make travel simple’, we bring you – cancellation protection to help make your travel accommodation decisions easier. What… Read more →

Cleartrip blog now also on Medium

First of all a very Happy New Year to all the readers. This year we have tonnes of insights on Travel and Local to be shared. So far, we have used the Cleartrip blog mainly for making announcements, sharing design nuances and interesting statistics. In 2017 we plan to continue sharing all of that. In… Read more →

Introducing Search for Local

It’s been just about 6 months since we introduced Cleartrip Local. We’ve made many small but notable changes to the product since then. Most of these are under the hood to improve the product’s performance and your experience with the product. But we’ve also been quietly at work, on a bunch of new features for… Read more →

Re-imagined fare alerts to help you save time and money

Fare Alerts Logo

Purchasing a flight ticket, though a simple and quick affair, causes lot of anxiety to many travellers even today due to the fact that airlines frequently change fares. Staying true to our founding goal of “making travel simple”, we continue to innovate on Cleartrip Fare Alerts which will help you save time and money while purchasing a flight ticket. Let’s take… Read more →