Category: Knowledge Base

WP Travel Standard Paypal IPN settings

Instant Payment Notification (IPN) allows you to integrate your PayPal payments with your website using WP Travel, so you get immediate notification and authentication of the PayPal payments you receive. You need to set the IPN and for this please follow below given steps. Go to your PayPal dashboard. Click on the setting icon and go to “Account settings“ Go to “Website Settings” which is on the list at the left side. Then go to “ Instant payment notifications ” and click on the update link. Click on the “Edit Setting” link and add your site link as in the… Read More »

Trip Archive page gives 404 error

By default, WP Travel plugin sets the Trip slug base to ‘itinerary’. Due to this reason, your-site-name/itinerary page shows the trip archive and list all the trips. Case that your archive page is giving the 404 error may be because you have set the Trip base to some other slug than itinerary. You can verify this case by going to Admin Panel > Settings > Permalinks > Trip base In this case, your archive page will have the URL site-name/custom-text in Trip base *Note – If you do not have any trips created in your site, you will get the… Read More »

My WP Travel addon(s) is showing “Invalid License”

Your License is expired All of our premium product comes with the initial one year of subscription and will expire after that. To renew the license, you need to re-purchase the plugin (or addon) from the Theme Palace and obtain the new license key. You pre-activated the license The license you obtain is a single site subscription. It can be connected to only one site at a time. If you have activated your license key more than one website (e.g. localhost or staging site) then you will see Invalid License error. You cannot use the same license on your second… Read More »

Is it possible to display the website in multiple languages?

WP Travel is a translation ready plugin and can be translated in any language you want. Regarding the query about displaying the site in the multiple languages, yes definitely you can make your site multilingual and for this, we recommend using the WPML plugin. Using the WPML translation plugin, you will be able to display your site in multiple languages.

Pre Sales Queries

Lately we have been receiving a lot of queries regarding the information prior to the purchase of the pro version of the addon, WP Travel plugin inbuilt features and features of individual addons. We have listed some of the most common queries below : What will I get when I buy a pro version ? Add-ons + Themes or only Add-ons or only themes ? WP Travel Pro is an addon to WP Travel plugin which includes all the premium WP Travel addon features and thus, the purchase of Pro version has nothing to do with the theme. You will… Read More »

How to add a new currency in the currencies list option ?

There is a list of currency type along with there symbol which you can choose according to the currency type of your need.  Apart from the existing list, you can also add a currency type and symbol if you want the one which is not listed prior. To add the currency of your need, you have to go through the child theme. To know more about the child theme, please refer to the below-given link : Child Theme After creating and activating the child theme, refer below-given code, add the details of the currency and finally add the code to… Read More »

License terms and subscriptions

All of our premium add-ons come with the initial 1 year of Subscription i.e. you can download the updates till 1 year of purchase date. But after one year, you will need to renew your subscription in order to continue downloading updates. For the renewing process, you have to simply buy the new product(addon) and use the license that you get from the new purchase. But this subscription has nothing to do with the usages of the addons to your site. You can use it in your site as long as you want it without renewing your subscription. The only… Read More »

Change default country in the Booking form

If you want to change the default country displayed on the booking form then you can do so using the child theme.

To know how to create and activate the child theme please refer to below given link:

Change currency format

If  you wanted to change the display pattern of the currency in the single trip  pages then you can do so by activating the child theme.

Please refer to below given link to know how you can create and activate the child theme.

Parse error: syntax error, unexpected ‘.’, expecting ‘,’ or ‘;’ ….. in inc/coupon/inc/admin/class-admin-metaboxes.php on line 23

If you are getting the Parse  Error with the WP Travel Plugin in the file mentioned above in the title then the issue is most likely due to lower PHP version.  It may be actually an incompatibility with PHP version 5.5, in your web server. PHP stopped support for 5.5 in July 2016 and strongly recommend that it is not used due to security vulnerabilities – see here Further, WordPress Requirements also recommends that the WordPress system config should be PHP version 7.2 or greater which can read more about that here So is case of such issue, it is strongly… Read More »

WP Travel email not functioning

While using WP Travel plugin, you may sometime face a problem where booking emails and contact form details may not be sent to the user. One reason for this could be that a mail() function may not have been working because your host provider may have disabled mail() function.  So here are the thing you can do. At first, you have to make sure your host has enabled the PHP mail functions. Secondly, you can try using the plugin like given below for the mail to function. If the issue persists then kindly contact to your server host and figure out the… Read More »

What is the default page for WP Travel all archive-trips?

This post is specially created to make you clear about the trips archive page. By default, the trip archive page is “itinerary” and URL structure is as given below: But in case if you wish to change the slug other than  “itinerary“,  you can do so from the permalink setting. To know how you can change the slug please refer to below given link: How to change the URL for the trips archive page?

How to change the URL for the trips archive page?

If you wanted to change the URL structure for the trips archive page other than “/itinerary” then you can do so from the permalink setting. For this just go to Admin Panel > Settings > Permalinks and change the slug as per your requirement in the filed “Trip base“.  

How to create a child theme?

Creating the child theme is an easy process. You can create and activate the child theme in two different ways. First method: You can create and activate the child theme manually. To create the child theme manually please follow below given steps: Step 1: Go to your /wp-content/themes/ and create a folder for your new child theme. You may name it anything you’d like. For example, If you want to create the child theme of Travel Log, name it as travel-log-child. Step 2: Create a stylesheet file within the child theme folder. This must be named style.css. Copy and paste the… Read More »

How to create and use trip facts?

Trips Facts is a newly added feature in WP Travel plugin with version (1.3.2). If you are wondering about the process of using this feature then please go through the instruction mentioned below. You can enable the trip facts by going to Admin Pane -> Trips -> Settings -> Facts. How to add new trip facts? In order to add new trip facts, the user just needs to click on ” Add new” buttons. Clicking on the “Add new” button will make the filed appear where you need to enter the field name, select field Type and enter icon classes. Available Options: Field… Read More »