We want to inform you that WP Travel will be permanently removing the deprecated widgets mentioned below in version 9.0.0. To ensure uninterrupted functionality and a smooth transition, we highly recommend updating your website and replacing the deprecated widgets with the appropriate shortcodes and alternative solutions provided.

Here is a list of the unsupported widgets and their recommended replacements:

WP Travel Search Widget (Deprecated): Removal of Deprecated Widgets

Replace this widget using the shortcode [WP_TRAVEL_SEARCH]

For more details regarding adding a search widget using a shortcode.

Please go to the link attached: How to add a search widget using a shortcode?

2. WP Travel Filters Widget

WP Travel Filter Widget (Deprecated)Removal of Deprecated Widgets

Replace this widget using the shortcode [wp_travel_trip_filters]. You can add different filtering options by including parameters in the shortcode. Here are some examples:

  1. keyword : [wp_travel_trip_filters filters=”keyword”]
  2. fact : [wp_travel_trip_filters filters=”fact”]
  3. trip_type : [wp_travel_trip_filters filters=”itinerary_types”]
  4. trip_location : [wp_travel_trip_filters filters=”travel_locations”]
  5. price_orderby : [wp_travel_trip_filters filters=”price”]
  6. price_range : [wp_travel_trip_filters filters=”price_range”]
  7. trip_dates : [wp_travel_trip_filters filters=”trip_dates”]

For more information on the filtering process, please refer to the relevant documentation at How to add Filter Widget using shortcode?

3. WP Travel Enquiry Form Widget

WP Travel Enquiry Form Widget (Deprecated)

Replace this widget using the shortcode [wp_travel_trip_enquiry_form].

Refer to the documentation on How to add Enquiry Form using a shortcode?

WP Travel Featured Widget (Deprecated): Removal of Deprecated Widgets

Replace this widget with shortcode [WP_TRAVEL_ITINERARIES type=featured]. To display trips in a list format, use [WP_TRAVEL_ITINERARIES type=featured view_mode=”list”].

For more detail, please refer to the documentation on How to display featured trips using shortcode?

5. WP Travel Trips by Location

WP Travel Trips by Location (Deprecated): Removal of Deprecated Widgets

Replace this deprecated widget using the shortcode [WP_TRAVEL_ITINERARIES type=travel_locations]. You can display itineraries associated with a location using either the ID or slug:

i. Using ID: [WP_TRAVEL_ITINERARIES type=travel_locations id=3]

ii. Using Slug : [WP_TRAVEL_ITINERARIES type=travel_locations slug=”America”]

Learn more: How to display the trips according to the destinations?

6. WP Travel Trips by Type

WP Travel Trips by Type (Deprecated):Removal of Deprecated Widgets

Replace this widget using the shortcode [WP_TRAVEL_ITINERARIES type=itinerary_types]. If you wish to display itineraries associated with a trip type you can use either the ID or slug:

i. Using ID: [WP_TRAVEL_ITINERARIES type=itinerary_types  id=18]

ii. Using Slug : [WP_TRAVEL_ITINERARIES type=itinerary_types slug=”trekking”]

Explore more: How to display the trips according to the trip types?

7. WP Travel Sales Widget

WP Travel Sale Widget (Deprecated): Removal of Deprecated Widgets

Replace this widget using the shortcode [WP_TRAVEL_SALE_TRIP].

By default, trips will be displayed in the grid view. But if you prefer to display trips in the list format, you can use the following shortcode: [WP_TRAVEL_SALE_TRIP title=”Sale Trips” view_mode=”list”]

For more details, please refer to the documentation on How to display sale trips using shortcode?

8. WP Travel Currency Exchange Rate

WP Travel Currency Exchange (Deprecated): Removal of Deprecated Widgets

Display currency exchange rates using the shortcode [wp_travel_currency_exchange_rates].

You can specify a specific currency code by including the parameter currency_code in the shortcode [wp_travel_currency_exchange_rates currency_code=”CURRENCY_CODE(S)”].

Learn more: How to add a Currency Exchange rate using a shortcode?

9. WP Travel Weather Forecast

WP Travel Trip weather Forecast (Deprecated): Removal of Deprecated Widgets

Display weather forecasts using the shortcode [wp_travel_trip_weather_forecast].

Include the following attributes in the shortcode: title, city, country, and temp_unit.

Example: [wp_travel_trip_weather_forecast title=”title” city=”city_name” country=”country_name” temp_unit=”metric_or_imperial”]

Learn more: How to add Weather Forecast using a shortcode?

We strongly advise updating your website and implementing the suggested changes to ensure a seamless transition and uninterrupted functionality because of the removal of deprecated widgets.

For more detailed information on the available shortcodes, please refer to our official Documentation.