Traditional tour guides have made a living for centuries sharing the stories about locations.
In the year following the PhoCusWright report titled When They Get There & Why They Go, I’ve seen an explosion of interest and apparent innovation in the tour and activity space.
Mobile destination guide provider GuideHop has raised $800,000 in a bid to speed up expansion of its business across Latin America, China and the US.
TLabs Showcase on travel startups featuring US-based GuideHop, a peer-to-peer marketplace for tours and guided activities.
TLabs Showcase on travel startups featuring Sweden-based GuidePal, a mobile app-based travel guide platform for cities around world.
TLabs Showcase on travel startups featuring Germany-based Excursiopedia, a international marketplace for experiences, tours and activities.
Since the turn of the millennium the industry has been focused on flights, hotels, car hire. Flights, hotels, car hire. Worth repeating so you remember how dull it is.
TLabs Showcase on travel startups featuring France-based Who’sMyGuide, a platform to find and contact local travel guides anywhere in the world.