What We’re Reading About … Adventure Travel, Apps & More
A curated weekly list of worthy reads that recently caught our attention.
Are travelers more interested in adventure travel? Given the news this week regarding the growth of adventure OTAs (including Airbnb’s launch of adventure-focused, multi-day Experiences), it sure seems so.
Also in the news: OTAs and travel apps focused on experiences made it into the New York Times; and Ticketing Business News examines the ups and downs of Accesso’s stock price.
Give these important articles a read:
Adventoro Aims to be the Go-To Platform for Adventure-Based Activities in Southeast Asia
The Southeast Asia OTA Adventoro curates hundreds of trips and experiences across Malaysia, Indonesia, Laos, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam that promise adventure … Read More at e27
Have App, Will Travel Like a Local. Hopefully.
The push to get travelers to book tours and activities through mobile apps and websites has never been more vigorous … Read More at New York Times
Airbnb Launches Adventures, its Foray Into Multi-Day Tours
In its quest to become an everything-for-everyone travel company, Airbnb is expanding beyond its one-day Experiences into week-long treks … Read More at Fast Company
Insights: Riding A Rollercoaster with Accesso
The ticketing tech company Accesso has had a rapid rise and fall on the London Stock Exchange—what’s the outlook for this brand? … Read More at Ticketing Business News
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