What We’re Reading About … Adventure Travel, Apps & More

A curated weekly list of worthy reads that recently caught our attention.

by | Jun 13, 2019

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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