This week’s roundup of new travel startups looks at some clever niche sites and services that use a combination of hashtags, Airbnb-inspiration, the Facebook social graph, and an events calendar to pair travelers with specific types of trips and advice.
Photo Credit: Moscow-based Travelatus finds travelers concerts and sporting matches based on social recommendations. Screenshot / Travelatus
Travel Booking Is Finally Coming to Instagram
The Personalized Approach to Upselling, Cross-Selling, and Everything in Between
Popular Travel Apps Shared Detailed User Information With Facebook
Meetings & Events
Meeting Planners Turn to Mobile Tools for Event Sourcing
Tourism Boards Offer Funding to City Police Departments to Boost Security