weekly_startup_fundingEach week we round up the latest crop of travel startups that have received or announced funding that week. The total amount raised this week was $3.6 million.

Here are two companies that announced they raised funding this week, listed in order by the highest amount raised. See previous roundups here.

>>Triposo raised a $3.1 million venture round from undisclosed investors bringing the Berlin, Germany-based startup’s total funding to more than $9 million.

Triposo is an iOS and Android algorithm-based travel guide app that delivers information, maps and customized recommendations for travelers. It also works offline and the startup claims to have 25,000 destinations and 6 million travelers on the app.

>>HostelHunting raised a $500,000 seed round from new investor KK Fund and this is the Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia-based startup’s first funding round.

The startup lists more than 20,000 hostel accommodations on its site and focuses on helping students find rooms near colleges and universities around the world.

Photo Credit: Triposo is an iOS and Android algorithm-based travel guide app that delivers information, maps and customized recommendations for travelers. Triposo