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This week's travel startup funding news, all in one place.

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┬áKuala 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.

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Tags: funding, vcroundup

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

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