Articles tagged “trips”

Mr and Mrs Smith Joins Tours and Activities Rush With SideStory Acquisition

Mr and Mrs Smith Joins Tours and Activities Rush With SideStory Acquisition

Patrick Whyte, Skift

Trips, experiences, tours, activities – you call them what you like, travel brands want a bigger piece of the sector. For plenty of companies, it's no longer just about the flight or hotel.

1 year ago

Lessons From the Demise of Another Failed Travel Startup

Lessons From the Demise of Another Failed Travel Startup

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Desti's demise was a no-brainer to predict. It is no accident that Uber and Airbnb are grabbing headlines while me-too trip-planning startups are finding it impossible to compete against TripAdvisor, Lonely Planet and Kayak.

5 years ago